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The Davey Silensor pool pump range represents some of the biggest breakthroughs in Davey pump technology for many years. Made in Australia, for Australian conditions, the Davey Silensor range has been specifically designed and engineered to combat the age old pool pump problem... excessive noise. As the name suggests, Davey's Silensor truly heralds a quiet pool pump revolution. And, as youve come to expect from Davey, the all new Silensor is extremely dependable.. Solid construction and superior quality in manfacture ensure your new Silensor will quietly go about its business day after day, year after year.

Super Quiet - The

Your rainwater tank captures and saves water. To use it effectively around the garden Davey has developed the SIlver Series range of pumps to economically satisfy these needs. Davey are known worldwide for the quality and reliability of their pumps, and the Silver Series range has been developed to live up this. While the domestic backyard may not be as harsh as the Australian outback, Davey know that reliability is just as important to you. The silver series pumps are manufactured to the exact standards Davey have established for all their products. Important components like bearings, capacitors, seals, controls and tanks have all...

Water is a valuable resource, and saving water is a priority for every Australian household. To make water saving easy Onga
has developed WaterSwitch. WaterSwitch is a dual source value that utilises water captured within a rainwater tank to
supply water requirements around the home. Not all domestic water applications and appliances require water
that has been treated for drinking by a local water authority. Uses for rainwater include, washing machines, toilets flushing, and garden watering. With WaterSwitch your customers will save water automatically. 
 
HOW DOES WATERSWITCH WORK?
 
WaterSwitch is a fully...

At some stage during your household pumps life, you might come across a time where your household pump is not performing like it should. As there are many factors that could be the cause of this, we have put together a checklist of the most common problems that can be checked to help you get your pump pumping again.

Troubleshooting Checklist for Household Pumps with a Pressure Switch & Pressure Tank

Motor runs when switched on but does not pump

  • Suction line and pump body not filled with water
  • Air leaks in suction lines or suction pipe under water
  • Air trapped in syuction lines (also possible with flooded...

DAB produces reliable domestic household pumps, that are technically advanced, easy to install and efficient, ensuring high energy savings in the following domestic and residential application sectors: heating and air conditioning, water supply, irrigation and gardening, and the popular use of rainwater.

There is a DAB home pressure pump to suit virtually every home and budget.

Choosing the most appropriate model for your application depends on a number of factors :-

  • How much water will be required..? This is often considered in terms of the number of taps or oulets that are likely to be on at the same...

Davey's shallow well jet pumps, complete with a pressure switch or the Torrium controller, can draw water from rivers, creeks, dams and shallow bores down to 7.5 metres for farm water supply, stock watering, small scale irrigation, garden sprinkklers, washdown and tank filling.

These shallow well jet pumps are simple to use and highly durable, plus, installation and servicing are easier as the pump is conveniently installed at ground level.

The Davey 95S, 125S and 165S models casing is constructed of high grade aluminium with Rilsan lining to ensure extremely high corrosion and abrasion resistance for trouble free...

Davey's Dynapond pond pumps are specially designed for fully submerged operation, 24 hours, 7 days a week. The Davey dynapond is ideal for large domestic, small commercial fountains, waterfalls, Koi (japanese carp) and fish ponds, as well as recirculation applications in freshwater aquaculture. The Dyanpond 8000 model is suitable for sea water applications.

Davey Dynapond Features 

Open impeller, centrifugal pump with adjustable strainer
• Pump can pass small soft solids in the water without blockage
 
Can be operated horizontally or vertically
• Easy to install
• Easy to conceal
 
Suction...
Comparing cheaper brand water tank / household pumps to quality brand pumps…..
 
Are you looking for the right water tank pump or household pump to fit to your water tank, with so many brands and models on the market today, selecting the right pump can be difficult, and having the right model is crucial, as you want the right pump to do the required job.

Which is the right pump for me..?and why shouldnt i buy a cheaper import pump is a question we get asked a lot by our customers, as unforetunetly a lot of people have been caught out with with cheap imports that don’t do the job, as they don’t do what they have been...

The importance of having a rainwater tank at home…

Most people install a rainwater tank primarily to harvest stormwater from their roof and conserve their mains water use. In addition to conserving water, a rainwater tank also helps treat stormwater and protect local streams from high storm flows by reducing the volume of stormwater and quantity of pollutants coming from a house block that would otherwise be delivered to the local stream.

What can I use my rainwater tank water for?

Garden irrigation, laundry and toilet flushing consume much of our home water use. In most cases these uses do not require the...

Buyers Guide for selecting the right Sump Pump

Firstly what is a Sump Pump

A sump pump is a submersible pump used for drainage that removes water from a sump pit. A sump pit, commonly found in the home basement, is a man made pit in the ground to collect water. The water may enter from drains funneling into the pit, or may arrive from natural ground water in the earth. 
 
How are sump pumps typically used?
 
Sump pumps are installed mostly where basement flooding is a issue.  They pump water away from the house to any place where it no longer presents a hazard, such as a municipal storm drain or dry well....
If its not the Grundfos household home performance range, then its not acceptable performance. There is no better way to create and control flow in the domestic environment. Other pumps may look alike on the outside, but thats where the similarities stop. The Grundfos household performance range consistently outdoes them in all terms of relaibility, efficiency, durability and ease of installation. The Grundfos range is the standard setter for quality and always provides comfort you can count on. So for exceptional perfomance everytime, you can go past the Grundfos range of pumps.
 
