Living Off Grid – A Home Made Deep Well Pump
I found out while searching for a deep well pump what a bunch of you did as well I’m sure. They are EXPENSIVE. Now my well isn’t overly deep but I wanted it to be frost free. That requires pumping the water from the bottom. So while looking into the different designs. I decided I could save a lot of cash and build one my self.
This article is for those of you dealing with wells. If your water source is a spring or creek, you do not have to worry about these issues. A well has the unique challenge of somehow pulling water up from a deep and skinny hole in the ground. Doing that can become very interesting if you do not have electricity. Click the link below to see more info on a home made water pump.