linear irrigation design

Linear irrigation design

The purpose of this design guide is to acquaint the irrigation designer with some of the unique considerations involved in designing linear irrigation system installations. This guide does not attempt to cover the basic linear irrigation system design considerations such as water quality, crop consumptive use requirements, water management, climate, etc; it is assumed the…

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Irrigated acreages

Irrigated acreage, when combined with the crop water needs, form the basis for the system water requirement. Thus, accurate field measurements properly size the center pivot and also help determine the volume of water to be pumped. – Determine the precise field dimensions and draw a scaled field map. Label all dimensions. – Generally, the…

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Grounding

Normally, if a Pivot irrigation system is properly grounded and fuse sizing is correct, there is very little probability of an individual being injured by electrical shock.