Instructables: exploring - outside - water - water http://www.instructables.com Mon, 27 Jul 2015 21:04:57 PDT BLOX v1.01 Easy Water Slide Upgrade http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Water-Slide-Upgrade/
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Wed, 8 Jul 2015 09:19:12 PDT
Fast and Easy, PVC Water Run!!! (for under $100) http://www.instructables.com/id/Fast-and-Easy-PVC-Water-Run-for-under-100/
Fast and Easy, PVC Water Run!!! (for under $100) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGY/YFGF/IBTF70ZH/FGYYFGFIBTF70ZH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGY/YFGF/IBTF70ZH/FGYYFGFIBTF70ZH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGY/YFGF/IBTF70ZH/FGYYFGFIBTF70ZH.SMALL.jpg BKLaRue After constructing a "Fast and Easy PVC Kids Fort" for my 8 year old daughter, I was left feeling inspired. Being that the 4th of July was coming up (and because the heat/humidity in NC can be a bit oppressive in the summer), I decided to build something fun (and wet) for my kids to play with outsid...
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Tue, 7 Jul 2015 15:47:09 PDT
Pond Project http://www.instructables.com/id/Pond-Project/
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Sat, 4 Jul 2015 13:29:31 PDT
Backyard Dunk Tank http://www.instructables.com/id/Backyard-Dunk-Tank/
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Wed, 1 Jul 2015 19:58:55 PDT
Water Wise California - zero water use lawn replacement http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-Wise-California-zero-water-use-lawn-replacem/
Water Wise California - zero water use lawn replacement - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLN/2TDT/IB4AM91K/FLN2TDTIB4AM91K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLN/2TDT/IB4AM91K/FLN2TDTIB4AM91K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLN/2TDT/IB4AM91K/FLN2TDTIB4AM91K.SMALL.jpg gxbell Lawns in California are a fading luxury; replacement is inevitable. Here are your options for considerable water reduction along with their cost and benefits: Artificial turf: pricey and the physical barrier kills natural biology leaving earth partially dead underneath; trees don't like it. Artifi...
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Sat, 20 Jun 2015 09:50:24 PDT
Garden Rock Water Feature http://www.instructables.com/id/Garden-Rock-Water-Feature/
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Thu, 18 Jun 2015 11:27:18 PDT
Easy Bottle Cannon + Aerial View http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Bottle-Cannon-Aerial-View/
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Wed, 17 Jun 2015 09:10:42 PDT
Water filter http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-filter-1/
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Wed, 10 Jun 2015 09:12:05 PDT
Water Outletsystem for tanks http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-Outletsystem-for-tanks/
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Tue, 9 Jun 2015 03:45:35 PDT
How to Make a Dolphin http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Dolphin/
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Mon, 8 Jun 2015 16:01:45 PDT
Waterbox http://www.instructables.com/id/Waterbox/
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Mon, 8 Jun 2015 10:39:56 PDT
Water Blob http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-Blob/
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Sat, 30 May 2015 15:09:44 PDT
Most amazingly, spectacular, supercalifragilisticexpialidocious water slide(easy to make) http://www.instructables.com/id/Most-amazingly-spectacular-supercalifragilisticexp/
Most amazingly, spectacular, supercalifragilisticexpialidocious water slide(easy to make) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1U/79ZU/IACEADK7/F1U79ZUIACEADK7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1U/79ZU/IACEADK7/F1U79ZUIACEADK7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1U/79ZU/IACEADK7/F1U79ZUIACEADK7.SMALL.jpg gwisse2016 This is a tutorial to make the most amazingly, spectacular, supercalifragilisticexpialidocious water slide prepare for yourself for some thing on another scale of water fun. Get materials You will need a few things to make this absolutely amazingly spectacular water slide. You will need a clear...
