The Canzee pump is a direct action and high quality hand pump

Advantages compared to Rope Pumps

  • The metal parts like pump rod is stainless steel so no corrosion
  • Only one washer instead of many washers

Disadvantages compared to Rope Pumps

  • A bit more expensive
  • Needs costly tools like a lathe for production
  • Needs some special parts like stainless steel
  • Needs a centralised production. Rope pumps can be produced decentralised with tools that are available in most blacksmith workshops.


  • Can pump from wells of 10 – 20 meters deep
  • Can be installed on hand dug well or tube wells with diameters of 4 to 6 inch