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dodge guy

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Posted: 07/15/20 07:18am Link  |  Quote  |  Print  |  Notify Moderator

Ok everyone. Let me know how that quality 2 ply works in your tanks? And let me know if you’ve never had a plugged line.
The good quality 1ply and 2 ply will not break down fast of at all. When the time comes to dump that wad will plug the drain.
Cheap single ply would be the way to go if you don’t want to use RV paper. I’ve used RV paper since we started RVing and I’ve had no issues. I do have some cheap paper we bought when people were hoarding it and that’s all we could find. It dissolves/breaks up quickly so it should be OK in the holding tank.

I would never say use anything you would use at home. It’s just not all good for RV use!


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The only good thing I know of about RV TP is when all the shelves were empty there was plenty in the RV isle. I have been RVing for 50+ years and have never used it before and never had a sewer problem. I also have a septic system here and it also has never been a problem....

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Allworth wrote:

You do not have a septic system that processes waste!

The RV has a HOLDING tank.

Toilet paper brand and type is of absolutely NO importance and has NO impact on how a holding tank works or doesn't work. Plenty of water and frequent emptying and flushing with plenty of clean water ARE important.

Yes, my degree IS in Civil and Sanitary Engineering. A long time ago, maybe, but poop is still poop.

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A degree in Civil and Sanitary Engineering, although recommended is not entirely necessary to determine the proper paper for your camper.
Common sense and a desire for a clean butt will probably suffice.
Come on folks, this ain't rocket science!

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Never bought RV tp. Scotts is all i used. Worked in the cassette toilet in the pup, and that has less time to break down as its a way smaller holding tank and works just as well in the TT. No problems.


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Less than 10% of T.P. is recycled !

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wanderingbob wrote:

Less than 10% of T.P. is recycled !

I'll give you mine after I use it.


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Lynnmor wrote:

Allworth wrote:

You do not have a septic system that processes waste!

The RV has a HOLDING tank.

Toilet paper brand and type is of absolutely NO importance and has NO impact on how a holding tank works or doesn't work. Plenty of water and frequent emptying and flushing with plenty of clean water ARE important.

Yes, my degree IS in Civil and Sanitary Engineering. A long time ago, maybe, but poop is still poop.

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The campground may have a septic system.


So what? City folk are on sewers, country septic tanks, years and years. Again speaking just to speak .................... that of which we know nothing.


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dodge guy wrote:

Ok everyone. Let me know how that quality 2 ply works in your tanks? And let me know if you’ve never had a plugged line.
The good quality 1ply and 2 ply will not break down fast of at all. When the time comes to dump that wad will plug the drain.
Cheap single ply would be the way to go if you don’t want to use RV paper. I’ve used RV paper since we started RVing and I’ve had no issues. I do have some cheap paper we bought when people were hoarding it and that’s all we could find. It dissolves/breaks up quickly so it should be OK in the holding tank.

I would never say use anything you would use at home. It’s just not all good for RV use!


I disagree. I have been using Charmin for years. I does not break down and I have never ever had a problem with it clogging anything.

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Since somebody brought up my previous post, I'll try again:

Use whatever makes your butt happy! Or, more importantly, use whatever makes your significant other's butt happy!


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Edd505 wrote:

Lynnmor wrote:

Allworth wrote:

You do not have a septic system that processes waste!

The RV has a HOLDING tank.

Toilet paper brand and type is of absolutely NO importance and has NO impact on how a holding tank works or doesn't work. Plenty of water and frequent emptying and flushing with plenty of clean water ARE important.

Yes, my degree IS in Civil and Sanitary Engineering. A long time ago, maybe, but poop is still poop.

A


The campground may have a septic system.


So what? City folk are on sewers, country septic tanks, years and years. Again speaking just to speak .................... that of which we know nothing.


A guy comes on here a year ago wanting to do the right thing in regards to using TP that is "septic safe" and I make a comment that a campground may have a septic system. Do you really need to go back a year to denigrate me?





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