The Garden Guide

Book: Gardening Tools, Equipment and Buildings
Chapter: Chapter 5: Machines and Machinery

Pump syringe

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1889. The pump-syringe, or hand forcing-pump (fig. 502.), consists of a barrel-piston and directing tube. The water is drawn up through a perforated base; and the advantage of this engine is, that it may be placed in any common watering-pot or bucket, and thus much room and some trouble and expense may be saved in small gardens.