How deep well water pumps work?

A waterproof solid encased motor turns a set of impellers that forces water up the tube. There can be anywhere from 10 to 40 or so turbine impellers depending on the power of motor. - An average home deep well pump is 1/2 or 3/4 hp and has 16-20 impellers delivering 5-10 gpm at surface from 150 -300 feet down.

A waterproof solid encased motor turns a set of impellers that forces water up the tube. There can be anywhere from 10 to 40 or so turbine impellers depending on the power of motor. - An average home deep well pump is 1/2 or 3/4 hp and has 16-20 impellers delivering 5-10 gpm at surface from 150 -300 feet down.

A waterproof solid encased motor turns a set of impellers that forces water up the tube. There can be anywhere from 10 to 40 or so turbine impellers depending on the power of motor. - An average home deep well pump is 1/2 or 3/4 hp and has 16-20 impellers delivering 5-10 gpm at surface from 150 -300 feet down.