Feedback, Opinion and Review of the Powerful Waste King L-9980 1 HP Garbage Disposal

The Takeaway – ‘The Waste King L-9980 1HP Garbage Disposal – for some reason, not as popular as the Waste King L-8000, but identical apart from a 3-Bolt Mount it uses. Some users prefer the 3-Bolt Mount as more secure. 20 year warranty and a huge 1HP motor. An excellent option for a bigger household.’

The Waste King L-9980 Garbage Disposer by the numbers:
Waste King L-9980 1 HP Continuous Feed Garbage Disposal Legend Series

  • The L-9980 is identical to our Best Buy Waste King L-8000, but with a 3-Bolt Mount instead
  • 611 users out of 804 (76%) rate this unit 5 stars – improving this year slightly on average
  • 56 users out of 804 (7%) rate this unit 1 star – dipping back this year to around average
  • As always, use plumbers putty when installing – users prefer the 3-Bolt over the EZ Mount
  • 1 HP 2,800 RPM motor is extremely powerful – great for teenage families or more than 4 in the household
  • Comes with a power cord and plug for easy ‘plug-and-play’
  • Make sure you have space under your sink – it’s a big unit!
  • Class-leading 20 year warranty for the original owner
  • Hovering around $230, so it is great value for a ‘heavy duty’ grinder

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Feedback, Opinion and Review of the Moen GX100C 1 HP Garbage Disposal

The Takeaway – ‘The Moen GX100C GX Series 1 HP Continuous Feed Garbage Disposal – a big beast for a big family. Moen style and good reputation for reliability over the longer term, plus an improved 10 year warranty. Pricey, but do the job once and do it right.’

The Moen GX100C GX Series 1 HP Continuous Feed Garbage Disposal by the numbers:Moen GX100C GX Series 1 HP Garbage Disposal

  • The Moen GX100C uses a 3-Bolt Mount system – traditional but secure, and interchangeable with other brands using this mounting system
  • 192 user ratings for this unit (up from only 7 last year) – 165 are 5 star reviews (86%) – a large leap up over last year, well above average, buyers seem to like it
  • Does come with a power cord, which is nice
  • Large housing due to the hefty 1 HP motor – make sure you have space under your sink
  • Powerful – great if you have a growing family of six or more
  • Not bad value for such a brute, hovering at the mid-$200 mark
  • Improved 10 year warranty – better than InSinkErator
  • Nice style – better looking than both InSinkErator and WasteKing

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