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Quick deployment urban rainwater harvesting system

Discussion in 'General Survival and Preparedness' started by DKR, Aug 25, 2018.

  1. DKR

    DKR Raconteur of the first stripe

    For folks who live in buildings were they are not allowed (by lease or renting) to have a permanent rainwater harvesting system.

    This video shows a fellow that has given this a lot of thought - it demos a pre-set tarp and a poles. When it rains, you would go out and set the tarp and add a bucket. Post-disaster, this would be a dandy way to gather rainwater, a real resource.

    Minimal cost, temporary and effective.
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  2. Dunerunner

    Dunerunner Brewery Monkey Moderator

    Brilliant! Going to buy the makings for one of these because the water that runs off my roof carries a heavy dose of moss-be-gone, bird crap and pine needles with it.
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  3. DKR

    DKR Raconteur of the first stripe

    Most roofs, other than metal roofs, are unsuitable for water harvesting. Thought this might be of interest....
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