The Simple Pump hand well pump is made from lead-free, stainless steel, and aluminum components.
NOTE: The aluminum is never in contact with water.
All components are Safe Drinking Water Act compliant.
Simple Pump is designed with very few points of wear: the u-cup seals on the piston and the rod seals in the pump head.
|Pump assembly||CNC-machined 303 stainless steel|
|Pump head||CNC-machined 303 stainless steel|
|Pump cylinder||CNC-machined 303 stainless steel|
|Ball seats||CNC-machined 304 stainless steel|
|Spigot nipple||CNC-machined 304 stainless steel`|
|3/4″ Rod||CNC-machined 304 stainless steel|
|Handle assembly||T6061 Aircraft Aluminum|
|Lift rods||High-tensile fiberglass with fused 304 stainless steel ends|
|Drop pipe||Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC), Schedule 80 with stainless steel couplers|
|Rod guide||HDPE (high-density polyethylene)|
|Piston||CNC-machined Food-Grade PVC|
|O-rings||70D Buna-N Rubber|
TENCOM Polyester Fiberglass Rod Specifications
|Approximate fiber percentage||55%|
|Approximate resin percentage||45%|
|Tensile Strength||80,000 psi|
|Tensile Modulus||4.0×10^6 psi|
|Flexural Strength||80,000 psi|
|Flexural Modulus||4.0×10^6 psi|
|Compressive Strength||40,000 psi|
|Temperature range||-45 to +240 degrees F|
Simple Pump Well Caps are available in 2″, 3", 4″, 4.5″, 5″, 6″, 6.25″ and 7″/8″ diameters.
Standard lift rods are manufactured to a 108″ length. Rods also available in 54″ and 27″ lengths.
Simple Pump Drop Pipes are made from Schedule 80 PVC, with stainless steel threaded couplers. (No gluing.) Top drop pipe comes standard with a 1/16″ diameter weep drilled into the sidewall of the PVC pipe, 48″ below the top. For areas with deeper freezing levels, the weep hole will be drilled at any desired level at no charge.
Motor Extension: 12v or 24v
Simple Pump Motors can be powered by a solar panel, battery, or other 12v or 24v DC source. Can pump from water levels down to 225′.