hand pump

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Noun1.hand pump - a pump worked by handhand pump - a pump worked by hand    
pump - a mechanical device that moves fluid or gas by pressure or suction
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Tinsue and Sankor Towns were established in 1978, but some residents say since their establishments, the Towns have never had a hand pump up to present.
Every deep well hand pump has three main parts: the hand-operated mechanism at the top of the well, the pumping cylinder that pushes water up from below, and a run of rigid pipe and rod that connects the two.
If an airgunner just wants to fill his gun, then there is one more option--a high-pressure hand pump.
When we installed the water storage system described in the accompanying article, we included a hand pump to draw water from the cistern during power outages.
Powered by either hand pump or 12-volt DC battery, the Dual Power Tote Lifter is easily maneuvered with a low center of gravity and an ergonomic handle design.
British scientists have designed a new smart hand pump that will allow people in Africa to get access to freash clean water.
They have installed two models of hand pump and the hand pumps in which high amount of arsenic has been found are painted in red so that the villagers do not drink from those hand pumps," said Prasad.
Hand pump and motor pumps together provide 61 % of households with drinking water, rising to 70% in rural areas.
The Rolling 28 HP features a double-action hand pump that works in unison with high-velocity cylinders to create fast carriage speeds for quick opens and closes during fusion processes.
The hand pump is recognized as a backbone of the rural water supply programme.
The PHP 35/40 bar hand pump from E Instruments is a pneumatic pressure/vacuum generating unit for testing and calibrating pressure instruments.
McElroy says the new DynaMc [TM] Hand Pump (HP) machines provide the power and pressure required to butt fuse pipes sized 2-inch IPS to 12-inch DIPS with a handpowered pump.