Joe Swett
By Published On: March 20th, 20190 Comments33.8 min read

One of the best brand names on the market in pop up sprinkler heads is Hunter! Hunter is a global leader in the irrigation industry. Hunter Industries is a family-owned global company that provides high quality, efficient solutions for the irrigation, outdoor lighting, and custom molding industries.

They have a diverse array of products which can be seen everywhere from residential landscapes, to stadiums, national landmarks, theme parks, city parks, commercial complexes, hotels, and municipal buildings around the world. Whether you’re from New York, Shanghai, Sydney, Paris, Moscow, or Cairo, the odds are you’ve probably encountered a Hunter product somewhere along the way.


Spray bodies have many names such as pop-up’s, heads, mist heads, or sprinklers and they are the true workhorse of your sprinkler system. Hunter has developed a lineup of strong feature-rich sprays bodies that are built to last. Here are some of their products:


This compact, 10-centimeter pop-up sprinkler comes with a pre-installed MP Rotator, which provides up to 30% water savings over traditional nozzles. Add that to a spray body with a reliable two-piece ratchet, durable cap, and large filter screen with double filtration, and you have a tough combination to beat.


  • Model (plastic riser): 10 cm
  • Flow rate: 0.61 to 16.07 l/min
  • Adjustable arc and radius offer timely and accurate settings
  • Drain check valve (up to 2 m of elevation)
  • Two-piece ratchet
  • Zero flow-by wiper seal
  • Patented double pop
  • Warranty period: 2 years
  • Nozzle choices: MP100090, MP200090, MP300090, MP1000360, MP2000360, and MP3000360

PS Ultra

This compact slim-line spray sprinkler comes in 5 cm, 10 cm, and 15 cm models. Its innovative body incorporates a reliable two-piece ratchet, durable cap, male-threaded riser, and large filter screen, providing double filtration on 10 cm and 15 cm models. Additionally, the 5 cm and 10 cm models are retro-compatible with existing PS Spray bodies, which allow for a quick and easy upgrade. Standard PS Ultra models include a pre-installed Precision Distribution Control nozzle. A Flush Plug version is available without a nozzle or filter screen. With so many compatible nozzles to choose from, finding the most efficient solution for the right application is simple and easy.


  • Application: Residential
  • Models: 5 cm, 10 cm, 15 cm
  • Nozzle choices: 6
  • Flow rate: 0.04 to 1.30 m³/hr
  • Nozzle choices: 2.4 m, 3.0 m, 3.7 m, 4.6 m, 5.2 m, 1.5 x 9.1 m side strip (side strip pattern available on 5 and 10 cm models only)
  • Optional preinstalled Precision Distribution Control nozzle
  • Enhanced cap for more durability, easier handling, and extended riser seal life
  • 5 cm and 10 cm models can retro-fit into older style PS sprays
  • Two-piece ratchet
  • Male threaded riser to accept all female nozzles
  • Available with flush plug (large filter screen not included)
  • Extra-large filter screen
  • Warranty period: 2 years


Hunter Pro-Spray sprinkler heads are engineered to ensure long-lasting, reliable performance in residential applications. Available in heights from shrub to 30 cm, Pro-Spray heads feature durable construction that is second to none, exclusive body cap design which does not leak even when loosened, and a reliable, easy to adjust two-piece ratchet. Pro-Sprays are compatible with Precision Distribution Control Nozzles, fixed-arc nozzles, and MP Rotators. All models also include a user-friendly pull-ring flush cap to keep debris and clogging to a minimum. The Hunter Pro-Spray sprinkler head is compatible with all industry standard female nozzles offering a high degree of flexibility.


