Plasson Bell Drinkers
Approximately 8-10 Plasson Drinkers are
needed per 1000 adult birds.
Working pressure: 0.4- 0.8 bar (6-12 psi)
for optimum efficiency.
The pressure can be regulated by means
of a pressure regulator or via a head tank.
The ballast bottle should be completely
filled with water up to the water level line. In frost prone
areas, add antifreeze to the water.
Adjust drinkers to the proper drinking
height, always keeping the drinker lip a little higher than the
Keep water level in the bell trough as
low as possible. Incorporates
wet litter develops around the drinker, check the following:
- Is the water pressure too high?
- Is the water level in the bell trough
- Are the drinkers raised high enough?
2. Broiler drinker in use can easily be
converted, for use with adult turkeys, by replacing the broiler
drinker bell, spring and hanger rod with the compact turkey bell
(2104033) spring (2104039) and hanger
please note: (for both types of drinkers):
The drinkers operate on a pressure of 0.4-0.6 BAR
Recommended number of drinkers per 1,000 birds:
Turkey (Poults) Drinker
For Turkey Poults: From
start to finish, the Plasson Drinker is clearly the best watering
system for confinement reared turkeys. For turkeys 12 weeks and
older, the Plasson Turkey Drinker is recommended. The only
difference between the Breeder and the Turkey Drinker is that the
latter has a larger bell and a larger mechanism spring.
makes the world's most reliable poultry drinkers – the
"standard of the industry".
For more than 30 years, no competitive drinker has been able
to match Plasson's features and benefits.
The Plasson Turkey Drinker features a large
bell lip and heavy duty spring designed especially to
accommodate large adult turkeys.
The Plasson Turkey Drinker is made of a
rugged high impact plastic, formulated to withstand the
ravages of the active turkey house for many years.
The unique feature of the Plasson Turkey
the ballast bottle, which acts independently of the bell and
eliminates wear on the valve mechanism.
Find out how you can water your flocks from
day old poults through adult birds with Plasson Drinkers,
for fool-proof profit making performance.
Plasson drinkers are supported by a
worldwide network of authorized distributors who provide
expert installation, full service and complete line of
Plasson products and original spare parts.
Suitable for turkeys from 4
weeks old to maturity. From day old to 4-6 weeks,
Plasson recommends the use of the Plasson Breeder
Drinker or Plasson Green Nipple System with Tray.
Approximately 10-12 Plasson
Turkey Drinkers are needed per 1000 adult turkeys (12
-14 drinkers per 1000 in a warm climate).
The drinker works on low
pressure: 0.4 – 0.6 bar (6-8 psi) for optimum
efficiency. Pressure can be reduced by means of a
pressure regulator or via a head tank.
The ballast bottle should be
completely filled with water to provide 7kg. (15 lbs.)
ballast weight. Add antifreeze to the water on frost
Adjust drinkers to the proper
drinking height, always keeping the drinker lip a little
higher than the bird's back.
Keep water level in the bell as
low as possible.
Note: 1. If wet litter develops around the drinker,
check the following:
- is the water pressure
- is the water level in
the bell too high?
- are the drinkers raised
Breeder drinkers in use can easily be converted, for
adult turkeys, by replacing the breeder drinker bell
and spring with the turkey bell (cat. no.2104032)
and spring (cat. no 2104037).
with Parts pdf
Drinker Installation pdf