Water wheel pump

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+24 1. nakama7777 commented 5 years ago

lol that music though...
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+4 2. ringmaster commented 5 years ago

#1 mute this video and play https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IyFpZ5MZ7kk in the background.
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+6 3. Judge-Jake commented 5 years ago

So it's basically someone stealing water from a river to fill his pond >:)
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+5 4. Cormac42 commented 5 years ago

It appears that this design is using a swivel where the hose connects to the shaft rather than a pump. If that's the case then this pump design depends on the hydrostatic of the fluid in the 4 rounds of the coil, each perhaps ~0.5m high. This would mean that the "pump" could not move the fluid higher than 2m.

A better, similar, design would have the same water wheel frame with paddles powering/rotating a fluid pump mechanism that take in water and could pump it much high/faster relative to the force of the current and the surface area of the submerged paddles.
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0 5. Klemm commented 5 years ago

Wow, that's so stupid it's awesome. As this system is relying on the rivers flow, one could just put a simple funnel in the stream and get much bigger volume/stronger pressure in the hose. And no moving parts required.
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+1 6. NotFirst commented 5 years ago

The video effects were outrageous!!! >:)
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0 7. BooTheGoose commented 5 years ago

That is pretty pointless...