Some Factors to Think About when Comparing Hand Pumps
If comparing our pricing with other companies' pumps, look at factors such as:
And their design and greater bulk means there are many fewer wells they can share with a submersible. Sometimes a second well has to be dug, just to have a backup pump!
At the same time, Simple Pump is of superior quality and capability compared to other pumps that cost much more. In fact, we think there is simply no better pump in this category at ANY price.
Total cost of ownership as a decision factor
But even more Initial purchase cost is only part of the picture. The overall quality of the Simple Pump - the materials of construction, the machining techniques employed, the robust nature of the design and the built-in redundancy of multiple working seals at the wear points - leads to many years of trouble-free operation.
One competitor's pump is a little cheaper, but 25-30% of these pumps are inoperable after 2-3 years of service! Ongoing maintenance cost is a critical factor in making the best purchase decision.
No other pump has the balance of economy and quality that Simple Pump offers you.