I am using a Rainbird rain sensor successfully with my HD-12.
But one of my programs is to run misters inside my greenhouse. This is not outside in the rain and therefore neither the rain sensor nor the weather prediction have a bearing on the watering requirement.
I am able to run the misters for a fixed time and switch off adaptive watering within the program/zone, but I can't switch off the rain sensor, which shuts down watering for all programs/zones.
I would like a switch in a program "Use rain sensor" or similar to turn this function off for a specific program.
This would then make the RainMachine emulate the basic functionality of a non-smart system, such as a timer tap.
I know that RainMachine believe that their system does not require a rain sensor, but ni my experience the rain sensor is critical to prevent over-watering. A weather prediction can only get you so far.
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