Smart Features. Smart Cartridges. Smart Choice. Rain Bird is taking the convenience of the modular controller a step further with the ESP-LX Modular. Its Smart Features were designed to free you from unnecessary service calls and save you time on installation. Compared with competing products, the ESP-LX Modular is loaded with features that will save you time and money. Click a tab below to learn more.
Rain Bird® ESP-LX Series Controllersmake saving time and water simple.
Design and build the irrigation control system you want using only the components you need. Demonstrating once againour commitment to The Intelligent Use of Water™, ESP-LX SeriesControllers combine modularity with advanced water managementand Extra Simple Programming. As an irrigation contractor,distributor, specifier or water manager, you’ll save precious time,money and water. Choose from the traditionally wired ESP-LXMEor the two-wire, decoder-based ESP-LXD. Both controllers arecompatible with IQ™ v2.0 Central Control System.
The ESP-LXD and ESP-LXME each feature Extra Simple Programming. From the large LCD display to the simple-to-use dial toeasy-to-follow prompts, both controllers are designed to help cutinstallation expenses and troubleshooting time. Thanks to a shareduser interface, if you know how to program the ESP-LXD or ESPLXME,you already know how to program its counterpart.
Modular designs make the ESP-LXD and ESP-LXME perfect for a range of small to large projects—from the straightforward to themost complex. Choose from a variety of station counts, accessoriesand optional features, only paying for what you need now—withthe option of adding more in the future. Many of the same optionalcomponents can be used to upgrade both controllers, so you canalso stock fewer parts.
In addition to time- and water-saving standard features like Cycle+Soak™ and Contractor Default Program™, the ESP-LXD andESP-LXME offer an easy upgrade path to advanced features. Addingan ETC-LX ET Manager™ Cartridge converts an ESP-LX Series Controllerinto a Smart Controller. To add Central Control, just insert the IQ™ NCCCommunications Cartridge. Or, to add Flow Sensing to the ESP-LMXE,snap the Flow Smart Module into place. With the ESP-LX Series, it’sjust that simple.