This is used in place of a storage or float tank to supply the water to your system and connects directly to the water source. This station includes a flushing filter with 200mesh (80micron) filter to protect your watering sytem from sediment, an adjustable pressure regulator which accurately maintains the pressure in your watering system, and a pressure gauge to monitor its operation. Inlet connection: 10 ft long hose with fght. Outlet connection: 3/16", 3/8", and 5/16" barbed adapter or 3/4" mpt. The station comes completely assembled and pre-tested at the factory.