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Old 10-01-2020, 09:43 PM   #61
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Yes indeed, this is the unit I bought. The power switch on mine was a bit flaky, but not a big deal at all.
I have been happy with mine. If I can go big hose at a dump station I do. If not, pop the cap, click on pume and discharge hose and click switch.
A review I read about an owner saying they were in a situation where they for convienence had this unit push a couple hundred feet. If your home or longer term stay would you rather turn on the pump & relax until the tank empties, or dump and tote. I’m clicking
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Old 10-01-2020, 09:53 PM   #62
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I try to dump before I get home. My trailer sits for a couple of months between use. I use the macerator to seriously flush the tank to remove any buildup.
I run mine a little less than 75 feet on an slight upgrade to the sewer. At least my new 5vr has a tank flush built in. It will be a little easier.
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Old 10-02-2020, 02:01 AM   #64
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Appreciate all the replies.

So to recap:

- I won't be adding to the plumbing because it would be very expensive to change the design/permitting at this point. Can't justify the cost.
- I only want to do this once per year to do a long tank soak/enzyme treatment to help clean off the sensors.
- I don't want to use a public dump station. The point is to do it at home for convenience. I know how to find dump stations.
- I think the macerator pump is likely the way I'll go. Maybe pull the trailer through the front yard to the other side of the house and use the cleanout.

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