Secure and Durable Barbed Elbow with Screw Caps for Autopot Systems

Enhance the efficiency of your Autopot irrigation system with the 13mm Barbed Elbow with Screw Caps. These high-quality fittings ensure a strong connection to the tubing for a leak-free performance, making it an essential component for your indoor or outdoor garden setup.

Features and Benefits

  • Secure Connection: 13mm barbed elbow fittings provide a tight and leak-free attachment to the tubing, ensuring there is no water wastage or damage to your plants.
  • Easy-to-use Screw Caps: The screw caps make it simple to attach the elbow to the tubing, offering a quick installation process and easy adjustments when needed.
  • Durable Material: Made from high-quality materials, these barbed elbows are designed to last and withstand regular use in your garden irrigation system.
  • Increased Efficiency: Use these elbow fittings to create customised Autopot irrigation systems that efficiently deliver water and nutrients to your plants.
  • Compatible with Autopot Systems: Specifically designed for use with the popular Autopot range, ensuring reliable performance and longevity.

How to Use

  1. Cut the 13mm tubing to the required length, ensuring a clean and straight cut.
  2. Push the barbed end of the elbow fitting into the tubing until it is securely in place.
  3. Place the screw cap over the exposed end of the tubing and thread it onto the attached elbow, tightening to create a secure connection.
  4. Attach the other end of the tubing to your Autopot system or any compatible irrigation component, following the specific setup instructions for your chosen setup.

Aqua Gardening Suggests These are Best For

The Barbed Elbow with Screw Caps 13mm is ideal for hobbyist and professional gardeners looking to enhance their Autopot or compatible irrigation systems. It's perfect for those seeking a secure and durable solution to customise their watering layout and achieve optimal plant growth.

Notes from Aqua Gardening

  • Always ensure the tubing is clean and free from debris before attaching the elbow fittings.
  • If a secure connection is not achieved, try warming the tubing slightly to help the barb fit more easily.
  • Regularly inspect your irrigation system for any signs of wear or leaks, replacing damaged components as needed to maintain efficient performance.


What is the purpose of the Barbed Elbow with Screw Caps 13mm?

The Barbed Elbow with Screw Caps 13mm is designed to connect two pieces of 13mm tubing at a 90-degree angle, ensuring a secure and leak-free connection in your irrigation or hydroponic system.

How do I install the Barbed Elbow in my irrigation or hydroponic system?

To install the Barbed Elbow, simply push the barbed end into the 13mm tubing, and then secure the connection by screwing the cap over the tubing, creating a tight seal.

Can the Barbed Elbow with Screw Caps be used with both flexible and rigid tubing?

Yes, the Barbed Elbow with Screw Caps 13mm is suitable for both flexible and rigid tubing, as long as it has a 13mm diameter.

Are these Barbed Elbows suitable for outdoor use?

Yes, the Barbed Elbow with Screw Caps 13mm is made with durable materials that can withstand outdoor conditions and UV rays, making it suitable for both indoor and outdoor use.

Is the Barbed Elbow with Screw Caps reusable or can it be easily removed?

The Barbed Elbow with Screw Caps 13mm is reusable, and its design allows for easy removal and reattachment when needed. Simply unscrew the cap and carefully pull the tubing from the barbed end.

Can the Barbed Elbow be used with Autopot systems?

Absolutely! The Barbed Elbow with Screw Caps 13mm is compatible with Autopot systems, as long as the system utilises 13mm tubing. It can be used to set up or modify your irrigation or hydroponic system.

Can I use this Barbed Elbow with other brands of hydroponic systems?

Yes, the Barbed Elbow with Screw Caps 13mm is a versatile fitting that can be used with various brands and types of irrigation or hydroponic systems that require 13mm tubing connections.

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