Bici Bomba Rosario de Agua

Bici-Tec

The Bici Bomba is a pedal-powered rope pump for retrieving water from wells.

Product description Brand name and product description

Bici bomba Rosario de agua is a pedal-powered rope pump that reduces the labor and time required to collect water. The machine uses bicycle parts combined with a rope pump to obtain water from beneath, usually hand dug wells.

Note: The manufacturer, Bici-Tec lacks a website and is only available on Facebook.

Target region(s) Target region for distribution/implementation (listed by country if specified)

Latin America, specially Guatemala and Mexico.

Distributors/implementing organizations Organization(s) distributing/deploying this product directly to communities/individuals?"

Bici-Tec distributes the product directly and works with community leaders to distribute it.Interview with representative

Market suggested retail price Price per unit or service price per usage/terms (USD). Subsidies noted.

$277 Converted from quetzales

Bici-Tec also donates the product partially or completely to families with great need.Interview with representative.

Competitive landscape Similar products available on the market. May not be a comprehensive listing.
SDG targeted United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) targeted with this product/application/service

Goal 6: Clean water and sanitation

Target user(s) Target user/consumer base (country, income segment)

Untrained users, rural households or communities.

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