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Old 07-09-2012, 10:56 PM   #1
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installing the drain for a plastic bath tub

I am hooking up the drain for a new plastic bath tub. Do I have to put any silicon on the inside surface before screw in the drain piece? If yes, what kind of silicon? (I am using PVC piping).


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There should have been a flat rubber washer that came with the drain that goes on the inside of the tub under the drain.


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I've never seen a flat rubber washer go on the inside of a tub. . . . .

I always use plumber's putty inside of the tub, and the rubber washer goes underneath.
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