Having a water source near your home gives you an advantage not everybody has.
If water supplies become are low or unavailable during periods of crisis, constructing a hydraulic ram pump can be an effective alternative.
A hydraulic ram pump can be made from readily attainable parts locally available at any hardware store.
The pump is solely powered by the weight and flow of your water source.
Hydraulic ram pump's are extremely reliable.
Most require little to no maintenance and are ideal for off-grid living. One downside though – it won't work on wells
A particularly effective no-waste system this device is 10% efficient which means that for every 100 hundred gallons of water about 10% will carry to your destination.
The remaining water is returned downstream or riverside so no water is wasted.
Pretty neat, right? Watch the video below and visit ram pump's assembly construct page HERE