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Old 02-21-2013, 08:05 PM   #16
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So, what's the problem? I don't see why it can't be trimmed. Got a pic?

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I see where you can cut off about 3/8" looks like. Just above the trap & the brass drain, I do believe.

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Big ass light fixture (BALF) underneath.
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I see where you can cut off about 3/8" looks like. Just above the trap & the brass drain, I do believe.

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Thanks Jaz, I think I see what you mean... If I went this route, am I correct that I'd need to remove (and replace) everything up to the "main line" in the upper left of the photo?
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Yes, those are all glued together. I don't think using any solvent will release the glue. But I'm no plumber and haven't had the problem. While you're at it, see if you can get a slightly smaller trap.

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Yes, those are all glued together. I don't think using any solvent will release the glue. But I'm no plumber and haven't had the problem. While you're at it, see if you can get a slightly smaller trap.

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