Suction Pump is a water pump that automatically drains water in Story of Seasons Pioneers Of Olive Town (SoS PoOT). Guide includes how to unlock, materials, lake drain , fuel & more.
Suction Pump (Water Pump) - How to Unlock & Crafting Materials
Suction Pump Flowchart
|How to Get Suction Pump|
|①||Increase Draining Skill Level To Lv.5|
|③||Make Suction Pump From Build Screen|
Unlock By Increase Draining Skill Level To Lv.5
You will automatically get the blueprints for Suction Pump when you reach Draining Skill Lv.5. We recommend draining puddles with Bucket to get Clay, which is a needed component in making a Suction Pump.
Gather Materials For Crafting
|Required Materials||Brick × 10|
└ Made by putting Clay into a Brick Maker
Silver Ingot ×5
└ Made by putting Silver Ore into a Ingot Maker
Next step is to gather the required materials for crafting a Suction Pump. Bricks would require clay and Brick Maker, while silver ore can be efficiently found in Mine 2. Craft the Suction Pump in the Crafting menu.
Suction Pump (Water Pump) - How To Use & Drain Lakes
Automatically Drains Lake For You
Suction Pump, when placed and fueled, will automatically drain the water for you. They are great for draining lakes as they require no stamina, freeing the player to do other tasks,
Draining Skill Level Increase If Pump In Action
Player's Draining skill will increase when the Suction Pump is in motion. This allows players to level up Draining while not using any stamina or time at all.All Skills List
Takes A Few Days To Fully Drain Lake
A lake will take multiple days to completely drain. Based on our testing, it should take around 3~ 5 days for the Suction Pump to fully drain a lake. Always keep that water pump fueled up just in case it's running low.
Move Suction Pump To New Lakes When Finished Draining
Suction Pump can be moved and redeployed. You can move it to another lake to drain another body of water or move multiple Suction pump to a single lake.
Need Refined Coal As Fuel
Suction Pump require Refined Coal as fuel to operate. 1 Refined Coal will power the Suction pump for 1 day, with a max stack of 5 that can be placed in the Suction pump. Refined Coal can be crafted using Coal Lump, which can be farmed in Mines.Check out Mine Guide here!
Water Will Come Back After 5 Days
If you fully drain a a lake, it will fill up again in 5 days. the water will fill up regardless if you took the treasure chest or not. If you drain the lake again, you'll get another Treasure Chest to open.