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Basement Watchdog Special CONNECT Backup Battery Operated Sump Pump - BWSP

Abt Model: BWSP | UPC: 717301121531
Available For Delivery 7 To 14 Days
Your Shipping Zip Code: 98108
Estimated delivery date Jan 28th - Feb 4th
Note: This Basement Watchdog product is only available for sale in our store and delivery within a 100 mile radius of our Glenview, IL Store.
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Product Details

Basement Watchdog Special CONNECT Backup Battery Operated Sump Pump - BWSP

Key Features:

  • 2,600 GPH at 0’ (1,850 GPH at 10')
  • Dual Float Switch
  • User Friendly Controller
  • Remote Notification
  • Added protection from flooding


  • 2,600 GPH at 0’ (1,850 GPH at 10')
  • User-friendly Special controller – Audible/visual alarm and solution
  • Controller monitors battery, power and pump activity
  • Remote Notification
    Receive alerts away from home
  • Connection Flexibility
    Connect w/ Data Port or Remote Terminal
  • CONNECT Module sends alerts to smartphone/ tablet/ computer
  • WiFi CONNECT compatibility with Basement Watchdog WiFi Module
  • Two Float Switches for added protection & redundancy
  • Primary Float Switch activates pump when water reaches float
  • Secondary Float Switch safeguards primary float
  • Weekly testing of pump operation
  • Conserves Battery Life
  • Sensor monitors battery fluid levels for added protection
  • Includes special battery cap to accommodate battery fluid sensor
  • Double the Run Time - connect 2 similar batteries w/ BW Parallel Jumper Cables
  • Compatible with wet cell or maintenance free (AGM) batteries
  • 1.6 Amp Charger
  • Automatically Activates
  • Alerts
    • Battery Problem
    • AC power was interrupted
    • Pump Failure
    • Battery Fluid Low
    • Pump was activated



  • Pumping capacity (in gallons per hour at a 10-ft. height): 1850 GPH
  • Approximate hours of pumping with Basement Watchdog
    • Big Standby Battery: 60 hours*
    • Emergency Standby Battery: Not recommended
    • Maintenance Free/AGM Standby Battery**: 48 hours*
    • Runs intermittently for days on a single charge: Yes
    • Charger strength (the higher the amps, the faster it will recharge the battery): 1.6 amps


  • Switches automatically to battery power when AC power fails
  • Pumps automatically when water volume exceeds the capacity of the main AC pump
  • Recharges automatically when power is restored
  • Monitors battery and power conditions constantly
  • Charges the battery, then the charger shuts off to extend the life of the battery
  • Runs the pump weekly to ensure it is working properly


  • Accommodates maintenance or maintenance free (AGM) batteries
  • Connect two batteries to further extend the run time of the system


  • Detects irregularities, sounds an alarm, and pinpoints problems and solutions on the control panel

Remote Notification

  • USB data port to connect to the Basement WiFi or Home Automation Module
  • Remote terminal for connection to a security system, auto dialer or other device

Audible And Visual Alarms

  • Battery needs water
  • Battery is old and needs to be replaced
  • Battery is discharged or defective
  • Battery cable is loose or terminals are corroded
  • Power, fuse or circuit breaker has failed
  • Pump has been activated, check the main pump for failure
  • The alarm can be silenced during a power outage

Approximate Weight:

  • Shipping: 11 lbs

Warranty Information:

  • Manufacturer Warranty (authorized online retailer): 2 Year Limited Warranty


  1. * Based on a 10% duty cycle. Run times may vary based on inflow of water
  2. ** Older versions, purchased before 2014 of the Basement Watchdog Special, Basement Watchdog Big Dog and Basement Watchdog Big Combo systems that include the Remote Terminal are compatible with the Basement Watchdog Maintenance Free/AGM Battery
California customers: Proposition 65 WARNING

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Key Features

2,600 GPH at 0’ (1,850 GPH at 10')/ Dual Float Switch/ User Friendly Controller/ Remote Notification/ Added Protection From Flooding/ Conserves Battery Life/ Weekly Testing Of Pump Operation/ 1.6 Amp Charger/ Automatically Activates/ Black Finish

More reasons to buy the Basement Watchdog Special CONNECT Backup Battery Operated Sump Pump BWSP from Abt Electronics

  • is an authorized dealer.
  • The Basement Watchdog Special CONNECT Backup Battery Operated Sump Pump BWSP is Brand New.
  • Abt ships this product for free!


TypeBattery Back-Up Sump Pump
Horsepower (hp)1
Discharge Flow @ 10 Ft. (Gallons Per Hour)1730
Housing MaterialThermoplastic
Switch TypeFloat


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