Bison Pump and the “Most Resilient House in North America”

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  • On March 31, 2017
We are excited to see our name mentioned in the most recent article by The Resilient Design Institute. In it, they outlined the features and added measures taken to design and build the most resilient home in North America. The catalyst for the building of the home was a fire which destroyed the current home […]
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Why Choose a Stainless Steel Hand Pump Over Cast Iron

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  • On March 31, 2017
With a Bison Pump Shallow Well Hand Pump, you get so much more from our shallow well hand pump compared to the traditional cast iron or plastic pitcher pumps: A stainless steel body with acetal polymer components to resist rust and rot Self-priming No leathers, therefore no routine maintenance. Parts and leathers for cast iron […]
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Hand Pump for “Fake Rock” Well Covers

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  • On March 31, 2017
I admit when I started at Bison Pumps in 2012, my knowledge of water wells was limited to a vision of a big round hole, bucket and rope. I’ve learned a lot since 2012 and the most important thing was there is nothing “standard” about a well, well casing, or installation. In fact, last year […]
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New Uses for Bison Pumps – Playgrounds

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  • On March 31, 2017
Bison Pumps – A New Feature in Nature’s Playground The Bison Pump is making a big splash in Australia. This installation by Nature’s Playground features the Bison Shallow Well Hand Pump. When asked about this particular installation, this was the reply: “We have 2 shallow underground reservoirs connected together. One under the pump and the […]
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Bison Pumps at Home in Hidden Hollow

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  • On March 31, 2017
Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn. Benjamin Franklin The secret is out; children love hand pumps. Whether for a cool drink of water, the main ingredient in building a sand castle, or watering gardens; there is magic in pumping the handle and experiencing the flow of […]
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Discontinued Finish on Shallow Well Hand Pumps

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  • On March 31, 2017
We are spring cleaning our shelves and we have the following pumps we would like to see sold so we can make room for our big sellers. Therefore we are offering the following pumps at a discounted price. These are our shallow well hand pumps; but special! Yes, you can have a custom finish if […]
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The Redesigned Bison Commercial Hand Pump – 15 gallons per minute!

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  • On March 31, 2017
We’ve been promising the new design since earlier this year. Although it has taken longer than we wanted, we have accomplished all we set out to do and then some! Our goals were simple; lighter weight and more compact to reduce shipping costs, whenever possible use the same components as the residential pump to simplify […]
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Customizing a Bison Pump for a Fish?

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  • On March 31, 2017
We truly love innovation at Bison Pumps. When customers come to us with special requests, it gets our creative juices going. Recently, we had the opportunity to modify our new playground pump kit for the Boy Scouts of America, Mount Baker Council. They wanted their youth to be able to pump their Bison Pump and […]
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Dealer Recognition – Clyde’s Well Drilling

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  • On March 31, 2017
We are proud of our steadily expanding dealer network. It is wonderful to know these professionals trust Bison Pumps for hand water pumps. I have decided to profile our leading dealers and with their permission share the secret to their success. This month, I am pleased to feature Clyde’s Well Drilling in Jay, Florida. They […]
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