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Old 03-15-2005, 09:30 PM   #1
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Does anyone get tired of their toilet clogging up after a big dinner?

Does anyone else find the "toilet plunger" a totally barbaric device? I mean, it's just a big rubber cup, covered in yuck, that we allow to sit in our bathrooms, because we know we're gonna need it sooner or later.

.....or ARE we?

Hehehe....maybe we WON'T need it, with my new idea. It's quite simple, actually. We install a GARBAGE DISPOSAL in the toilet. To be perfectly honest, I've never done this, but it can't be that hard. And wouldn't that be great? With the flick of a switch, we could grind away the business of the day, no worries, no clogging. And get rid of that nasty plunger!

I don't know about YOU, but such a setup would sure take a load off of my mind. Once this gets out, everyone's gonna be doin' it, mark my words!

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Old 03-16-2005, 08:43 AM   #2
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Zoeller and a few other pump companies beat you to it...it's called a grinder or mascerating pump, usually used in basements to pump effluent up and out. LOL
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Zoeller and a few other pump companies beat you to it...it's called a grinder or mascerating pump, usually used in basements to pump effluent up and out. LOL
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Thanks for the reply, Mike! Sheeesh! I was beginning to think folks were ignoring me.

You have any pics of this device? Will it fit a standard toilet? How much noise does it make? Are there reasonable protective measures, like a "panic button" or something, in case something.....uhhhm...gets inappropriately stuck in there and starts to get shredded? Do you have an estimate of the monthly kWh usage? Thanks, buddy!
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Long John, you may want to try a Google search for this info. Everything that you want should be there.
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Everything that you want should be there.
Do you mean like an echo chamber so he can hear himself talk?
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Pipe, I was trying to be serious.
In his search he can find much more sophisticated poopy jokes. 3rd. grade need not apply here.
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Sorry. My mistake.
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Do you mean like an echo chamber so he can hear himself talk?
Hey pipeguy pipeguy pipeguy pipeguy pipeguy pipeguy pipeguy.......you're a smartass...

Thanks Teetorbilt. Yeah, Google, I know, you're right. I'm lazy sometimes, though. Plus Google is just a machine, not a collective of trained and experienced individuals such as yourself, so I tried here first. Sometimes, it's hard to get responses to unconventional ideas. But Mike got me started in the right direction with his tip, so I'm off to Google my toilet now.......
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http://www.zoeller.com/zcopump/produ...s/grinders.htm

Here 'tis.
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Thanks Mike S. I grow tired of idiots.
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Excellent! Thanks, Mike.

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Thanks Mike S. I grow tired of idiots.
Yeah, that pipeguy can get on one's last nerve, sometimes, I KNOW. But go easy on him, eh? He's got a good heart, methinks.
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Long John, I can also delete you at will.
Continue acting the fool as you desire.
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Long John, I can also delete you at will.
Continue acting the fool as you desire.
Your magic powers are noted, Skeletor.

Pleeeez don't though. I'm just tryin' to have a little fun. You know, some good-natured ribbing, at the same time as I give expert advice in my specific areas, and gather tips from others, too. I won't say I haven't benefitted from your own expertise at one time or another. I mean, that pocket tracheotomy field kit, over on the other forum? That was awesome, man. GOOD stuff, Teetor! One big happy, learnin', buildin' family, see?
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All that I see is somebody with a broken Gameboy. I thought that you might be good for some mental sparring but you have failed that test. Now you are only a disruption to the site. Say your goodbyes.
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See your post? See it gone?
This is OK at midnight. As a rule, it will not happen. BS posts will not make it to tomorrow.

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