Automation FAQ

It is an automatic reply back radio link system that control and monitor pumps, filters, fertilizer injection, valve operations and meter readings.

Yes! We can read in water and fertilizer meter readings and allocate it to a specific system.

Yes! ICS1 can read in fertilizer meters and switch fertilizer valves to tanks.

Yes! You can do manual switching even when a program is running.

ICS1 can still run and in case of errors the software will put the running system or systems in pause.

Yes! Our software is adjustable, versatile and can be adjusted to suit specific needs.

Depending on switching actions, a normal 3.6v D-cell battery can last for at least 2-seasons or more.

For replacement / new batteries:

  • Store in a cool area with no direct sunlight
  • Install within 30 days from date of purchase
  • DFM Technologies will not be held liable if installed after 30 days

If you want to remove your batteries because the device is no longer in use, follow the same guidelines as above for storage. However, for prolonged storage you will need a battery reset tool that will allow you to wake up the cells of the battery. Please contact us for more information on the battery reset tool.

In case you haven't found the answer for your question please feel free to contact us, our customer support will be happy to help you.