Hand Pump: No.6 Pump

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Technical Data

Type of pump: Suction pump
Range of lift: 6 meters
Performance: 45 liters p. minute at 5 meters
Diameter of water well: min. 100mm
Type of well: Drilled or digged water wells

General Information about the No.6 Hand Pumps

The No. 6 hand-pump is a vacuum pump with a water lift height of only 6 meters, for dug or drilled wells. The cylinder diameter is 89mm and the upstroke height is 215mm. 

These hand pumps are installed and maintained using commonly available tools. They are mainly used in developing regions such as Africa, India, South America and Asia for pumping water.


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