The Grundfos range provides a full range of...

A rainwater tank pump is needed when you want to use to use your rainwater tank water for your home and garden. The water pump pumps the water out of your rainwater tank providing you with pressurised water flow for your house and garden taps.

General requirements for water tank pumps are either to provide water for their house and/or for garden / irrigation use. When selecting a water tank pump for your home or garden you need to consider these following factors:

  • - Distance the water needs to travel between your tank and home
  • - Water pressure requirements
  • - Noise made by the pump
  • - Energy...

The Grundfos CM Booster Self Rpiming is a compact booster pump designed for domestic and light industrial use. The Grundfos booster unit consists of a robust multistage centrifugal pump and a generator friendly PM1 or PM2 pressure manager controller. The pressure manager allows the pump to start and stop automatically according to demand and protects the pump from dry running. The Grundfos CM Booster self priming range is the perfect solution if you are struggling with insufficient mains pressure, and can also be used with above or below ground water sources.

Grundfos Features

Self Priming - With a suction lift of up to 8...

If your looking to buy an engine driven water pump, whether it’s for water transfer, fire-fighting etc, Honda water pumps have a extensive range of models that will ensure their is a model capable of handling any job.
 
Why choose a honda water pump..??
 
Powerful Honda 4-stroke engines
It all starts with the legendary Honda 4-stroke engine. Because let's face it, that's the heart of any pump. Durable Honda commercial grade engines are easy starting and provide ample power for the toughest conditions.
Honda engines have long been recognized by the construction and rental industries as the leader in providing...

At some stage during your engine drive water pumps life, you might come across a time where your pump is not performing like it should. As there are many factors that could be the cause of this, we have put together a checklist of the most common problems that can be checked to help you get your pump pumping again.

Problem :- 

  • Pump Wont Prime after three minutes

 

Possible Cause & Solutions :-

  • Pump housing not filled with water. Fill pump housing with water.
  • Static suction head too high. Lower the pump closer to the water.
  • Suction hose too long. Reduce suction hose length.
  • Leaking suction...

Davey are the benchmark for quality and reliability with household pumps and these models have market leading features. Davey offers you a vast choice of pressure systems operated by the unique Torrium Controller to deliver you flawless performance  no matter whatthe demand. There is a Davey home pressure pump to suit virtually every home and budget.

Choosing the most appropriate model for your application depends on a number of factors :-

  • How much water will be required..?

This is often considered in terms of the number of taps or oulets that are likely to be on at the same time

  • How much pressure will be...

The Davey Torrium 2 Pump Controller is an itelligent controller designed to supply pressure boosted water with constant flow and even water pressure to domestic households. The davey Torrium 2 incorporates several levels of pump protection.

Key features of the davey Torrium 2 are :- 

  • Constant Flow and Even Water Pressure

To prevent annoying fluctautions in water temperature during showers, The Davey Torrium 2 uses its intelligence to provide households with constant flow to give even water pressure

  • Quick cut-in For Even Pressure

To give you strong pressure right from the start, the Davey Torrium 2 is...

The Davey Rainbank is the original and market leading houshold water saving device in its field. When fitted to your tank, the Davey Rainbank uses the tank water first. Directing to your water thirsty appliances such as your toliet, laundry and outdoor applications like irrigation and washing the car. If the tank is low or empty, the Davey Rainbank automatically senses this and switches to use mains water. In the event of a power shortage it has ben designed to operate without the pump and revert back hen power supply is re-established. If your building a new home or renovating an old one, or just looking for ways to save water, have a...

We use a large amount of water inside the home for washing ourselves, our clothes, brushing our teeth, flushing toilets or cooking. Many people have swimming pools and we all love to wash our cars, both activities using huge quantities of water. This section aims to help you reduce your water use in your home by choosing a range of modern, high quality water efficient technologies and making some small changes in behaviour.

About 40% of all water consumed in the home is used in the bathroom and much of that is wasted. With these tips its easy to avoid wasting water. Before buying a new bathroom appliance, check the manufacturer’s...

Davey Rainbank (RB1) Troubleshooting Guide
 
SYMPTOM: PUMP WILL NOT SWITCH OFF
 
1. Pump plugged directly into power outlet.
Corrective action required: Plug lead from pump into base of RainBank as per installation instructions.
2. Yellow button pushed and jammed into RainBank housing and has jammed switch on.
Corrective action required: Pry out the section of the yellow button that has been pushed into the RainBank housing with a small flat blade screwdriver.
3. Water is still being used.
Corrective action required: Check all taps, toilets and appliances connected to RainBank system to ensure they...

Davey Rainbank (RB2) Troubleshooting Guide

SYMPTOM: PUMP WILL NOT SWITCH OFF

1. Pump plugged directly into power outlet. Plug lead from pump into base of RainBank® 
2. Water is still being used. Check all taps, toilets and appliances connected to RainBank® system to ensure they are
turned off.
3. Water is leaking on discharge side of RainBank® system. Check for leaks and repair.
4. Rock or debris caught insideRainBank®. Call your plumber to fit a Y strainer
 
SYMPTOM: PUMP WILL NOT SWITCH ON
 
1. Pump not plugged in. Plug pump into base of RainBank® and RainBank® into power supply.
2....