Salvajor garbage disposers provide a low maintenance, sanitary alternative to other methods of waste disposal and are built to last. They are designed to save water and energy and are safe to use with septic systems and grease traps. A totally enclosed 5 horsepower motor is water cooled for efficiency and a longer life and has a built-in manual reset thermal overload protection. The rotor is made from wear resistant hardened carbide alloy and has a 10 inch diameter with four cutter bars. This Salvajor 500 garbage disposer is available as a cone or sink assembly.