Pressure-Compensating Threaded Bubblers

Point-Source Medium-Flow Emitters for Watering Larger Shrubs and Trees

Rain Bird’s Pressure Compensating Bubblers are ideal for a variety of applications including shrub plantings, trees, containers, annual color, and flower beds.

Rain Bird’s new pressure compensating bubblers are designed for a rugged environment. Offered in 5 gph, 7 gph, and 10 gph models, the bubbler style outlet and medium-flow options provide more flexibility for commercial applications. The ½” FPT threaded inlet makes these devices ideal for installations using a PVC pipe and schedule 80 risers.


  • Most compact and unobtrusive emitters
  • Flow rates are 5.0 GPH, 7.0 GPH and 10.0 GPH.
  • Pressure compensating design delivers uniform flow throughout a wide pressure range (15-50 psi). Ideal for a variety of applications including shrubs, trees, containers and large pots.
  • Robust design – UV-resistant durable plastic construction with ½” FPT threads screws onto PVC pipe or schedule 80 risers.
  • Easy to Identify – Color-coded caps make identifying the flow rate easy. Light Brown = 5gph, Violet = 7gph and Green = 10gph.


Operating Range*

  • Flow: 5 to 24 gph (18.93 to 90.84 l/h)
  • Pressure: 10 to 50 psi (0.7 to 3.5 bar)
  • Required filtration: 100 mesh (150 micron)

* IMPORTANT NOTE: Use a PC Diffuser Cap to eliminate squirting water when using a PC Module staked at the end of 1/4" Distribution Tubing (XQ) or on a PolyFlex Riser (PFR/FRA)

Models: ½" FPT thread Inlet

  • PCT-05: Light Brown, 5 gph (18.93 l/h)
  • PCT-07: Violet, 7 gph (26.50 l/h)
  • PCT-10: Green, 10 gph (37.85 l/h)

Point Source Emitter Calculator

  • This tool will calculate the Daily Plant Water Requirement (PWR), provide you with the number of emitters required to irrigate each individual plant, and suggest the run time for your point source drip irrigation project.

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