Galcon GAEDS2U0258 8118 AC GQ8 Series 8 Station Indoor Controller
The Galcon 8118 AC GQ8 is an Indoor Irrigation and Low Voltage Lighting Controller. This controller is designed to operate up to 8 irrigation controller or 7 irrigation controller and 1 low voltage lighting zone.The 8118 AC GQ8 offers 3 (A, B and C) weekly or cyclic programs for irrigation and 1 (X) program for low voltage lighting. Flexible programming options include Daily, Odd, Even or Cyclic.In Daily program, the day/s of the week can be selected with up to 4 start time for each daily program. In Odd program, the controller will only operate irrigation on Odd days while in the Even program, the controller will only operate irrigation on Even days of the week. Irrigation duration can be set from 1 minute to 4 hours and seasonal adjustment from as little as 10% up to 190% of duration is easily set. In cyclic programs, irrigation duration can be set from 1 minute to 4 hours every 1 day and up to every 31 days.Rain Delay function allows for a programmable "rain off" period up to 240 days. Sensor input can be used with a rain, temperature, wind, soil and other sensors.Irrigation zone test can be used for quick system checks.The 8118 AC GQ8 also has an independent program for low voltage lighting, pond pump or similar low voltage application. This program is completely independent of irrigation and will operate even if the controller is set to a rain delay or irrigation programming is erased. A separate relay is required to operate the low voltage equipment and it is not included.This product is also available in 8 station configuration.