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    Leak Repair on Waste Pipe ABS Joint Very Confined space

    I have a slight leak on an waste ABS pipe 45 degree joint in a very confined space (I can barely reach my hand to touch it) that I need to repair. What ideas do you have to repair it? The ideas I have researched were to spread ABS cement with ABS shavings along the edges of the joint or cut the...
  2. K

    2.5" ABS, DO FITTINGS STILL EXIST?

    Howdy, I've come upon a missing link. I'm remodeling a bathroom, and the toilet vent is 2.5" ABS. Did companies stop making these fittings? Just too odd of a size? I'm only replacing the pipe through floor and hooking back up to old "Y", don't want to have to run new 2" all the way through roof.
  3. M

    ABS slip couplings don't slip?

    I've used slip couplings on copper, PVC, and CPVC with no problems, but I can't figure out how to make one work on a 2" ABS vent I had to relocate. It won't slip on dry at all, and while it might slide on with some cement to lubricate it, with my luck it would set up before I could slip it over...
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