Author Archives: josh

How to tell multiple timers to smart water at different times

If you are using multiple B-hyve timers, and want to use smart watering with each of them, then you will need to adjust the smart watering program for each device. In order to do this, you will need to add a “Suggested Start Time” for the smart watering on your B-hyve devices. Be sure to…Read More »

B-hyve Products Compatibility Chart

Product Part Number Zones Application Hub Max Connections Installation 21004 21830 21005 1 Above-Ground Watering Gen 1 16 Outdoor 24511 24516 1 Above-Ground Watering Gen 2 16 Outdoor 24632 24537 2 Above-Ground Watering Gen 2 16 Outdoor 24634 54539 4 Above-Ground Watering Gen 2 16 Outdoor 57915 57925 4 8 Under-Ground Watering 1.0 Internal Hub…Read More »

What is the difference between the 1st and 2nd Gen B-hyve Indoor/Outdoor timer

While both generations of the B-hyve Indoor/Outdoor timers look almost identical, they have 2 main differences. You can tell the difference by looking at the PROG button on the timer. If it says ABC, it’s a 1st-Gen and the ABCD is the 2nd-Gen. The letters stand for how many programs can be created. The second difference…Read More »

Manufacturing Information

This article contains information on where our products are manufactured in: Hose timer – China XD – China Flood Sensor – China 1st and 2nd gen hub – China B-hyve Indoor Timer – Philippines B-hyve Indoor/Outdoor – USA with global materials XR – China Yard Enforcer – some parts in China but assembled in the…Read More »

Where do I find my Model Number

If you are looking for the model number on your Orbit device, then this article should help with finding that. Most of our products will have the model number located somewhere on the device, so be sure to check whatever product you have to see if the model is available. Another option for finding the…Read More »

How to program the B-hyve Indoor/Outdoor timer at the device

To create a program from the Indoor/Outdoor B-hyve timer, you’ll need to set the start times, run times, and the frequency of the program. Set the Start Time Turn the dial until the selection box is on Start Time Press the dial. You will now see 1st Start Time in the display Press the dial…Read More »

Orbit Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy INTRODUCTION Orbit Irrigation Products LLC. (“Company” or “We”) respect your privacy and are committed to protecting it through our compliance with this policy. This policy describes the types of information we may collect from you or that you may provide when you visit the website ( and subsidiary sites) (our “Website”) and our…Read More »

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