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Old 06-14-2012, 11:09 PM   #1
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I'm needing to bring pvc from the backside of an outdoor brick wall over the top, and down to ground, because I don't want to have to drill through it.

The backside grade is about 12" below the top of the wall, while the inside grade drops to about 4'. After coming over the top, I can run the rest about 6' underground to the building.

My plans are to simply attach the PVC (sched 80) to the backside of the wall with straps, and then bring it over the top.

The dilemma is what fittings are available to make this work. The wall is about 6" thick.

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Any combination of LB fitting and junction box should get you where you need to be.

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LB's would work, but anything you do in this application will look like dog do.
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I would try and go under or through it. Like k buz says. It will look like dog do.
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I have to agree with the two previous posts. Going over the top will look like crap.
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True will look like dog do it probably could be done with a tool rental. Extra money on fittings conduit and wire could cover some of the tool rental and have a cleaner install. Possible you could just buy a core bit and chisel if you have at least a 1/2" drill. Then just seal around pipe with hydraulic cement.
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Thank you, guys.
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This is an underground service to a shed/outbuilding? What about another outside wall? Does the brick go all the way around the house? You may be able to come out on another side and then just trench a little further.
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A really cheap option if the brick is the hollow type. Just punch a hole with a decent size hammer and repair with cement.

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