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Old 10-19-2009, 09:47 AM   #1
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What are your thoughts on using a silicone caulk to set a bath tub drain as opposed to using plumber's putty? Also what do you think of the American Standard "Americast" tubs?

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It can be used, but makes removal a bit harder if it is needed. Americast has had problems in the past with the surface chipping and cracking. It has probably been solved. I still prefer real cast iron for tubs due the the stability and heat retention.

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