What is the best Self Priming 12v Macerator Pump Brands for 12 volt Boat Marine Caravan RV Toilet Sewage Waste

Understanding 12V Macerator Pumps: A Comparison of Jabsco and Escaping Outdoors Pumps

When it comes to managing waste efficiently in marine and RV applications, self priming macerator pumps play a crucial role. They break down waste into a fine slurry, making it easy to discharge through small diameter pipes. In this article, we will compare the two most popular 12 volt macerator sewage pump brands on the market today: Jabsco and Escaping Outdoors. We'll explore their features, differences, and why the Escaping Outdoors range offers exceptional value for money.

What is a Macerator Pump?

A macerator pump is designed to grind waste including toilet waste and fish scales into a slurry that can be easily pumped out from the holding tank, through standard plumbing systems. These pumps are commonly used in boats, caravans, RVs, and other mobile applications where waste management is essential. A reliable pump ensures a clean and hygienic environment, making waste disposal hassle-free.

The Jabsco Macerator Pump Range

Jabsco is a well-known brand in the marine and RV industry, offering high quality 12v macerator pumps renowned for their durability and performance.

The heavy duty, self priming Jabsco 12v macerator pump includes a patented run-dry protection device, heavy duty corrosion resistant triple sealed motor and a powerful 4 blade stainless steel chopper to further reduce the possibility of clogging. Includes stainless steel motor and body bolts.

The Jabsco macerator pump is the ideal answer to simple holding tank pump-outs. Excellent pump to macerate and evacuate livewell and fish box tanks. Flow rate of 46 litres per minute empties a 120 litre holding tank in just 3 minutes. Heavy duty motor on the Jabsco macerator pump discharges up to 1,000 litres in one operation.

Key Features:

  • High-Performance Motor: Ensures efficient grinding and pumping of waste.
  • Durable Construction: Built to withstand harsh marine environments.
  • Easy Maintenance: Designed for easy access and cleaning.
  • Versatile Application: Suitable for various waste management systems.

Other Features:

  • 46 litres per minute output - 38 L/min at 3m head.
  • Self priming to 1.2 metres vertical lift
  • Easy to install and operate
  • Triple sealed ignition protected motor to prevent corrosion
  • Run dry protection sensor device
  • 4 blade stainless steel chopper reduces clogging even further
  • Stainless steel motor / body bolts - 5/16" (8mm) diameter
  • Duty cycle is 15 minutes continuous
  • Max fluid temperature 60 degrees
  • Macerates and discharges air, water and waste mixtures
  • Also available in 24 volt.

The Escaping Outdoors EOMP-12V Macerator Pump 12 Volt Range

The Escaping Outdoors EOMP-12V toilet macerator pump range is designed to offer the same high-quality performance as the Jabsco pumps but at a significantly lower price. These pumps are essentially identical in terms of functionality and reliability, making them an excellent alternative for budget conscious buyers.

The Escaping Outdoors high performance EOMP-12V is designed to empty marine, caravan and RV holding tanks of normal waste. Also an excellent choice for emptying fish boxes of scales and residual waste. A flow rate of up to 45 litres per minute ensures quick emptying of the tank and the excellent stainless steel four blade chopping and macerating system makes sure the waste is ground up thoroughly. Easy to operate and self priming up to 1m these high quality macerator pumps also have the added benefit of an easy unblocking feature.

Key Features:

  • Efficient Performance: Similar to Jabsco, with powerful waste grinding and pumping capabilities.
  • Robust Construction: Built to withstand the rigors of marine and RV environments.
  • Affordable Price: Buy direct from the importer offering exceptional value.
  • Versatile Use: Designed to empty marine holding tanks and suitable for a wide range of waste management systems.

Other Features:

  • High performing 4 stainless steel chopping blades
  • High powered pump with seamless shell and splash proof design
  • Thermal protection
  • Easy to install and operate
  • Run dry protection
  • Unblocking feature
  • Made from durable, lightweight non-corrosive materials
  • Installation instructions included
  • Macerates and discharges air, water and waste mixtures
  • 12 month warranty
  • Typical flow: Dependant on fluid vicosity
  • Also available in a 24v model

Comparing Jabsco and EOMP-12V Self Priming Macerator Pumps

Performance and Reliability

Both Jabsco and Escaping Outdoors pumps offer reliable performance and feature powerful motors and effective grinding mechanisms.

Construction and Durability

Both the Jabsco and Escaping Outdoors pumps are constructed using high-quality, heavy duty materials, ensuring durability and longevity. They are designed to withstand harsh conditions, providing reliable operation in demanding environments.

Price Comparison

The most significant difference between Jabsco and the Escaping Outdoors pumps is the price. EOMP-12V pumps are below half the price of Jabsco pumps, making them an attractive option for those looking for a cost-effective solution without compromising on quality. When buying the Escaping Outdoors pumps you are buying direct from the importer, removing the middle man and buying at a fabulous price.

Why Choose Escaping Outdoors Boat RV Marine Macerator Pumps?

If you're looking for a high-quality macerator pump that offers excellent performance and durability at a fraction of the price of other brands, the Escaping Outdoors range is the perfect choice.


When it comes to choosing a 12 volt macerator pump for your marine or RV applications, both Jabsco and Escaping Outdoors offer reliable and efficient options. However, the Escaping Outdoors EOMP-12V range stands out for its affordability, offering the same high-quality performance as Jabsco at a significantly lower price. By choosing EOMP-12V macerator pumps, you can ensure efficient waste management without breaking the bank.

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Paul Girdler

Paul Girdler, Managing Director/ Sales
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