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Sat, 30 May 2015 09:10:51 PDT
Super Duper Slip and Slide http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Duper-Slip-and-Slide/
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Mon, 25 May 2015 19:36:50 PDT
HOW TO MAKE A BLACK SAND WATER FILTER http://www.instructables.com/id/Cut-small-hole-at-bottom-of-cup-and-add-cheeseclot/
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Tue, 19 May 2015 12:57:08 PDT
Laundry to Landscape Greywater System http://www.instructables.com/id/Laundry-to-Landscape-Greywater-System/
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Wed, 6 May 2015 21:06:26 PDT
My Pool Cooler http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Pool-Cooler/
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Sun, 3 May 2015 08:05:16 PDT
simple water fountain http://www.instructables.com/id/simple-water-fountain/
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Sat, 2 May 2015 17:29:39 PDT
Backyard Pond and Waterfall: No Experience Necessary! http://www.instructables.com/id/Backyard-Pond-and-Waterfall-No-Experience-Necessar/
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Sat, 25 Apr 2015 14:03:49 PDT
How to Check if Your Home Has a Hidden Leak http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Check-if-Your-Home-Has-a-Hidden-Leak/
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Thu, 16 Apr 2015 15:05:49 PDT
Kids Mud Fun aka water interaction play table http://www.instructables.com/id/Kids-Mud-Fun-aka-water-interaction-play-table/
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Mon, 13 Apr 2015 03:14:53 PDT
Water Trick http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-Trick/
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Tue, 31 Mar 2015 21:45:22 PDT
Get Cool Stickers For FREE! http://www.instructables.com/id/Get-Cool-Stickers-For-FREE/
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Thu, 26 Mar 2015 13:34:48 PDT
Biosand Filter http://www.instructables.com/id/Biosand-Filter/
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Fri, 27 Feb 2015 10:48:27 PST
How to Find Shark Teeth http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Find-Shark-Teeth/
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Fri, 13 Feb 2015 09:31:53 PST
Underwater lights - insulated in old jam jars http://www.instructables.com/id/Underwater-lights-insulated-in-old-jam-jars/
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Sat, 7 Feb 2015 10:50:50 PST
Inexpensive stand up paddle board (SUP) http://www.instructables.com/id/Inexpensive-stand-up-paddle-board-SUP/
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Sun, 4 Jan 2015 08:42:22 PST
Mason Jar Watering http://www.instructables.com/id/Mason-Jar-Watering/
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Thu, 1 Jan 2015 12:18:41 PST
Water Rocket Launcher http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-Rocket-Launcher-1/
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Wed, 3 Dec 2014 11:14:58 PST
How to Stand-Up Paddle Board http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Stand-Up-Paddle-Board/
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Sat, 23 Aug 2014 06:14:56 PDT
How to Barefoot Waterski http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Barefoot-Waterski/
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Thu, 7 Aug 2014 14:55:33 PDT
Swimsuit Dryer http://www.instructables.com/id/Swimsuit-Dryer/
Swimsuit Dryer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ5/K7TL/HYC64IDI/FQ5K7TLHYC64IDI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ5/K7TL/HYC64IDI/FQ5K7TLHYC64IDI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ5/K7TL/HYC64IDI/FQ5K7TLHYC64IDI.SMALL.jpg ehudwill My sister-in-law shared with my about the swimsuit dryers they used on their trip to Hawaii. I was intrigued because my family often goes swimming at the pool and carrying bags of soaking wet swimsuits can be a smelly. Having a way to speed up the drying process would be great. Then I remembers a fa...
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Fri, 1 Aug 2014 17:16:13 PDT
Backyard Recirculating Splash Pad http://www.instructables.com/id/Backyard-Recirculating-Splash-Pad/
Backyard Recirculating Splash Pad - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8W/DFVK/HYCSZ0ZR/F8WDFVKHYCSZ0ZR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8W/DFVK/HYCSZ0ZR/F8WDFVKHYCSZ0ZR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8W/DFVK/HYCSZ0ZR/F8WDFVKHYCSZ0ZR.SMALL.jpg phinch My kids love playing in the splash pad at the water park, and I figured I could build one for my yard.Of course I could have just turned on the hose, but there's a bit of a drought going on where we live, so thats why I made it recirculate.I've already built a water table based on theerikjohnson's i...
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Tue, 22 Jul 2014 14:13:27 PDT
Mistick - as in Mist Stick! http://www.instructables.com/id/Mistick-as-in-Mist-Stick/
Mistick - as in Mist Stick! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG0/F1M8/HXVR2JZX/FG0F1M8HXVR2JZX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG0/F1M8/HXVR2JZX/FG0F1M8HXVR2JZX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG0/F1M8/HXVR2JZX/FG0F1M8HXVR2JZX.SMALL.jpg IamGutter Summer is a great time for getting outdoors and enjoying time with family and friends, only sometimes the enjoyment is curtailed by the brutal summer heat. The Mistick is here to help!! There are many products available to provide a cooling mist in a fixed area, such as attached to a deck or awnin...
