Hand pump, Kardia

last updated : 2018/12/31
Code Description Budget Price Ship. weight Ship. vol.
HANDPUMP, submersible, raw water, Kardia K50VA, 4" on request 75kg 0,162m³ Add
HANDPUMP, submersible, raw water, Kardia K65, 4" CH 3,150.00 75kg 0,162m³ Add

General information

Lever-operated lift pump:

  • Minimum borehole diameter - 100mm (Kardia K 65)
  • Minimum borehole diameter - 80mm (Kardia K 50 VA)
  • Maximum borehole diameter - 150mm
  • Maximum installation depth - 30m (Kardia K 65)
  • Maximum installation depth - 45m (Kardia K 50)

Meets VLOM (village level operated maintenance) requirements.

Pump performance with 62mm cylinder at 30m depth setting:

  • Capacity: 0.45 litres/stroke
  • Output basis 50-full-strokes/minute: 1350 litres/hour

Pump performance with 50 mm cylinder at 45m depth setting:

  • Capacity: 0.28 litre/stroke
  • Output basis 50-full-strokes/minute: 840 litres/hour


  • Stainless steel 50mm cylinder for depth settings of up to 45m (special request).
  • Centralizers: required for larger boreholes or wells (special request).

Supplied from Geneva for ICRC.

See the maintenance guideline: http://www.interaide.org/pratiques/content/livret-pour-la-maintenance-des-pompes-manuelles-kardia-sierra-leone


See the PDF attached below


Last updated: 2020-09-14