In-Sink-Erator® Badger 5 Disposer (BADGER5)

Item no: 46000 | 050375000426
$94.99
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  • 1/2HP heavy duty motor
  • Whisper-quiet Dura-Drive induction motor
  • Space saving compact design
  • With stopper
  • 2 year "We Come To You" service warranty (in-home parts and labor service warranty)
  • Rugged galvanized steel construction


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2.4

(based on 12 reviews)

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42%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to install (8)
  • Good power output (4)
  • Durable (3)

Cons

  • Wears out quickly (6)

Best Uses

  • Small kitchens (5)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Do-it-yourself (6)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Time to buy another Badger

We've owned our home for 17 years now and I replaced the original disposal with a Badger 5 after the first 4 years. Well, it finally died so I'm off to get another one...Read complete review

We've owned our home for 17 years now and I replaced the original disposal with a Badger 5 after the first 4 years. Well, it finally died so I'm off to get another one just like it. At roughly $7.00 a year, who's complaining?

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

Two out of three fail

Three Badgers were installed by the builder in my new 3-Family home 1st occupied in January 2008. They have plastic housings. Two out of three developed cracked housings near where the disposal attaches...Read complete review

Three Badgers were installed by the builder in my new 3-Family home 1st occupied in January 2008. They have plastic housings. Two out of three developed cracked housings near where the disposal attaches to the sink drain hole and had to be replaced by December 2010. Performance was otherwise satisfactory. I cannot recommend these units because of the high rate of housing cracks.

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4.0

I BOUGHT THIS UNIT AS REPLACE' 9YRS !

By DR L.C./ACE SHOPPER FREINDLY & GOOD $$$

from MARGATE ,FL

About Me Midrange Shopper

Pros

  • Attractive Design
  • Awsome Value
  • Durable
  • Easy To Assemble

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Kitchen

    Comments about ACE HARDWARE In-Sink-Erator® Badger 5 Disposer (BADGER5):

    9YEARS NO PROBLEMS ; GREAT VALUE $$$$$$$ ! *****

    • I Am A:
    • Couple No Kids
     
    4.0

    Great Product, Great Value

    By Chuck Finley

    from El Cerrito, CA

    About Me Do-It-Yourself

    Pros

    • Durable
    • Easy To Clean
    • Easy to install
    • Powerful
    • Quiet

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Large Kitchens
      • Small Kitchens

      Comments about ACE HARDWARE In-Sink-Erator® Badger 5 Disposer (BADGER5):

      My wife and I bought a new In-Sink-Erator Badger 5 today to replace the one that was in our kitchen when we bought the house eleven years ago. The only hard part of the installation was removing the old waste disposal unit. Only God knows how long it had been there under that sink! And that was really only an issue of the old pipes taking some elbow grease to loosen from the old unit. The new disposal installed without a hitch. The instructions are very straightforward and simple to follow.I highly recommend the Badger 5. Yes, there are other models that are quieter, but I was pleased to find that our new Badger 5 was considerably quieter than the one it replaced.The best part was I got this In-Sink-Erator during Ace Hardware's 20% off sale today. Even without the sale, Ace's price was on par or less than the competition. Plus, my local Ace Hardware has just about the best customer service around. Choke on THAT, [@]!Bottom line: If you are looking for a quality, affordable waste disposal unit for your kitchen the Badger 5 is an excellent choice. And make sure you buy it at Ace!

       
      1.0

      Badger 5 ure Junk

      By Vaccer

      from Naples, Fl

      About Me Do-It-Yourself

      Pros

      • Easy to install

      Cons

      • Clogs Up Easily
      • Wears Out Quickly

      Best Uses

      • No Kitchens

      Comments about ACE HARDWARE In-Sink-Erator® Badger 5 Disposer (BADGER5):

      Badger 5 worked for approxametly two yesrs. It clogged on small items. Ironically my neighbor and I installed the Badger 5 in our kitchens 3 months apart. Both disposals cracked and leaked after vtwo years and within 3 months of each others installations. The disposals cracked in the middle not even at a seam. Pure junk compared to other brands.

       
      1.0

      Another cracked housing and leaks

      By MSC

      from SE USA

      About Me Do-It-Yourself, Home Improvement Novice

      Verified Reviewer

      Pros

      • Easy to install
      • Powerful

      Cons

      • Wears Out Quickly

      Best Uses

      • None

      Comments about ACE HARDWARE In-Sink-Erator® Badger 5 Disposer (BADGER5):

      These things do NOT last. We use this disposal very sparingly and never put anything hard down it. Nevertheless, it has developed 3 vertical cracks in the housing and leaks. I found many similar complaints online. Very disappointed in this product and will not buy another.

