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The Centrex 1000 AC/DC was recently re-engineered for better compost
flow to include input doors on the left and an output door on the
right. This output door is only open when the drum is rotated backwards
to extract compost.
Other changes include a larger finishing drawer, easier access
for maintenance, and a redesigned access port which is secured by
All Central units, including the 1000 series are now fitted with
a removable evaporating tray under the drum screen in the evaporating
chamber. This trays helps to trap any peat moss debris, and provides
an extra evaporating surface.
In light to medium seasonal use the 1000 is typically able to hold
compost for the full season, and compost needs extraction only in
The Centrex 1000 AC/DC features a 250 watt heater in a sealed compartment
under the unit and the standard Sun-Mar 30 watt turbo fan and 2"
vent stack to ensure odorless operation. It also features a 4"
vent stack which is meant to vent the unit when non-electric operation
This unit is ideal for those who do not have power now but are
expecting it in the future.
All 1000 series units are supplied with a 1" drain hose which
should be connected to the 1" drain at the bottom left of the
unit. Click here for more information about handling excess liquid.
The 1000 series is designed only for use with 1 pint flush toilets