Tapping Into Water
Low Tech Well Drilling Techniques and ToolsBook - 2010
Tapping Into Water Low Tech Well Drilling Techniques and Tools reintroduces readers to the lost art of do-it-yourself well drilling on "the cheap". Learn how to utilize common materials for fabrication of percussion bits, sludging pipes, bailer valves, casings, screens, and much more. Also includes step by step instruction on how to rig and operate these low tech drilling devices for creating your own personal water well up to 100 feet deep. Jam packed with instructional diagrams, photos, and illustrations that provide easy to follow direction. Includes: Percussion Drilling to Create a Well Hole, Sludging (Reverse Jetting) to Create a Well Hole, Hand Auger to Create a Well Hole, Drive Points for Creating Ready Made Wells, Casing & Finishing Bored Well Holes, Water Flow Development of New Wells, Hydrology Basics & Locating Ground Water.
Publisher: [United States] : Paul Sawyers, c2010
Characteristics: 129 p. : ill. ; 23 cm