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Old 07-07-2019, 04:57 PM   #1
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swapping traditional rv toilet for composting toilet

Hi
We are in process of finding our first bus. We are looking for a partial or full conversion. We are interested in a partial conversion that has a regular RV toilet(an old one. yuck. ) How big of a project is it going to be to swap that old nasty toilet for a composting toilet?
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Old 07-07-2019, 05:01 PM   #2
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Start with a wrench, screwdriver, multiple 5-gallon buckets, long-sleeved rubber gloves, and a full-face respirator.
Easy-peasy!
(Might want a pressurized hose on standby, and clothing-optionally friendly neighbors, too...)
Duct tape over the pre-existent hole, and, as the French are wont to say:
WAA-la!
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Old 07-07-2019, 05:03 PM   #3
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The last one I did was quite simple.

Unbolt old toilet, disconnect & cap water supply, remove toilet, cover the toilet flange and bolt the new one in place.

I did later plumb the urine diverter to a larger tank outside.
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Old 07-07-2019, 05:19 PM   #4
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And getting rid of the prolly less-than- pristine holding tank..?
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And getting rid of the prolly less-than- pristine holding tank..?
Capped it off and left it there......
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Pity the subsequent owner!
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Old 07-07-2019, 05:55 PM   #7
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Pity the subsequent owner!
It was sold with full disclosure of what occurred. Buyer did not have a problem with it.
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Old 07-07-2019, 06:04 PM   #8
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I am about to reinforce my love for composting toilets.

Tomorrow I have to replace both of the holding tank valves on my trailer...

THERE WILL BE NO BLACK TANK IN MY BUS!!! Never. No way. No how!
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So...
I'm gonna be guessing that I can't interest you in purchasing the 2nd (utterly unused) black tank I'm thinking of selling..?
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