Present scenario Unclean toilet – closed toiletsone drinking water point – one hand washing point
Present Scenario in rural schools Only one water point – being used for drinking water & hand washing by number of students Unclean toilets –No water in toilets No proper hand washing facilities –long queue at one water point No power supply –to operate water pump to lift water to over head tanks in case of power pump provision SIMPLE SOLUTION FORCE & LIFT HAND PUMP
Force & Lift pump FEATURES Adaptable to existing India Mark II and India Mark III installation. Uses commonly available components for the adaptation mechanism. Easy operation and maintenance. Lifts water efficiently up to 100 feet above the pump's water tank level. No power connection required Also capable of delivering water at ground level, like standard hand pumps. Standard tools for IM II & IM III sufficient for installation.
Final Check list 1.All nuts & bolts are fully tightened, check nuts provided 2.Free movement of handle 3.No lateral play 4.Discharge minimum Vlom65- 12 liter/40 stroke/minute Vlom50- 10 liter/40 stroke/minute IM II 32mm - 12 liter/40 stroke/minute 5.Check for leakage 6.Water tank is clean, chlorinated & properly covered 7.Collect water sample in H 2 S & examine for bacterial contamination
Operation & Maintenance of Pump Correct handling will keep away breakdown Operate HP gently giving long, slow strokes Operate by standing on foot stand, gripping at end only, Do not bang the handle Keep regular watch on gland rubber ring. Ensure no leakage near third plate & water taps Prevent children putting anything inside, Keep platform & drain always clean Inform village mechanic immediately if hp is not functioning properly
Preventive maintenance of pump 1.Operate pump & check discharge Idle strokes not more than five Note any major change in discharge 2.Check HP stand firm on base Handle – play in limit, not rubbing Leakage from rubber gasket / gland packing /water taps 3.Grease the chain, replace gland rubber ring if required, replace washers for taps, clean head assembly 4.Tighten all nuts 5.Clean water tank on regular interval
24 hours water available for drinking for hand washing for toilet use go for FORCE & LIFT HAND PUMP Thanks