Saniflo SaniSTAR | One Piece Upflush Toilet$ 1,237.60
When it comes to one-piece Upflush toilets, the Saniflo SaniSTAR is the go-to unit on the market. Self-contained and capable of pumping vertically up to nine feet, this unit will connect a wall-hung toilet and sink.
Included in the kit is the SaniSTAR self-contained macerating system and toilet bowl, as well as an optional descaler, which helps clean and remove hard water deposits throughout the macerator.
While many one-piece upflush systems are clunky and boxy looking, the SaniSTAR upflush toilet features modern, clean lines. This design allows it to blend seamlessly with virtually any decor.
Don’t let good looks fool you, though: the SaniSTAR toilet is also durable. Capable of pumping effluent up to nine vertical feet and over 100 horizontal feet, this unit can handle effluent from sinks, toilets, and showers in residential or commercial applications.
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Type: Self-Contained Upflush Macerator Toilet
Product #: 012
Ideal Use: Half Bathroom Addition
Features and Benefits:
- Pumps vertically up to 9 ft
- Connects a toilet and sink
- Wall hung toilet
SaniSTAR self-contained toilet bowl and macerating system
Descaler: cleaner, removes hard water deposits in macerator
Specifications & Installation Manual:
SaniStar - Official Manual
This modern-shaped, self-contained china toilet emulates the European wall-hung toilets that are so popular. It can be used to install a half-bathroom up to nine feet below the sewer line, or even up to 100 feet away from a soil stack. This unit can handle the effluent from a toilet and sink for residential applications.
This SaniSTAR saves space and can be hung on any sturdy wall. This Saniflo wall-mounted toilet system comes complete with a wall bracket system that can be placed against a wall, or if you start from scratch, it can be built into the wall and mounted against a set of double 2 x 6 studs.
How It Works: Saniflo Instructional Video
Warranty: 2-Year Full Manufacturer Warranty
Extended 3-Year Warranty with Product Registration (www.Saniflo.com/Register)
How It Works:
The SaniSTAR is a combination of a vitreous china toilet bowl and macerator/pump built into one compact unit. The SaniSTAR needs no gravity flow tank, as the flushing action and macerating pump cycle is automatic after pressing a push button on top of the bowl. The flushing mechanism is electrically timed to allow water to pass through the toilet.
By pressing the push button, this activates a timer and a solenoid valve in order to fill and wash the sides of the bowl. The motor starts, and the waste and paper are sucked inside, where they are macerated and pumped away. The motor stops after approximately 10–15 seconds and the timer programs the refill of the bowl with fresh water.
The standard dual flush version uses 1.28 gallons per flush (gpf) or 4.8 liters per flush (lpf) and 1 gpf (3.8 lpf). To choose either option, the unit is provided with a dual push button. This option allows using less water than any regular toilet but with the same efficiency.
The inside features a pressure switch and circuit board assembly, which starts and stops the unit, and the motor, which drives the blade and the pump. The motor is sealed for life in an oil-filled enclosure. A common spindle/shaft drives the impeller and the macerator blades. The moving parts, therefore, are kept to an absolute minimum.
Water and organic waste matter enter the chamber and are reduced to slurry as the macerator blades rotate at 3600 RPM. The reduced solids are picked up, and the impeller mounted beneath the motor ejects the waste. The unit pumps the effluent upward to nine feet and/or 100 feet horizontally (with gravity fall).
The discharge elbow on the back of the unit can be rotated 360 degrees to fit any type of installation required. A non-return valve, which comes already assembled on the discharge elbow, prevents backflow into the unit.
The SaniSTAR is a forced main and does not need to be vented and connected to a vent stack. Other fixtures may need to be vented as per local plumbing codes. It is also highly recommended for the macerator/pump to be connected to a Ground Fault Interrupter (GFI) circuit.
Plumbing Code Certified:
The SaniSTAR has been certified to the applicable electrical standard: Electrical standard UL 788, CA: Electrical standard CSA C22.2.