The Waste King Legend 8000 Garbage Disposal features a 1 hp “Vortex” permanent magnet motor that operates at 2800 RPM giving you a powerful, yet energy efficient way to dispose of any food waste in your kitchen. The Waste King 8000 uses stainless steel grinding components and the corrosion proof grinding chamber is made of glass filled nylon. This thing is durable and built to last.
The stainless steel grinding components are also insulated to help minimize noise and keep this disposal quiet. This is a high quality product that is backed by a lifetime in-home service warranty and can provide you with many years of hassle free service.
Waste King Legend 8000 Features and Specifications:
- Waste King Legend 8000 Dimensions: 8 1/2 inches wide by 16 1/16 inches tall
- Product Weight: 14.7 pounds
- High Speed 2800 R.P.M.
- 36-Inch Power Cord is Included
- Removable Splash Guard
- Rust Free Grinding Components
- Longest warranties in the industry demonstrates commitment to quality
Waste King Legend 8000 Reviews:
The reviews for the Waste King Legend 8000 Garbage Disposal are outstanding. With well over 100 reviews online the Waste King 8000 has received either 4 star or 5 star reviews from 93% of the people that took the time to post their thoughts online. The reviews of this product are not just good but most of the people enthusiastically endorse this disposal. Many people commented on how quiet this disposal is saying that they were surprised because although it is a large and powerful unit it is quieter than the smaller disposals it is replacing.
Its powerful 1 hp motor can grind up the toughest food scraps and is more than sufficient for home use. One of the reviewers commented that it was cheaper than the 3/4 hp model that they were looking at and when you add to that the fact that there is a lifetime warranty it is an easy decision to make the purchase.
Some of the reviewers said that they had a plumber install this disposal but many people took it on as a do-it-yourself project and said that installation was easy. It is a large disposal though so just make sure you have enough room under your sink.
In addition to very strong reviews from actual customers, the Waste King Legend 8000 was featured in the August 2009 issue of Consumer Reports where it was rated highest out of six disposals tested. There are an incredible number of positive reviews for this product with many people saying it’s the best disposal they have ever seen or used. Our research suggests that this is a very high quality product and we feel comfortable giving the Waste King Legend 8000 Garbage Disposal our recommendation.