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Old 04-28-2013, 08:11 PM   #1
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We have an old castiron main drain leaving the house and want to install a proper cleanout about 2' from the house. Last time it needed to be snaked/declogged the plumber just dug up the pipe outside close to the house knocked a 2" hole on top of the pipe, ran the snake to clear the clog somewhere out in the yard then caped the hole with a slit rubber sleve with clamps. I was wanting to put a cleanout in this location with cap, is there a specific T fitting that will go cast iron to PVC or should I just cut out a 1' or so section of the drain, insert a angled PVC T with screw on cap and use the rubber sleves on each end to connect back with the iron pipe?

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You'll need a 2way clean out tee, 2 no hub adapters, 2 no hub couplings a threaded female adapter and plug. piece of pipe a saws all with a diamond blade or a chain cutter, or a grinder to cut the pipe. not a difficult task, this is the correct way of installing a clean out.

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this is what it should look like sorry pictures not coming up,
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Something like this-
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Yes, thanks Mr. E! Got a close-up of the no hub adapters by chance? Im just familliar with the rubber sleave type. thanks.

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Yes, thanks Mr. E! Got a close-up of the no hub adapters by chance? Im just familliar with the rubber sleave type. thanks.
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