ORDERS POURING IN FOR ORBIT IRRIGATION PRODUCTS, INC.'S NEW ABOVE GROUND ROTARY SPRINKLER
North Salt Lake City, Utah - February 3, 2003 – Orbit® Irrigation Products, Inc., one of the world"s leading manufacturers and suppliers of irrigation products for the residential and commercial markets, announced today their first of a kind above ground rotary sprinkler. Major home improvement retailers have already pre-ordered huge quantities of Orbit’s "Rotary Sprinkler on Spike.”
“The momentum for our new above ground rotary sprinkler has been terrific,” said K.C. Ericksen, Orbit CEO. “Our customers have been asking for an easy to install, easy to use rotary sprinkler that hooks onto a garden hose – and this is it. With one garden hose and this sprinkler, home owners and renters alike will be able to easily water an 85 foot diameter area.”
The “Rotary Sprinkler on Spike” is one of Orbit’s SunMate® above ground products, which are engineered and manufactured for years of trouble-free operation. The new rotary sprinkler comes with a durable zinc step spike. To place it in the ground - simply step on it. It also comes with a connector, to easily attach two garden hoses and multiple sprinklers.
Features of the Rotary Sprinkler on Spike:
- Closed case impact sprinkler design
- Control adjustability – adjusts up to 360 degrees
- Diffuser screw to adjust spray distance for more controlled watering
- Covers up to 85’ diameter
- Durable Zinc Step spike
- Connector for connecting multiple sprinklers
- 5-year warranty
Orbit’s “Rotary Sprinkler on Spike” will be available in the U.S. later this month at all major home improvement centers and major retail outlets.
About Orbit’s SunMate products
Orbit’s SunMate® product line consists of above ground hose-end products that are engineered and manufactured for years of trouble-free operation. From sprinklers to pistol nozzles to hose fittings and accessories, the Orbit SunMate® product line is consistently rated as the most versatile and functional in hose-end irrigation. Orbit SunMate® packages many of its most popular products together in different combinations to best meet the needs and desires of both the consumer and the retailer. These strengths, coupled with Orbit SunMate’s® reputation for superior quality, make it one of the leading lines of hose-end products in the industry.
Orbit Irrigation Products is the market share leader in the retail do-it-yourself irrigation business. Orbit manufactures and distributes more than 1,500 quality lawn and garden irrigation products to customers worldwide under the sub-brand names Orbit Professional®, WaterMaster®, DripMaster®, SunMate® and Arizona Mist®. Orbit products can be purchased both domestically and internationally at most contractor supply houses, home improvement stores, and lawn and garden centers. For more information go to www.orbitonline.com or call 1-800-488-6156.