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Old 03-28-2013, 07:27 PM   #16
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Acceptable Tub Drain Configuration?


Could you post a pic with the drain assembly positioned in the hole and connected to the waste arm? It might help the visualization.

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Is there any way you can put the 45 on the waste arm instead of the 90?

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Thanks for the image. Regarding the question about 45 on the waste arm, I am unable to do so. I have to use the 90 to gain enough space to center the drain. With the 45 into the U, the water seal is just about 4". Is that acceptable?
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Could you post a pic with the drain assembly positioned in the hole and connected to the waste arm? It might help the visualization.
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I'm wondering if you put a 45 on the waste arm and add a section of pipe. Spin the trap so that it would be under the tub shoe. Connect it to the waste arm with 2 angled fittings. Only concern would be slope and maybe vent.

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