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This is a badge bit (BB) that is part of the PEP curriculum.  Completing this BB is part of getting the sand badge in Plumbing.

In this Badge Bit, you will set up a temporary water pump in a pond or water source.  (Note that this BB is part of a 6-part choose your own adventure list BB called the Tiny List. You must complete six Badge Bits in the Tiny List.)

Some related information:



To complete this BB, the minimum requirements are:
 - set up a temporary water pump in a pond or water source

To show you've completed this Badge Bit, you must provide:
   - a picture of the water source without a pump
   - a picture of you installing a water pump at the source
   - a picture of water being pumped somewhere else
   - OR a 2-minute video of you doing this
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I had to pump water from one rain barrel to a littler one up by my garden.  The bigger tank is about 5' lower and feeds into my greenhouse.  So I had to hook up a hose to the spigot in the greenhouse and pump it about 120' to the garden.
Empty-rain-barrel-in-the-garden.jpg
Empty rain barrel in the garden
Empty rain barrel in the garden
Barrel-is-to-my-right-greenhouse-has-the-brown-roof-(that-s-where-the-supply-spigot-is).jpg
Barrel is to my right, greenhouse has the brown roof (that's where the supply spigot is)
Barrel is to my right, greenhouse has the brown roof (that's where the supply spigot is)
Far-side-of-greenhouse-with-big-rain-barrels-to-the-left-of-the-sugar-shack-(square-IBC-totes).jpg
Far side of greenhouse with big rain barrels to the left of the sugar shack (square IBC totes)
Far side of greenhouse with big rain barrels to the left of the sugar shack (square IBC totes)
Setting-up-the-blue-pump-with-the-green-hose-to-the-spigot-in-the-corner-on-the-white-pvc-(sugar-shack-visible-out-through-the-door).jpg
Setting up the blue pump with the green hose to the spigot in the corner on the white pvc (sugar shack visible out through the door)
Setting up the blue pump with the green hose to the spigot in the corner on the white pvc (sugar shack visible out through the door)
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Pumping water!
Pumping water!
Staff note (paul wheaton) :

I certify that this BB is complete!

 
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