Handle on Toilet MUST be held down throughout flush
Originally Posted by Willie T
Yeah, except that this one really works... and well. The weight of the water in the attached cup keeps the flapper wide open till after every last drop of water has left the tank. By that time, water dribbling out of a tiny hole in the bottom of the cup allows the cup to finally empty, thus removing the offsetting weight, and the flapper snaps shut.
Really pretty ingenious. And super simple... no moving parts except the regular flapper hinge.
Found your reply in some old posts, but the picture of your solution won't come up. I would really like to see your solution. Is there some way you can send the picture to firstname.lastname@example.org?