DIY Chatroom Home Improvement Forum

DIY Chatroom Home Improvement Forum (http://www.diychatroom.com/)
-   Plumbing (http://www.diychatroom.com/f7/)
-   -   Moving a cast Iron pipe (http://www.diychatroom.com/f7/moving-cast-iron-pipe-65713/)

eavelar 03-01-2010 12:02 PM

Moving a cast Iron pipe
 
Just when I thought I had a productive weekend towards completeing my kitchen remodel I hit a problem, after hooking up my garbage disposal, then the elbow that comes with it, then the Tee for the 2nd bowl, and then the Pee trap, I sit below my wall DWV outlet. My house has cast iron DWV pipes, and was wondering what I could use to lower the outlet i.e. what type of tools, to cut, and if I could install PVC or if I have to keep using cat iron. My walls a completely finished on the kitchen side, but I could removed the sheetrock from the garage side and do my thing.

plumberinlaw 03-01-2010 12:41 PM

Sure, expose the drain, cut out ci sant, install pvc schedule 40 sant with no hub or fernco fittings, run new drain to sink

plummen 03-01-2010 09:43 PM

can you just shorten the tubing coming out bottem of baffled -t to raise the trap higher? :wink:

plumberinlaw 03-01-2010 11:02 PM

instead of the elbow coming out of the disposer can you run a tailpiece to raise the trap

eavelar 03-02-2010 12:15 AM

Thanks for the feedback. I ended up installing a Pee trap on each run and then doing a Yee at the wall inlet,avoiding the Tee on the disposal side kept me at the same level as the wall inlet.


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:15 AM.


Copyright 2003-2014 Escalate Media LP. All Rights Reserved