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CallMeVilla 02-08-2014 09:08 PM

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Good news ... you can get flexible fittings which give you enough give to make the connection. You will have to have a solid black ABS above and below the fitting ... then couple them using a FERNCO coupling.

I have even seen drain Y's in flex material ... http://www.google.com/imgres?um=1&rls=com.microsoft%3Aen-us%3AIE-SearchBox&rlz=1I7SKPT_enUS410&hl=en&tbm=isch&tbnid=p7Uk__KgbdEdOM%3A&imgrefurl=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.hardwarestore.com%2Ffer nco.aspx&docid=uF22kLLBYxXeGM&imgurl=http%3A%2F%2Fstatic.hardwarestore.com%2Fmed ia%2Fproduct%2F625859_front500.jpg&w=500&h=500&ei=-f72UtbVG4rZoAT0zYDoDA&zoom=1&iact=rc&dur=4328&page=1&start=0&ndsp=17&ved=0CHgQrQMwDA

There is hope for you!


CallMeVilla 02-09-2014 09:10 PM

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Here in CA, we use ABS and PVC below ground ... PVC is rated for pressure purposes and suitable for underground applications. Since you are dealing with a DWV situation, ABS is perfectly appropriate when you use the proper fittings and follow primer/gluing procedures. BTW, primer establishes a chemical reaction which helps melt the plastic together ... it can be really important on the pressure side!

Your local code and skills would determine your choice ...



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