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Is playing with a water gun for fun allowed or is it a problem of baal tashchis (wasting resources)? (assuming for adult playing with kids or with other adults)

This is really a general question of where do you draw the line between recreation and baal tashchit.

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Is having a pool Baal Tashchit? –  Hacham Gabriel Aug 11 '13 at 12:35
right good point. where do you draw the line though? –  ray Aug 11 '13 at 17:07
Especially in Israel. –  Double AA Aug 11 '13 at 19:38
@ray so essentially that's your question. If I were you I would change it (but that's why I'm not you:)) –  Hacham Gabriel Aug 11 '13 at 21:37
Very related: judaism.stackexchange.com/questions/11668/… (This would probably be a duplicate if I had worded mine more broadly.) –  HodofHod Aug 12 '13 at 20:12

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