Hand Pumps VLOM
We are the popular name in the field of manufacturing and exporting Hand Pumps VLOM. Our range of Hand Pumps VLOM is known for its high performance, superior quality and it requires very minimal maintenance effort. These Hand Pumps VLOM are easy to operate and durable thus ensuring our customers effective service with least effort. This Hand Pumps VLOM has a mast of open P shaped that enables its easy servicing. These Hand Pumps VLOM have Bore rods made of tubes with 219 mm in dia and 12 mm thread pitch.
We offer India Mark III-Hand Pumps VLOM. This pump is a modified version of the India Mark II, based on the “VLOM” concept, strongly promoted by World Bank, UNICEF, UNDP and other development aid organizations during the Drinking Water and Sanitation Decade. “VLOM” means “Village Level Operation and Maintenance” management by users, especially women. According to the VLOM concept, a Hand Pumps VLOM has to be robust and reliable under field conditions, cost effective, and lastly be maintainable by users at village level
Salient Features of Hand Pumps VLOM:
This hand pump can be supplied with different types of Stands, i.e., with standard three legs, or with a square or circular flange to suit the users’ requirements.
- Cylinder is adaptable for use with Universal Cylinder components.
- The Cylinder incorporates an open top cap and suitable plunger and check valve assemblies to facilitate their removal for maintenance without the need to lift the riser pipes out of the borewell. This makes maintenance easily possible by village women caretakers / mechanics.
- Very easy to install up to depths of 30 m. Use of a tripod and chain pulley block is recommended beyond this depth.
- The water tank assembly has the appropriate coupler to suit 65 mm or 50 mm NB GI riser pipes. A special Cone Plate with rubber Cone is available for installation of PVC/HDPE riser pipes. The cone plate and cone can also be used to reduce stresses on the GI riser pipe joint to the Water Tank.