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The Red Rhino
Price: 35,000 Kyats ($36)
Total Number Sold: 29,223
Suction Depth: 25 feet
Flow rate at 15 feet suction depth: 1000 Gal/hour
Our very first pump, the Red Rhino is the workhorse of our line. It’s a no-fuss, long-lasting, totally mobile suction pump that delivers predictably good results every time. Over the last nine years, we've continued to make improvements to the design and function of the pump based on user feedback, and it has gained a reputation for reliability that makes it one of our most popular products year after year.
I'm proud to say that both my son and daughter are college graduates because of this pump."
"I sold my diesel pump. This one gets me the same amount of water without the charge of fuel."
Before, we had to work as hired labors to be able to feed ourselves. This year, because we've doubled our incomes with the pump, we won't have to do that."
Kyan Bo Village
"It is easier to get water now that I have the pump. I am able to do other jobs in my free time and earn myself two incomes."