      (3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

       
      2.0

      Two out of three fail

      By John

      from Massachusetts

      About Me Do-It-Yourself

      Pros

      • Easy To Clean
      • Easy to install
      • Powerful
      • Quiet

      Cons

      • Wears Out Quickly

      Best Uses

      • Small Kitchens

      Comments about ACE HARDWARE In-Sink-Erator® Badger 5 Disposer (BADGER5):

      Three Badgers were installed by the builder in my new 3-Family home 1st occupied in January 2008. They have plastic housings. Two out of three developed cracked housings near where the disposal attaches to the sink drain hole and had to be replaced by December 2010. Performance was otherwise satisfactory. I cannot recommend these units because of the high rate of housing cracks.

      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

       
      1.0

      Won't buy again!

      By Tara

      from St. Louis, MO

      Pros

        Cons

        • Wears Out Quickly

        Best Uses

          Comments about ACE HARDWARE In-Sink-Erator® Badger 5 Disposer (BADGER5):

          Only 2 years old......cracked and leaking water everywhere. I won't be buying this brand again!

          (2 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

           
          1.0

          Cracking & Leaking

          By DB

          from Crestwood, MO

          About Me Handyman

          Pros

          • Easy to install

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Small Kitchens

            Comments about ACE HARDWARE In-Sink-Erator® Badger 5 Disposer (BADGER5):

            I can attest to the plastic housing cracking and leaking, it happened to mine after a few years. Unfortunately to upgrade to metal housing means a significant price increase, so looks like I'll be taking my chances again with a plastic one when I replace it.

            (9 of 11 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            Time to buy another Badger

            By Brian

            from Hillsboro, OR

            About Me Do-It-Yourself

            Pros

            • Easy to install

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Small Kitchens

              Comments about ACE HARDWARE In-Sink-Erator® Badger 5 Disposer (BADGER5):

              We've owned our home for 17 years now and I replaced the original disposal with a Badger 5 after the first 4 years. Well, it finally died so I'm off to get another one just like it. At roughly $7.00 a year, who's complaining?

              (4 of 5 customers found this review helpful)

               
              3.0

              It is a [$] product!! get real folks

              By Tom

              from Norwood, MA

              About Me Casual Do-It-Yourselfer

              Pros

              • Easy To Install

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Family Kitchen

                Comments about ACE HARDWARE In-Sink-Erator® Badger 5 Disposer (BADGER5):

                Get real folks. It is a [$] product with a two year warranty. If it lasts two years then you got your money's worth. I forget how long mine lasted but I know it is longer than two years. It is easy to install. So, folks, get another, install it yourself and save money over a plumber. If you want a garbage disposal that will last forever, spend more money.

                (0 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                1.0

                Garbage Disposer

                By Skip the handyman

                from Fairfield Bay, Arkansas

                About Me Do-It-Yourself

                Pros

                  Cons

                  • Wears Out Quickly

                  Best Uses

                  • Small Kitchens

                  Comments about ACE HARDWARE In-Sink-Erator® Badger 5 Disposer (BADGER5):

                  Our unit is 7 years old and has a hole in the side of it. It was installed new when we built the house and I did not use it every day. Am very disappointed with the product.

                  (2 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  1.0

                  Stay away from this product

                  By pat

                  from st paul, mn

                  About Me Handyman

                  Pros

                    Cons

                    • Clogs Up Easily
                    • Weak
                    • Wears Out Quickly

                    Best Uses

                      Comments about ACE HARDWARE In-Sink-Erator® Badger 5 Disposer (BADGER5):

                      We have just had our 3 year old unit fail completely.

                      The plastic housing is cracking and severely leaking. Of course this is not something that can be fixed by replacing a washer or something simple.

                      When I phoned their customer service, I was told that as it was out of the 2 year warranty, they were not interested. While I can understand this for minor problems, it is pretty bad when the unit is completely worthless such a small time after installation.

                      Emerson products might have been good 20 years ago, but they sure aren't now.

                      Unless you like doing plumbing repairs, steer clear.

                      (10 of 15 customers found this review helpful)

                       
                      5.0

                      Had the badger5 for 19 years!

                      By SAC

                      from Redondo Beach, CA

                      Pros

                      • Almost daily use
                      • Durable
                      • Easy to install
                      • Powerful

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                        • Avg. Kitchen

                        Comments about ACE HARDWARE In-Sink-Erator® Badger 5 Disposer (BADGER5):

                        my 18-year old brother installed the badger5--19 YEARS AGO! It's worked great, no problems, no trouble, and not one service call. Age and almost daily use finally got the better of it. And, after 19 years, it's the SAME PRICE!

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