Nelson Irrigation Australia


This all-in-one solution offers unmatched cooling, cleaning, and better playability capabilities to prepare synthetic turf sports fields.


  • Application: Commercial
  • Application: Synthetic Turf Sports Fields
  • Radius: 107' to 165'
  • Flow: 96.2 to 326.8 GPM
  • Flow: 364 to 1,237 l/min
  • Hose Inlet Size: 80 mm Female NPT


The Hunter ST-1600-KIT-B is the first and only fully integrated solution designed to exceed the unique needs of the synthetic turf irrigation market. This versatile offering features an exclusive Infill Barrier System that accommodates every field surface configuration, including infill turf, short non-infill turf, synthetic running track, and in-concrete installations. It also comes standard with our legendary gear-driven rotor technology for reliable, long-term performance.

All irrigation components are accessible through the top, making maintenance simple while keeping the surface intact, playable, and safe. The kit also includes a durable manifold featuring 3" (80 mm) galvanised ductile iron components with heavy-duty, grooved Victaulic⢠type fittings. Combined with a slow-opening, low-pressure-loss control valve, isolation valve, drain valve, and quick coupler valve, you get the most robust and powerful system of its kind.

To provide a complete product specification, designers simply need to specify the kit. Ordering is a snap too, thanks to a handy system reference guide that list all the components installers and distributors need.

Key Benefits

  • Through-the-top design permits easy access to all irrigation components for quick servicing and maintenance
  • Proven, isolated, grease-lubricated gear drive delivers consistent top-performance
  • Flexible arc adjustment from 40° to non-reversing 360° with left and right movable stops makes it easy to set a precise arc
  • Ratcheting nozzle turret for simple setup
  • Adjustable speed of rotation up to 65 seconds enables quick wetting where dust control is needed
  • Stainless steel and brass internal construction for long-term reliability
  • Six nozzle choices included from 16 to 26 (20 standard) with 22.5° trajectory for choosing the perfect option
  • (High-speed models: 180° at 8bar; 800 kPa)