Skydrop Enclosure

In by Mack Dalley

The Skydrop Enclosure will make it possible to install your smart sprinkler controller outside. Skydrop Enclosure is a solid-construction, outdoor enclosure that protects against the elements. The Enclosure is a perfect fit for the Skydrop controller and power supply. Dimensions: Length = 15 inches /  Height = 6.1 inches / Depth = 4.5 inches     The Enclosure includes: A …

Expansion Module Installation

In by Mack Dalley

The Skydrop Expansion module allows an additional eight zones to be added to your Skydrop system, as well as a rain or flow sensor.   Additional zones: 9-16 Hot post: for testing each sprinkler zone S- S+: for the addition of a rain or flow sensor C: for 1 or 2 common wires Removable backplate: to allow sprinkler wires to …

Skydrop Controller Specifications

In by Mack Dalley

  Finish – Gun metal grey with stainless steel LED lit jog dial Price – $299.00 MSRP Zone Capacity – 8 zones plus master valve/pump – Optional expansion unit for additional 8 zones plus flow/rain sensor interface – Available Enclosure – Enclosure is required for outdoor installation Dimensions – Length: 9.68 in. / 24.29 cm – Height: 3.37 in. / …

What do the Jog Dial colors mean?

In by Dan Wilson

You may be wondering what the different colors mean on the jog-dial of your skydrop controller. The following article shows what each color indicates. Each color of the jog dial is displayed below with its accompanying meaning. The color of the jog dial should match for the controller, mobile app and browser. Green indicates Standby Mode: The controller is ready to receive …

How does my Controller get Weather Data?

In by Dan Wilson

You may be wondering how the skydrop controller knows to make adjustments to determine proper watering for your lawn.  This article gives an overview of how your controller receives its weather data to calculate your landscape’s needs. The Skydrop Controller will use different factors to determine a watering schedule that is healthy for your landscape and that conserves water.  Upon set …