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Old 04-17-2012, 09:32 AM   #1
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When my water heater was irnstall it was taller than the old one. The vent pipe is pitched downward toward the chim3ney. I know this is not ok but I am wondering if it is ok to cut another hole in the transite chimney.

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Old 04-17-2012, 12:43 PM   #2
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Why not just shorten vertical part of the pipe?

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Old 04-17-2012, 05:18 PM   #3
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Be carefull, transite was made with asbestos in it.
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