Primitive Technology: Searching for groundwater


There might come a time when you need to be able to source ground water and bring it to the surface; without power of any kind. Now we all know how bad things would be for this to happen, so I hope you never have to do it. But knowing how it’s done might come in handy – some day.

Here’s how to source groundwater and bring it to surface, and avoid the collapse of the well back into the water you’ve just expended all that energy on digging.