High-Quality Barbed Reducing Tee for Garden Irrigation Systems

These top-quality barbed reducing tees are designed for use with garden poly, flexible tubing, and anti-kink hose. They offer an efficient and secure way to step hose down or up in your irrigation systems, providing consistent water flow and reduced leakage. Available in various barbed connection sizes including 6mm, 13mm, 19mm, 25mm, and 32mm to fit a wide range of hose diameters.

Features and Benefits

  • Efficient irrigation: Achieve optimal water flow and minimise water leakage in your garden or greenhouse for effective watering.
  • Multiple sizes available: Choose from a range of available barbed connection sizes to accommodate your specific hose diameters.
  • Secure connections: The barbed design ensures a tight and leak-proof fit between hose segments.
  • Durable construction: Designed for long-lasting use in various weather conditions, providing a reliable solution for your irrigation system.

How to Use

  1. Select the appropriate size barbed reducing tee according to your hose diameters, ensuring a snug fit.
  2. Ensure that the hose ends are clean and free from debris to create a strong connection.
  3. Warm up the end of the hose slightly for easier installation by either leaving it in the sun for a few minutes or soaking it in warm water.
  4. Press the barbed ends of the reducing tee firmly into the hoses, making sure each connection is fully pushed in and secured.
  5. Check for any leaks and secure with hose clamps if necessary.

Aqua Gardening Suggests These are Best For

These barbed reducing tees are best suited for gardeners, landscapers, and hobbyists who require a reliable and durable solution to manage their irrigation systems. They ensure consistent water flow and reduced leakage, making them ideal for home gardens, greenhouses, or agricultural applications with varying hose sizes.


What is a Barbed Reducing Tee used for in a garden irrigation system?

A Barbed Reducing Tee is used to connect different sizes of garden poly, flexible tubing, or anti-kink hoses in an irrigation system. It helps to step the hose size up or down, allowing for efficient water flow and distribution to various areas of the garden.

What are the available sizes for the Barbed Reducing Tee connectors?

The Barbed Reducing Tees are available in 6mm, 13mm, 19mm, 25mm, and 32mm barbed connections to accommodate a wide range of irrigation system configurations.

Is the Barbed Reducing Tee compatible with various types of hoses and tubes?

Yes, the Barbed Reducing Tee is designed to work with garden poly, flexible tubing, and anti-kink hoses. Its barbed connections ensure a secure and leak-free fit with the compatible hose sizes.

How do I install a Barbed Reducing Tee connector in my irrigation system?

To install a Barbed Reducing Tee connector, first identify the desired location where you want to connect the hoses. Cut the hose at that point, then insert the appropriate barbed connections of the reducing tee into the corresponding sized hoses. Make sure the connections are secure, and your irrigation system is now ready for use.

Are the Barbed Reducing Tees made from a durable material?

Yes, the Barbed Reducing Tees are made from top-quality material, ensuring durability and longevity in your garden irrigation system.

Can I use the Barbed Reducing Tee connectors in a drip irrigation system?

Yes, you can use the Barbed Reducing Tee connectors in a drip irrigation system, as they are compatible with different sizes of garden poly and flexible tubing, which are often used in drip irrigation setups.

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