Where best to put the pump?

Old 08-31-07, 10:20 AM
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Where best to put the pump?

I have an older steel 24"round 24"deep basin for a basement bathroom. I am replacing an older pump with a new submersible Little Giant sewage ejector pump. Should I set the pump right down on the bottom of the metal basin OR would it be better to put a flagstone or bricks on the bottom and the pump on top of that. The bottom is a bit rusted but flat and reasonably clean. Any suggestions?
Old 08-31-07, 05:34 PM
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It is always best to put a layer of stone in the bottom of the vessel and draw from that.

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