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Pump Seesaw / water pump

Pump Seesaw
Pump Seesaw

The Pump Seesaw is a multi-functional seesaw combining two ground water pumps, designed especially for children living in an area deprived of water. By playing with the Pump Seesaw, children can draw water easily and cheerfully.
In an area short of water, such as Africa and the Middle East, children always assume the task of getting water from a distant public water pump. Undoubtedly the hard work is a heavy burden for their little bodies. Utilizing leverage principle, the Pump Seesaw can work as the handle of the traditional ground pump, driving the plunger up and down. Thus, water can be drawn easily by playing with the seesaw.

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Department of Industrial Design

Department of Industrial Design
Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province, China

Design

Department of Industrial Design

Department of Industrial Design
Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province, China