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    Is this product suitable as a solvent cement for abs pipes?

    I have this at home: https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Tangit-125-Gr-Sticker-Glue-Special-Henkel-Pipes-PVC-ABS-Wallcovering-Repair-Seal-/163993385693?_trksid=p2349526.m4383.l4275.c10 and I need to solvent-weld these abs drain piping...
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    Sharkbite wont go on.... ??

    Got a 1 1/4" SharkBite brand coupling that doesn't seem to like pex pipe. I had to pound it on with a 2# dead blow hammer. Is that even close to normal? I'm using the copper inserts that were the ones recommended when I bought the fitting. Beating the other pipe in with a hammer will be...
  3. Dutch Stiphout

    Need help tapping into supply line; threads don't match

    I am tapping into my toilet's water supply line to provide water to a bidet toilet-seat. The 1/2 in. fittings supplied with the bidet would work on the fittings inside my toilet... but I can't reach them. The toilet is installed too close to the wall. But the valve at the wall is accessible...
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    Idea for Connecting Concrete Pipe to PVC

    We’re replacing a stretch of cast iron pipe with PVC. This stretch of new PVC pipe will connect with the main, which is concrete. However, connecting them seems to be tricky; the concrete pipe entrance is 4 inches on the inside but 8 inches on the outside. I’d like to know if it would be...
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    Threaded Trap Adapter part ID?

    Hi all, and thanks in advance for any help. I'm having trouble finding replacement parts for some damaged adapters. We have a two-basin sink, so a simple NPT x hub adapter isn't ideal, for maintenance/easy removal reasons. It is a gasketed compression fitting, wherein there is a lock nut...
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