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Old 10-27-2013, 02:34 AM   #1
JamesWalnut
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Default Cast Iron Compression drain fitting removal

Hi,

Drain from the kitchen is cast iron going down to the basement. Smelled something and found the wall in the basement was wet.

I want to remove the end cap off to get a camera in the pipe find the leak but having a problem removing the pipe cap without the Ridgid #228 Cast Iron Compression Joint tool.

Any ideas? I tried using a pipe wrench to turn it but it seems to want to be pulled out. Cut the rubber sleeve and dig it out is the only other thing I could think of.

Thanks! JW



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