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The front of this toilet would be the familiar size and shape.
The bottom of the toilet would consist of a wide basin. When
the flush button is pushed:
A: A motor operated lever
would push the contents into a wide vertical pipe with no
B: The pipe itself would be flushed
pumping a surge of water above potential blockage.
bit of scented cleaning fluid would be pumped around the
D: A very light second flush would rinse out the
Toilets with pneumatic ejector pumps
[mouseposture, Apr 16 2011]
||Uses less water, but more electricity.
||You could operate it with a large lever for flushing
but mine will be electric.
||Can you work in a scissor-arm boxing glove or perhaps
miniature coal cars?
||Can't imagine what cleaning this moving lever would be like...
||One could adapt this so as to use no moving parts - the contents of the toilet fall with gravity into the wide vertical pipe with no bends. Such a toilet would not require water, either. The bit of scented cleaning fluid could stay, and also a moon carved in the door for ventilation.