WATER WELL PUMPS AND SUPPLIES: OVERVIEW

Pump Type &
Delivery Height

Energy or 
Power

Advantages

Disadvantages

Maintenance

Running Costs

 


NSP - Solar Pump


We can adjust your pump to any required water depth and quantity

Solar Energy
Renewable


Water can be pumped out of several hundred meters depth

Hand Pump Function

Inexpensive acquisition


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Windmill Water Pump
up to 200 meters +

Wind Power
Renewable

Several hundred
meters delivery height

It works only if enough wind is available

Gaskets in the pump piston must be changed

Maintenance work

 


Submersible Solar- Water Pump
up to 120 meters +

Solar Energy
Renewable

Water gets pumped constantly if enough sunlight is available

No access to water
if it fails

No resistance to

salt water

Maintenance as well as renewal of the battery system

Maintenance work

 


Non-Submersible
Water Pump

up to 6 meters

Power
Non-renewable

Inexpensive acquisition

Max. delivery height - 6m

Fuel or diesel and oil must be replenished if operated with a power unit

Electricity or
fuel costs

 

Submersible Water Pump

up to 200 meters +

Power
Non-renewable

Several hundred
meters delivery height

Using of non-renewable electricity

Fuel or diesel and oil must be replenished if operated with a power unit

Electricity or
fuel costs

 

Hand Pump -
Deep Well

up to 80 meters

Manual Operation

Inexpensive acquisition

Water can only be pumped with the aid of human or animal power

Gaskets in the pump piston must be changed

Maintenance work









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Author: Dietmar Stuck