These systems require higher pressure and more labour input than pivots, and can cost more to run. But the benefit is they fit odd-shaped areas and allow trees and existing infrastructure to remain in place. They can be used for both irrigation and effluent application.
Ranging in size from 18 metres to 40 metres and allowing lane spacings from 18-48 metres. For ease of operationg the booms are transported on the reel and a fixed lift system has been developed to transport the boom safely.
WaterForce mounted booms are designed to suit OCMIS hose reels from 75mm OD hose up to 125mm OD hose. Optional blanking plates with or without end sprinklers allows the boom width to be reduced to avoid awkward obstacles.