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The Centrex 1000 NE 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 NE does not normally need a 12 Volt fan for the
4" stack, but a 1.9 Watt fan is available if required (where
a bend needs to be installed in the vent stack, a 12 Volt fan is
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 (purchased separately).