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The family moved to Hudson, Michigan, where, from 1855 to 1872, Bean received many patents for continuous flow pumps, as well as for a hand-operated fire-engine pump, a grain grinder, a fanning mill and a straw cutter.
In contrast to hand-operated pumps Finish Thompson drum pumps enable precise amounts of liquid to be transferred to smaller containers with less risk of spillage and also help to eliminate the handling problems associated with heavy containers.
If combined with an optional filtration system, the pump becomes a complete hand-operated water treatment facility capable of producing up to 1,000 gallons of safe drinking water per hour.
For its first application, GEC is introducing an easy-to-use, hand-operated water pump and filtration system that needs no fuel or electricity, making it indispensible in the wake of natural disasters and struggling third world countries.
IN heavy-duty boots, Madonna cranks a hand-operated water pump on a visit to Malawi.
A hand-operated chuck requires no tools and is removable for special tooling applications.
The Bantam also offers a supportive Shadow Tray that follows a child from sitting to standing, and a hand-operated hydraulic pump for independent standing.
Features include a hand-operated hydraulic pump for operation without electrical power, static and dynamic testing capabilities and reinforced steel frame.
The Mitre Max is available in hand-operated and pneumatic versions.
Choice of foot and hand mechanical controls or hand-operated pilot controls.
Gloucestershire-based Decca Print, which originally operated from a site in Coventry, is looking for a home for an old hand-operated printers' guillotine.
Before long, we headed back to the historic and pleasantly ramshackle Blue Belly Barn on the Suite Edna property, there to toss the clusters into a de-stemming apparatus and then into a hand-operated wine press.
To the Editor: In May 2003, a previously healthy, 42-year-old rice farmer and miller, living on the Plain of Jars (Xieng Khuang Province) in northeast Lao People's Democratic Republic (PDR) (Laos), dehusked and polished glutinous rice in her hand-operated rice mill.
Children have a ball making treats with this clever hand-operated machine because there is an immediate payoff.
Such a community might be served by a community-level system, with water piped to convenient distribution points or into homes, or by hand-operated tubewell pumps spread throughout the community.