12X12 CATCH BASINS
All of our 12x12 Basin packages come with the included basin (fully enclosed with outlet cut out options for 2, 3, 4, and 6 inch pipe) , sediment basket, and the included grating which is selected by you. Basket is easily removable with partitions holding the basket above ground making sure any sediment coming through the top of the system will be caught and filtered, protecting your outlet connection from clogging.
- Load Classes
- Grating Options
Q. How deep are these basins?
Our basins are 12x12 square - so they are 12 inches in depth as well. You should also know that our basins are stackable for a “well” option making it deeper if needed.
Q. What pipe can I attach to your basin?
Our basins are set up to accept standard drainage tile piping. PVC and ABS , Corrugated piping can also attach with your cut in the basin. No problem at all.
Q. Are they in stock?
Our website will clearly state if an item is not in stock. If you can add to cart, that means we have it. And we always make sure to keep more then enough catch basins in stock for all of our customers.
Q. What are the basins made of?
A. Our basins are made with 100% recycled PPE plastic, and the grating option that you choose. If you are wanting to drive over these, please make sure you enclosed in concrete (see our installation videos for that) or you can get one of our concrete catch basins to make sure it will handle your load.
Our load classes are derived from A to E on our Catch Basin systems.
A Class - 3,300 lbs - for pedestrian use only
B Class - 27,500 lbs - Medium duty traffic and cars. Light trucks and speeds less that 30 mph.
C Class - 55,000 lbs - Heavy duty traffic, forklifts, buses and garages.
D Class - 88,000 lbs - Heavy duty hard tire forklifts, trucks, gas stations, industrial areas
E Class - 132,000 lbs - General dock and aircraft installations.
We have four options as far as material for the gratings;
Plastic - This will be for your home / garden area with no loads of heavy value going over it at all.
Galvanized Steel - Light traffic such as bicycles, riding lawn mowers, and carts.
Stainless Steel - Can be driven on , cars, trucks, and heavy duty vehicles.
Cast Iron - Heavy duty vehicles, dump trucks, and buses.