Large Bore DIY Water Well Kit



This kit is used for “large-bore” water wells that can accommodate a hand pump, a submersible electric pump, or both at the same time.  It is the recommended kit for those in North America with access to a local hardware store.

In most cases, this is the best kit for those who live in North America since you have access to hardware stores to pick up the other items you’ll need.

96 in stock

SKU: L-BORE-DIY-WW Categories: ,


The kit includes the following:
– 25 Foot Water Well Hand Pump
– 4″ Well Screen Assembly
– 4″ Well Cap Assembly
– Water Well Auger
– Instructional Video

Additional information

Weight38 lbs
Dimensions48 × 10 × 10 in

Video & Reviews

“What a fun project. Our boys now know how easy it is to drill your own water well. We drilled this well to 45 feet by hand. Probably the record on this site!”
— Tommy & Melissa, TX

“In just 3 and a half hours we installed this 25 foot well. Your kit made it really easy to drill my own water well. Thanks!”
— Vinnie V., TX

“Very easy to install. It provides a level of peace of mind knowing a large portion of the survival equation is taken care of.”
— Jason C.

“I couldn’t believe we hit water that fast. There’s tremendous security in knowing you always have access to water.”
— Jody

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You'll Also Need

You’ll need the following items from your local hardware store:


  • Hacksaw
  • Pliers
  • Pipe Wrenches
  • PVC Cement & Primer
  • Rope or parachute cord

Pea Gravel

  • 2 bags of .5 cubic foot of Pea Gravel

Note: This is not needed with the Water Well in a Box Kit.


1 bag of cement

Note: This is not needed with the Water Well in a Box Kit.

Drill Pipe

  • 3/4 inch pipe (carbon steel or galvanized steel), four sections of 5 foot joints (for a 25′ well)
  • 3/4 inch pipe connectors (four of them)

Note: These pipe sections will screw into the Water Well Auger to increase well depth.

Well Casing

  • 4 inch PVC Pipe (Schedule 40), two 10 foot sections (for a 25′ well)
  • 4 inch PVC connector collars (two of them)






Shipping & Returns

You can trust your order will be quickly processed and shipped typically withing 24-48 hours. If your order cannot be fulfilled within that time frame we will notify you. We ship products via UPS anywhere in the Lower 48 states within the United States. For orders in Hawaii and Alaska, please contact us before hand to discuss shipping fees. We do not ship outside of the US at this time. Please note that UPS does not ship to P.O. Boxes.

Our goal is to ensure your complete satisfaction with your purchase.

If you are dissatisfied with your order for any reason, you can return your “Unused” items for a prompt refund. Refunds for items returned within 10 days of the purchase date will be credited in the full amount (excluding shipping charges) and the same form as the original payment type. Any claims for damaged order or missing items must be received within 2 business days of receipt of package. Return shipping charges are the responsibility of the buyer. In case following conditions are not met Emergency Water Well reserves the right to charge a 20% restocking fee or refuse the return. items must be returned for refund or exchange within 10 days of original purchase items and packaging must be received in new / undamaged condition return package must include all original items, manuals, etc. return package must include a copy of the original invoice or sales receipt

If you would like to cancel your order, you can do so provided that the order has not yet been shipped. If the item you want to cancel has been shipped, the order cannot be canceled. However, you can return the item for a refund. See our Return policy.

Shipping & Return Policy updated 04/12/2016


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