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cWilson 11-21-2010 12:18 AM

Extra deep sink not working with disposal
 
Does anyone know of a compact garbage disposal with a higher drain hole? I have a 9" under mount sink that was just installed, love it but now the garbage disposal will not drain .. the drain is lower than the pipe in the wall.

oh'mike 11-21-2010 06:02 AM

Your only solution is to open the cabinet back and lower the drain in the wall----

Plumber26 11-21-2010 09:29 PM

It's all about planning when messing with your plumbing, bro! I see it too often.
Try a well stocked plumbing supply house and see if they have, or can order a low inlet trap. This may be enough to bring your trap high enough to drain right. Do you have pics of this setup you've gotten yourself into?

md2lgyk 11-22-2010 11:55 AM

Been there, done that years ago. Disposals don't make very good pumps.


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