Why is it called a groover?

They would sit on the ammo can and the hard metal walls would leave — you guessed it — grooves in their backsides. And so, that’s where the term “groover” originated. You might hear the groover called a few other things on your river trip.

What is a permanent Porta Potty called?

Some call them VIP toilets, others executive washrooms, however their official name is a portable restroom trailer.

Can you poop in a Porta Potti?

This question usually pertains to RV toilets, but we’ve also heard it related to porta johns. Yes, you can poop in porta potties. Porta potties are equipped to handle both #1 and #2. A toilet does not need to flush for you to poop.

Can you pee in a groover?

An important rule is that we DO NOT pee in the groover, it is only for number 2’s. So make sure you pee in the river before you head to the groover. Some companies provide a pee bucket that is placed by the groover. That bucket will be yellow, or labeled as “The Pee Bucket”.

Why can’t you pee in the Groover?

The only reason not to pee in the groover is if you have limited groover space which can happen on longer trips like the Grand Canyon. Pee helps loosen things up and makes it easier to clean after the trip. I even add water to groovers to help with cleaning. Always wash your hands well after using the groover.

What is an elsan toilet?

Elsan first introduced the chemical toilet to the world in the 1920s and for some ‘Elsan’ has become the generic term for both toilet fluid and chemical toilets. An Elsan was even the ‘convenience of choice’ for air raid shelters and bomber crews during the Second World War.

Do portable toilets smell?

During the warmer months of the year, the insides of a porta-potty far exceed outside temperatures, which creates the perfect setting for bacterial reproduction. This in turn creates the foul, offensive odors for which poorly maintained porta-potties are infamous.

What is a porta potty?

A porta potty is a modern-day outhouse, also called a Port-a-John, Port-a-Jane, or Porta Loo (in the U.K.). A porta potty may be as basic as the contained outdoor stall you find at a concert or as lavish as a luxury portable restroom trailer rented for a movie set.

Are Camco porta potties any good?

The Camco porta potty is a practical choice for RVing, camping, boating, or other outdoor recreational activities. You may also rely on it as an emergency alternative for long car rides. You’ll be stunned by its lightweight and compact design. Moreover, this portable toilet for vans comes with a large enough waste tank capacity of 5.3 gallons.

How much does a Porta Potti cost?

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How many lbs is a camping porta potty?

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