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insinkerator Badger 5 Food Waste Disposers Manual

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Food Waste Disposers
Badger® 5


* Distance from the bottom of the sink to the center line of the disposer outlet.
Add 1/2″ when stainless steel sinks are used.
** Length of tailpipe from the center line of disposer outlet to end of the tailpipe.
NOTE: Plumb waste line to prevent standing water in disposer motor housing.

Submittal Sheet

This popular model offers the following features and benefits:

  • 1/2 Horsepower Heavy Duty Motor (Quiet Dura-Drive® Induction Motor)
  • We Come To You® 3-Year
    In-Home Limited Warranty
  • Rugged Galvanized Steel Construction (For Disposer Durability)
  • Space-Saving Compact Design
  • Available with or without a factory-installed power cord.

Sample Specification

Food Waste Disposer(s) shall be InSinkErator Badger® 5, continuous feed, with 1/2 H.P. motor, galvanized steel grinding elements with two stainless steel 360° swivel lugs.
Self-service wrench.

Available with or without a factory-installed power cord.
3- Year parts and in-home service.
* The complete InSinkErator warranty is included in the Care & Use Booklet packed with each unit.


Type of Feed Continuous
On/Off Control Wall Switch
Motor Single Phase
HP 1/2
Volts 120
HZ 60
RPM 1725
Amp. (Avg. Load) 6.
Time Rating Intermittent
Lubrication Permanently
Lubricated Upper & Lower Bearings
Weight (Approx.)
13 lbs.10 oz. (without cord) 13 lbs.14 oz. (with cord)
Unit Finish Condor Grey
Overall Height 11-1/2″
Grind Chamber Capacity 26 oz.
Motor Protection Manual Reset Overload
Average Water Usage Approx.1 Gallon per Person Per Day
Average Electrical Usage 3-4 KWh per Year
Drain Connection 1-1/2″ Cushioned Slip Joint
Drain Connection
Factory Installed Power Cord Available with or without

Food waste is roughly 80% water. By using your disposal regularly, you can help divert food waste from landfills and reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
Make sustainability a family affair by using your disposal. After all, the smallest changes can make the biggest impact.

Job Specifications


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InSinkErator may make improvements and/or changes in the specifications at any time, in its sole discretion, without notice or obligation, and further reserves the right to change or discontinue models.
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