|Manhandling barrel to empty liquid|
Pumps should be considered whenever liquids are handled in heavy containers. In particular, the availability of inexpensive manual pumps is often underappreciated. Various examples are shown below.
Common options for improvement
|Piston pump||Rotary hand pump|
|Lever “drum and pail pump” (www.vestilmfg.com)||Continental siphon pump|
Multitudes of various brands, models, and vendors are readily available on-line. Pumps are available in various types of material for different liquids.
|Dolphin water pump||FloJet dispensing system (powered)|
Pumps can reduce the lifting and handling of heavy water cooler bottles. Manual and relatively inexpensive powered dispensers are available.