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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 05:44:37 PDT
Water Balloon Filling Station http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-Balloon-Filling-Station/
Water Balloon Filling Station - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/ST6M/HXMUVO13/FZ2ST6MHXMUVO13.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/ST6M/HXMUVO13/FZ2ST6MHXMUVO13.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/ST6M/HXMUVO13/FZ2ST6MHXMUVO13.SMALL.jpg IamGutter The 4th of July has come and gone and my neighborhood, like many, celebrated our Nation's independence with a cookout, fireworks and, of course, a huge water balloon war! We spent hours dragging multiple hoses around, picking them up, filling a balloon, putting them down, tying a balloon, repeat. ...
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Tue, 15 Jul 2014 18:33:35 PDT
Coconut Bikini Top http://www.instructables.com/id/Coconut-Bikini-Top/
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Tue, 1 Jul 2014 15:45:13 PDT
Pool Cooler For Bottles http://www.instructables.com/id/Pool-Cooler-For-Bottles/
Pool Cooler For Bottles - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/37RX/HWRZ31N9/FZH37RXHWRZ31N9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/37RX/HWRZ31N9/FZH37RXHWRZ31N9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/37RX/HWRZ31N9/FZH37RXHWRZ31N9.SMALL.jpg patatarium What You Need -rope (not in the image)-bucket-ice-knife-permanent marker- pool noodle Mark The Noodle The Size Of The 4 Side null Cut null Put The Rope In The Pool Noodle null Tie The Rope null Put The Noodle Arround The Bucket null Cut A Little Part Of Noodle For The Float nu...
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Mon, 23 Jun 2014 12:38:21 PDT
How to make a Homemade Water Park with PVC http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Homemade-Water-Park-with-PVC/
How to make a Homemade Water Park with PVC - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDO/Z152/HWLCVCQV/FDOZ152HWLCVCQV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDO/Z152/HWLCVCQV/FDOZ152HWLCVCQV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDO/Z152/HWLCVCQV/FDOZ152HWLCVCQV.SMALL.jpg SpecificLove Is it hard to get your kids outside? With one of these homemade PVC water sprayers, it is easy to get the kids outside. They can have lots of fun and be safe in their own backyard. This is a great way to cool off in the summer heat.(Watch Video)You may also like this video:How to make a PVC Water Gu...
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Tue, 17 Jun 2014 10:48:51 PDT
How To Fog Proof Goggles http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Fog-Proof-Goggles/
How To Fog Proof Goggles - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F34/XN8S/HWAFTTYT/F34XN8SHWAFTTYT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F34/XN8S/HWAFTTYT/F34XN8SHWAFTTYT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F34/XN8S/HWAFTTYT/F34XN8SHWAFTTYT.SMALL.jpg Mason Wright Materials Materials: 1: googles 2: dawn dish soap Fog Proofing Pour dawn in the googles and rub it in then let it sit for a minute. Dry Dry then test
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Wed, 11 Jun 2014 12:45:30 PDT
Exchange Handies of a Faucet!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Exchange-Handies-of-a-Faucet/
Exchange Handies of a Faucet!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F80/R9CQ/HW8SYFM2/F80R9CQHW8SYFM2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F80/R9CQ/HW8SYFM2/F80R9CQHW8SYFM2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F80/R9CQ/HW8SYFM2/F80R9CQHW8SYFM2.SMALL.jpg ishiyasu Exchange Handies of a Faucet!!Hello!! I bought this, today!These are handles of faucets.Handles of faucets which I have been using is very ugly...One of ligit blue color is cold water, and the other of pink color is hot water.A lever handle is very usefl for little children and senior citizens too!W...
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Fri, 6 Jun 2014 21:51:19 PDT
Bio Sand Water Filter http://www.instructables.com/id/Bio-Sand-Water-Filter/
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Sun, 27 Apr 2014 09:36:48 PDT
How to make a Radial Piston Water Pump http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Radial-Piston-Water-Pump/
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Sun, 27 Apr 2014 09:21:52 PDT
How to Water Ski http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Water-Ski-1/
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Wed, 23 Apr 2014 12:53:16 PDT
pond filter from scrap http://www.instructables.com/id/pond-filter-from-scrap/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ6/EBGW/HTLE18BF/FQ6EBGWHTLE18BF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ6/EBGW/HTLE18BF/FQ6EBGWHTLE18BF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ6/EBGW/HTLE18BF/FQ6EBGWHTLE18BF.SMALL.jpg stormke my first instructable. i've made a smal pond filtering system from scrap. Using a toxic waste inviromentbox that are in a lot of Belgium peoples houses without any use. I only have to buy a filter an some connections. The choice i made was because this box is very strong en initiate resistant agains...
