Badger 1 Garbage Disposal

Working in the field with our customers we often get questions regarding product recommendations, one of the most common is garbage disposal.


Customer Question: What garbage disposal would you recommend for my house?


Answer: At Service Experts Plumbing we sell, service and install a full line of Garbage Disposals, however the most economical and widely utilized disposal for standard residential applications is the Badger 1 by insinkerator here are the main features and specifications:


The InSinkErator Badger 1 disposal offers the following features:

  • 1/3 Horsepower Dura-Drive® Induction Motor
  • Galvanized Steel Construction
  • 1-year We Come to You® In-Home Service Warranty
  • Assembled in USA
  • Quick Lock® Sink Mount allows for easy installation and disposal replacement


Type of Feed: Continuous
On/Off Control: Wall Switch
Motor: Single Phase
HP: 1/3
Volts: 120
HZ: 60
RPM: 1725
Amp. (Avg. Load): 6.3
Time Rating: Intermittent
Lubrication: Permanently Lubricated Upper & Lower Bearings
Shipping Weight (Approx.): 13 lbs.
Unit Finish: Waterborne Grey Enamel
Overall Height: 11-3/8”
Grind Chamber Capacity: 26 oz.
Motor Protection: Manual Reset Overload
Average Water Usage: 1 Gallon Per Person Per Day
Average Electrical Usage: 3-4 KWh Per Year
Drain: 1-1/2”
Anti-Vibration Connection: (Hose Clamp)
Dishwasher Drain Connection: Yes



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