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This was inspired by another instructable that shows how to build your own earthbox. My design adds a gravity fed, zero power consuming irrigation sys...
What you will need for each container, (almost all parts are available at a good dollar store, except maybe the hose and hose connectors which you can...
This is the part that borrows from the original earthbox idea.You want to make a false bottom to your container, creating a separate chamber in the bo...
This is the fun bit.We're going to use the ballcock assembly to make the shut-off valve, but since the water will be coming from the top, not the bott...
Take the float arm off the assembly, take out the top adjustment screw and remove the fulcrum pin of the ballcock valve mechanism so you can remove th...
You will have to drill new holes for the adjustment screw and the float arm in the other side of the lever so that you can flip the lever the opposite...
Cut off the feed pipe of the ballcock assembly about an inch from the valve.
Mount the lever, reversed, back on top of the ballcock valve (I used a nail bent and snipped off at one end as the new fulcrum pin).1. Screw in the th...
Cut a hole in one side of the bottom of the tupperware container so that the new valve can fit inside with the shortened feed tube sticking out the bo...
Using the waterproof adhesive, glue the basket onto one side of the cut out lid from step 2, and glue the tupperware containing the valve mechanism on...
1. Get another container (your reservoir), drill a hole in the side at the bottom of the container and screw another hose barb into it2. Using the T b...
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