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Cablegation VI. The Waterbrake Controller

Kincaid, D.C. (1985) Cablegation VI. The Waterbrake Controller. Transaction of the ASAE. 28(6):1957-1960.

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THE waterbrake was developed as a low cost means
of controlling the plug speed in the cablegation
automated surface irrigation system. The waterbrake is a
simple hydraulic device requiring no external power
source and can be built with locally available materials.
The design equations are an extension of those presented
in the previous papers. The cable reel design is also

Item Type: Article
NWISRL Publication Number: 0566
Subjects: Irrigation > Irrigation control
Practical farm efficiency
Mass Import - autoclassified (may be erroneous)
Depositing User: Dan Stieneke
Date Deposited: 20 Nov 2010 21:52
Last Modified: 13 Jan 2017 20:49
Item ID: 448