  • Application: Residential/commercial
  • Models: Shrub, 5 cm, 7.5 cm, 10 cm, 15 cm, 30 cm
  • Compatible with all female threaded nozzles
  • Side inlet (SI) version available in 15 cm and 30 cm
  • Innovative directional flush plug design
  • Warranty period: 5 years

Pro-Spray PRS30

The ability to regulate water pressure is crucial to overall system efficiency. The brown-capped PRS30 takes all the rugged and reliable features of the Pro-Spray body and delivers efficient pressure regulation by keeping water pressure at a constant 2.1 bar; 210 kPa. The built-in regulator is proven to reduce water waste and promote healthier root zones, because water is delivered at the optimum pressure for spray nozzles. The PRS30 is compatible with both fixed-arc and Precision Distribution Control Nozzles, and is available in Shrub, 10 cm, 15 cm, 30 cm riser heights. It is recommended for both residential and commercial applications.


  • Application: Residential/commercial
  • Models: Shrub, 10 cm, 15 cm, 30 cm
  • Side inlet (SI) version available in 15 cm and 30 cm
  • Innovative directional flush plug design
  • Warranty period: 5 years

Pro-Spray PRS40

Hunter’s revolutionary MP Rotators use multi-stream technology to deliver accurate streams of water with superior uniformity. When used in place of standard spray nozzles, it’s not uncommon to see system water use decrease by up to 30% or more. This technology and water savings is brought to life in the PRS40. This efficient watering tool combines the rugged Pro-Spray body and replaces the traditional nozzle with a built-in MP Rotator. Regulated at 2.8 bar; 280 kPa the Pro-Spray PRS40 ensures the optimum output pressure to achieve maximum efficiency. It is recommended for both residential and commercial applications, and is available in an array of configurations to suit the needs of any site.


  • Application: Residential/commercial
  • Models: Shrub, 10 cm, 15 cm, 30 cm
  • Identification cap is grey for easy field ID
  • Innovative directional flush plug design
  • Drain check valve installed with up to 4.3 m of elevation comes standard
  • 15 cm and 30 cm models come standard as no side inlet, ensuring proper installation with Check Valve.
  • Warranty period: 5 years

Consider a Wi-Fi Irrigation controller

A healthy, beautiful garden needs just the right amount of water to thrive. The Hunter Hydrawise automatically adjusts watering based on highly accurate, internet-sourced local weather data. The system looks at the forecast and past history to ensure that just the right amount of irrigation is applied. This is accomplished via advanced Predictive Watering, which fine-tunes watering based on the weather data. This leads to significant water savings from your sprinkler system, saving you both time and money. Save up to 50% water with Predictive Watering™.

If you are interested in getting more information or installing Hunter pop up sprinkler heads to your sprinkler, please contact us.

Looking for a top irrigation and sprinkler company in Tampa Bay? Sunrise Irrigation & Sprinklers is honored by the feedback they receive from their customers, peers, and business rating systems. They also go the extra mile to partner with the best vendors and trade organizations for knowledge and support.

At Sunrise Irrigation & Sprinklers, we know sprinkler installation and repair, landscape lighting and all-natural mosquito control and more. Our highly qualified, fully licensed and insured specialists have been beautifying residential and commercial landscapes in Palm Harbor and the Tampa Bay area for more than 20 years. As an established, family-owned irrigation management business, we believe that keeping Florida homes and businesses looking their best begins with a healthy lawn. Give us a call at 727-772-3819 or schedule an initial consultation to discuss how we can help your lawn become lusher, greener, and healthier.

About the Author: Joe Swett

Former U.S. Coast Guard and Tampa-native Joseph Swett is the owner of Sunrise Irrigation, a Palm Harbor-based company that has been providing sprinkler and irrigation services in the Tampa Bay Area, Florida, for more than 20 years. A RainBird-trained landscape specialist, Mr. Swett is dedicated to helping Florida homes and businesses implement effective irrigation technologies and transition towards smart water conservation. In his spare time, Joe sponsors and plays in two men’s softball leagues, but also enjoys surfing and going fishing with his family.
Leave A Comment


No Service Call Fees

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

All Calls Answered


Have a Problem? We Have Solutions!
Call Us at 727-772-3819