InSinkErator Badger 5XP 3/4 HP Garbage Disposer Reviews (2017)

One thing that all homemakers are looking for is an easier and safer way to dispose of their food waste. By now, everyone should be aware of the dangers of greenhouse gases. Rotting food products that are found in landfills around the world produce these gases. Not only are these gases extremely harmful to the environment, but they can also affect the livelihoods of people worldwide.

There are two solutions to decreasing food waste and those are garbage disposals and compost bins. These products will break down waste in a way that permits it from producing greenhouse emissions. If you have not invested in a garbage disposer yet, you should definitely keep the InSinkEerator Badger 5XP Garbage Disposer on your list of prospects.

InSinkErator Badger 5XP 3/4 HP Garbage Disposer Review

Onboard Motor

In order for a garbage disposal to be able to efficiently grind up food to a pulpy consistency, it will need to have a powerful ¾ horsepower motor. This motor will not bog down, when grinding up the toughest food, such as meat.

The InSinkErator Badger 5XP is embedded with a ¾ HP Dura-Drive Induction Motor, which is far more superior than compared to other similar brands. This motor will provide constant power throughout the grinding process, so the end product is a pulpy liquid consistency.

Other types of motors will bog down and not provide constant power. This means it will take forever to grind the food down to a liquid, if it is even possible. Food waste that is not ground down properly will damage the sewage system and cause it to fill up much faster than it normally would. However, this will never be an issue with the Badger 5XP, with ¾ HP Dura-Drive Induction Motor.

Galvanized Steel Grind System

The Badger 5XP is designed with a 26 ounce grind chamber, which is fairly general with similar models. However, the grind chamber has a unique galvanized steel grind system that will not breakdown, rust or corrode, even after many years of use.

When the food is placed into the grind chamber, the powerful blades will grind it down to a pulpy end product. When you combine the unique grind system with the Grind Technology, there will be no end to the possibilities.

Made In America

There is ultimately a lot to like about the Badger 5XP Disposer. Of course, there are a few features that stick out more so than others. One of the most notable aspects of this disposer is the fact that it has been manufactured in America.

It should come as no surprise to learn that many consumers do not trust products that have been made overseas. In fact, a lot of consumers will refuse to purchase products that are made in China.

Knowing that the Badger 5XP is made in America will ultimately give the consumer added peace of mind and extra reassurance that their product will provide them with satisfactory service for many years to come!

If you’re looking for a solid American-made disposer, you’ll love the Badger 5XP.

An Extensive Warranty

There is no doubt that the InSinkErator Badger 5XP is very cost-effective. In fact, this disposer is far more affordable than many of its competitors. Nonetheless, the product does not lack in any particular category. This is especially true when it comes to the included warranty.

While this product is inexpensive, it will still provide you with maximum peace of mind. This is true, because InSinkErator backs up the disposal for a duration of 3 years! The 3-year limited warranty will cover the parts and labor should anything go wrong during the first three years of ownership.

More importantly, the company also provides full in-home service. This means that you will not have to make the repair on your own. Instead, an expert will be sent to your home to fix the problem for free! This greatly increases the overall value of the Badger 5XP and should give you the peace of mind that you deserve.

1-Stage Grind System

The Badger 5XP is equipped with an innovative 1-stage grind system. It is equipped with a Grind Shear Ring. While there are some disposals that offer multiple grinding stages, this is not a requirement here. The combination of the powerful motor and the Grind Shear Ring helps to guarantee that this disposer is capable of getting the job done, without much trouble.

As long as you’re careful and only use this disposal with the appropriate waste items, it’ll work exceptionally well and will not experience any problems. In fact, the system should have no problem making sure your food is liquefied, before it is pushed out into the sewage system.

The Quick Lock Mount

The InSinkErator 5XP and other disposals from this company are compatible with the exclusive Quick Lock Mount. While this might be a minor addition, it will truly make your life substantially easier. With the Quick Lock, you will have a much easier time attaching this disposal to your sink. Thanks to the Quick Lock mount, the disposer can be twister on and off.

This makes it very easy to install or replace a disposal. If you’ve tried to install a disposal in the past and became frustrated, you will love the 5XP disposer. The Quick Lock mount will make the process much easier than you could ever imagine!

Jam Buster Wrench

You may experience a jam with this disposal from time to time. Nonetheless, you shouldn’t have any problem getting the jam fixed. The product comes with the exclusive Jam-Buster wrench. With the wrench, you’ll be able to unclog the disposal within a matter of seconds, without putting your fingers at risk!

Notable Specifications

  • Patented Grind Technology
  • 1 Step Grinding process
  • Easy installation process
  • Includes a 3-year limited in-home repair plan
  • Onboard ¾ HP motor

Overall Assessment

The InSinkErator Badger 5XP ¾ HP Garbage Disposal is the perfect unit for any home. In fact, the unit will compliment your kitchen, while delivering a toxic-free end product. Any amateur with little to no mechanical skills can complete the installation process in an expedient manner. For the price, you cannot be the Badger 5XP, so be sure to keep it on your list of prospects.

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