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Installation FAQs

What should be the distance between the pegs?

Use the supplied pegs to fasten the Perimeter Wire into the ground, below grass level. For RC and RS Models During the first layout of the wire, insert pegs every few meters, or at any point the wire changes direction, […]

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How do I calculate the slope?

You can simply download an app to your mobile device that measures the slope (for example, Clinometer, Slope Level, Slope Calculator, and others). Take a flat surface (such as a wooden platter) and place it on top of the slope […]

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When do I need to use the “Adapter for Perimeter Wire” with the perimeter wire in my lawn?

For 2014-2017 Models Only The Adapter for Perimeter Wire (part number SPP6117A) is required if the resistance of the Perimeter Wire is bigger than 15 Ohm. Normally this happens, when the Perimeter Wire’s lengths exceed 2,000ft (650m). In such case, […]

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How many Islands can be installed in the lawn?

There is no limit of islands that can be installed on the lawn, but the wire length should not be more than 800 meters.

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Is there any installation required with Robomow?

Yes. In order for Robomow to operate in your lawn, a Perimeter Wire must be installed around the entire lawn, and around protected areas within the lawn area. Proper installation of the Perimeter Wire is critical for the quality and […]

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How do I protect my flower beds and trees when using Robomow?

Objects such as flower beds, ponds, or small trees can be protected by creating “Perimeter Islands”, which are demarcated areas of the lawn where Robomow does not enter. In areas where obstacles are grouped closely together, they should be demarcated […]

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Is Robomow easy to install and use?

Yes. Robomow is easy to install and use. However, there are a few things to keep in mind before using Robomow. In order for Robomow to operate in your lawn, a perimeter wire must be installed around the entire lawn, […]

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What is the max length of the Perimeter Wire that I can install in the lawn?

The maximum length of the wire that is connected to the charging station in a single loop can reach is 2,600ft/800m for RS/MS/RC/MS models, and 600ft/150m for RX models. Multiple installations of perimeter islands may cause the wire to exceed […]

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Does Robomow work on a sloped lawn?

Yes, Robomow RC and RS models can mow areas inside the working area that slopes up to 20 degrees or 36% (1.2ft rise per 3.3ft). Robomow RX models can mow areas inside the working area that slope up to 8.5 […]

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Do I need to bury the perimeter wire into the ground?

It is not necessary to bury the Perimeter Wire. Grass will soon grow over the wire, making it invisible. However, you may do so if you wish – up to 2in (5cm) deep.

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