Trash Pump Video Demonstration
Many times, contractors will request a 'Trash Pump'. Trash pumps, in particular, centrifugal trash pumps come in many types and variations. Other names for this 'Trash Pump' may be Non-Clog or Solids Handling, among others. Different styles can be Self Priming, Compressor Assist Prime, Vacuum Assist Prime, or Submersible. Common to all the different pumps is the ability of the pump end to handle effluent laden with solids (Trash).