Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
 
Old 05-30-2018, 10:18 AM   #1
Mini-Skoolie
 
Join Date: Jan 2018
Location: Texas
Posts: 15
bidet and compost toliet

Hi all! I am trying to figure out how I can have both lol. Current plan is to make our own dry toilet and separate the urine. I saw on another thread someone set it up to catch the urine with a special attachment. Does it make sense that the water from the bidet would/could go into the urine separator? Also i need help own how to separate the solids and the liquids ...again the post I saw, they ordered something special on Ebay and of course it was sold. If water from bidet / some urine got into the toilet, adding more dry material should help correct? Thank you very much!
toomanydogs is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-30-2018, 10:30 AM   #2
Bus Geek
 
o1marc's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2017
Location: Dawsonville, Ga.
Posts: 3,268
Year: 1999
Coachwork: Genesis
Chassis: International
Engine: DT466/3060
Rated Cap: 77
Once the solids and liquids are mixed the compost will not work to contain the smell.
o1marc is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-30-2018, 11:44 AM   #3
Bus Crazy
 
brokedown's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2016
Location: St Petersburg, FL
Posts: 1,774
Year: 1997
Coachwork: Bluebird
Chassis: TC2000 FE
Engine: Cummins 5.9
Rated Cap: 72
100% a key part of the "dry" toilet is the "dry". Keep the liquids away from the solids (lots of threads about diverters), keep ventilation happening to remove moisture that is there (negative pressure ventilation ftw). Do't do things that make the compost wet or you will be a Sad Panda.
__________________
Keep up with us and our build!
Follow us on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter
brokedown is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-30-2018, 12:48 PM   #4
Mini-Skoolie
 
Join Date: Jan 2018
Location: Texas
Posts: 15
Okay thanks for the replies!
toomanydogs is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-30-2018, 12:58 PM   #5
Bus Geek
 
EastCoastCB's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2014
Location: Eustis FLORIDA
Posts: 15,173
Year: 2004
Coachwork: IC
Chassis: CE300
Engine: DT466E
Rated Cap: 32
Dry toilet is the key terminology.
No one is leaving their turds in them plastic bins long enough to actually turn to compost.

Bidet is a good thing!
I mean- if poop were on any part of someone other than their butt I bet they'd use more than just TP to clean it off!
__________________
.
Roll Your Own Build Thread
EastCoastCB is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-07-2018, 10:16 PM   #6
Bus Nut
 
Ninjakitty's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2018
Location: Brevard County, FL
Posts: 437
Year: 1990
Coachwork: Bluebird
Chassis: Ford
Engine: 6.6 New Holland Dies
Rated Cap: 60 kids, 10 window
Quote:
Originally Posted by toomanydogs View Post
Hi all! I am trying to figure out how I can have both lol. Current plan is to make our own dry toilet and separate the urine. I saw on another thread someone set it up to catch the urine with a special attachment. Does it make sense that the water from the bidet would/could go into the urine separator? Also i need help own how to separate the solids and the liquids ...again the post I saw, they ordered something special on Ebay and of course it was sold. If water from bidet / some urine got into the toilet, adding more dry material should help correct? Thank you very much!
Your looking for a "urine diverter".
__________________
Nick
Ninjakitty is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-09-2018, 08:48 PM   #7
Bus Crazy
 
Join Date: Apr 2013
Location: Colorado
Posts: 1,492
Year: 1993
Coachwork: bluebird
Engine: 5.9 Cummins, Allison AT1545
Rated Cap: 2
waterless bidet?....i think i've seen something like that before...


where i come from, we call it toilet paper.
__________________
.
Turfmobile Build Thread
turf is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-09-2018, 10:26 PM   #8
Bus Nut
 
Join Date: Mar 2016
Location: Greater Houston, Tx.
Posts: 544
If you really want to get back the composting idea, use a fig leaf.
1olfart is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-13-2018, 02:23 PM   #9
New Member
 
Paulymac's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2018
Location: Gulfport, Ms
Posts: 4
Year: 1998
Coachwork: Bluebird
Chassis: International 3800
Engine: T444E 7.3 L
Rated Cap: 62
Good ol' magnolia leaf has a velvet underside.......very nice!
Paulymac is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-13-2018, 10:22 PM   #10
Bus Nut
 
Join Date: Mar 2016
Location: Greater Houston, Tx.
Posts: 544
May be out of the question, but what size bus do you have? Is ther enough space to have a wet, and a dry setup? The wet toilet could even be a little smaller than the dry. Depending on size, it may even need to be emptied more often than the dry, but it could be done.

If you do, do a bi9det, be sure to let us know how you plumbed the squitter.

BTW, sorry the fig leaf idea didn't do it for you.
1olfart is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


» Featured Campgrounds

Reviews provided by

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.3

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:56 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.