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How dowsing works to locate water source?

  1. Nov 8, 2011 #1
    Referring to following video, does anyone have any suggestions on how dowsing works to locate water source?

    Thanks in advance for any suggestions

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  3. Nov 8, 2011 #2


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    hi there

    I dont know how it works ... all I know is that it does lol

    back in the 70's thro to the end of the '80's I worked for a telecommunications company
    I used to with ease be able to find buried telephone cables that were 2 - 3 ft deep. using the exact same methods as in your video link using either a single piece of "L" shaped copper wire or even 2 of them, it didnt really matter.
    It NEVER failed, the cable was always where located. A number of my fellow workmates would/could also do the same.

    I have never seen a scientific explanation, I dont even know if there is one ?

    This is sorta a borderline subject on this forum ... lets just wait and see what the moderators have to say :)

  4. Nov 8, 2011 #3
    I'm pretty sure it's entirely bogus. You might have a better chance at finding water by putting a compass under a pyramid covered with q bracelets.

    I'll quote you wikipedia for what that's worth:
    Personally, I would think that if such a thing were possible, someone would have proven why it works by now, or, at least proven that it does work.
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    definately NOT bogus mate I will vouch for its authenticity till the day I die
    It really really works!!

  6. Nov 8, 2011 #5

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