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Old 01-21-2010, 03:30 PM   #1
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how tight do i need to tighten my new oatey shower drain? it just slides over a 2" abs tube and comes with a flimsey tool that you tighten with a screwdriver. you can't get it very tight because the tool just bends, but it might be tight enough? i just don't want to find water leaking under the floor. had anyone used these and have any advice?

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Old 01-21-2010, 10:16 PM   #2
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I will have to assume this is a no-calk drain. Tighten it up untill it's snug. My best advise would be is to check it for leaks. Any plumber worth his/her salt would double check for leaks just in case.

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