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Fri, 4 Apr 2014 04:48:10 PDT
STAND-ALONE RAINWATER COLLECTOR http://www.instructables.com/id/Stand-alone-rain-collector/
STAND-ALONE RAINWATER COLLECTOR - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/OSWF/HTK2G7DN/FOLOSWFHTK2G7DN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/OSWF/HTK2G7DN/FOLOSWFHTK2G7DN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/OSWF/HTK2G7DN/FOLOSWFHTK2G7DN.SMALL.jpg ElizabethGoetvinck We are students industrial design and for the past 2 weeks we have been building a rain harvesting system. Our client is a community with a public garden because they don't have a private garden for themselves. The garden is a place where they can cultivate some vegetables and fruits, relax, enjoy t...
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Thu, 3 Apr 2014 13:30:55 PDT
Amazing recycled water bottle sprinkler. http://www.instructables.com/id/Amazing-recycled-water-bottle-sprinkler/
Amazing recycled water bottle sprinkler. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP6/TU64/HT73M00H/FP6TU64HT73M00H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP6/TU64/HT73M00H/FP6TU64HT73M00H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP6/TU64/HT73M00H/FP6TU64HT73M00H.SMALL.jpg Smelly2190 You will need: A water bottle A marker Parcel tape A hosepipe Draw holes on the bottle Around the lower edge of the bottle, draw dots in any order. Pierce holes pierce holes on the dots using a needle/a pin Almost done... Now...
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Tue, 25 Mar 2014 12:58:31 PDT
Atmospheric Water Generator With Water Purifier and Remineralization http://www.instructables.com/id/Atmospheric-Water-Generator-With-Water-Purifier-an/
Atmospheric Water Generator With Water Purifier and Remineralization - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F00/UAT2/HS18I5UB/F00UAT2HS18I5UB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F00/UAT2/HS18I5UB/F00UAT2HS18I5UB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F00/UAT2/HS18I5UB/F00UAT2HS18I5UB.SMALL.jpg haeshproject Atmospheric water generators (AWG), are a devices that extract water from humid ambient air. Water vapor in the air is condensed by cooling the air below its dew point. Unlike a dehumidifier, an AWG is designed to render the water safe to drink. AWGs are useful where pure drinking water is difficu...
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Wed, 26 Feb 2014 17:10:44 PST
PVC Water Pump http://www.instructables.com/id/PVC-Water-Pump/
PVC Water Pump - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLO/8M6G/HRWNB22J/FLO8M6GHRWNB22J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLO/8M6G/HRWNB22J/FLO8M6GHRWNB22J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLO/8M6G/HRWNB22J/FLO8M6GHRWNB22J.SMALL.jpg petercd Build a long reach pvc water pump, handy for pumping right down to the bottom, and easily transfer water between rain barrels without resorting to the small plastic 5 litre paint buckets that fit the opening. I had hoped that this small scale pumping windmill copy would start siphoning once I pu...
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Fri, 21 Feb 2014 11:44:18 PST
Surfboard Lamination http://www.instructables.com/id/Surfboard-Lamination/
Surfboard Lamination - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ8/SSR0/HQDUSWUC/FQ8SSR0HQDUSWUC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ8/SSR0/HQDUSWUC/FQ8SSR0HQDUSWUC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ8/SSR0/HQDUSWUC/FQ8SSR0HQDUSWUC.SMALL.jpg Matticus Finch I moved out to Long Island for work and bought a surfboard. After a season of riding it into dunes and what-have-you, the tail snapped. Over the following winter I restored the surfboard to its former glory. I have no experience with laminates and prior to this season had never surfed a day in my li...
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Tue, 14 Jan 2014 11:35:08 PST
Ram Pump http://www.instructables.com/id/Ram-Pump/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F58/72JO/HQ0T58ZA/F5872JOHQ0T58ZA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F58/72JO/HQ0T58ZA/F5872JOHQ0T58ZA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F58/72JO/HQ0T58ZA/F5872JOHQ0T58ZA.SMALL.jpg bigbill101 Well I've always wanted to check out how these pumps work, so I brought up your website, and now I have one.  I now can't wait for the snow to melt so I can install it at my pond.  I followed your directions and substituted brass spring check and flapper valves.  I made a base out of some stainless ...
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Sat, 4 Jan 2014 09:39:53 PST