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Old 11-27-2008, 02:33 PM   #1
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This should be an easy one for most of you, but I'm new at it and want to get it right the first time. I'm installing a new sink in the existing vanity and I need to know how to seal the drain at the sink and the p-trap.

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Old 11-28-2008, 10:44 AM   #2
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Use Plumbers Putty to seal the drain flange in the sink. There should be a slip-joint connection at the trap and tailpiece connection.

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Old 11-28-2008, 12:43 PM   #3
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Thanks, majakdragon. There were gaskets included in the package for both sides of the flange that worked for sealing it, and I got the slipjoints tightened, but possibly not enough; there is a very slow leak at one of them. I guess I'll tighten them some more and see what happens.

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