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Optimal garden pressure irrigation system

1/4" (6.3mm) tubing has gigantic friction losses. That is, loss of pressure when water is flowing that increases with length. 5.5mm tubing is going to be worse. Given the scale implied by trees ...
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Optimal garden pressure irrigation system

You will drive yourself crazy trying to get equal pressure on each nozzle. The goal is to get the correct amount of water to each plant. Concentrate on flow rather than pressure. The bottom drawing ...
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Water filtration loop and pipe diameter

It depends entirely on flow rate. At zero flow, there is no pressure drop. You actually haven't given enough info for a complete answer, so I'll give you an example. If you use schedule 40 pipe and ...
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Inlet Side Pressure Cut-off Switch for Residential Water Pump?

It's called a water pump pressure switch with low pressure cutoff. If the pressure falls below a certain level, they switch off and must be manually reset by pressing a lever until pressure rises ...
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