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01-31-2006, 11:12 AM
I just installed a Sloan Flushometer model #1111 on a floor mounted toilet. It was a 1" feed coming out of the wall, my only problem is that the tailpiece which connects to the spud seems a little insecure, and I tightened it down pretty hard. My question is has anyone else experienced this problem with these flushometers?
01-31-2006, 11:57 AM
That 1" supply nipple should be anchored really well inside the wall.
Does the tail piece fit deep into the spud?
I think if you get a lot of movement it's because it's loose at the supply side.
01-31-2006, 05:59 PM
As far as I can remember I pushed the the tailpiece down inside the spud as far as it can go. However I did not secure the 1" line, it seemed to be secure enough. It (1" line) was only going about a foot before it 90'd off and was secured after that. I still think that the owner should put a automatic sensor on this sloan valve, because people will continue to use their foot to flush. Unfortunately the automatic sensor cost $300.00.
01-31-2006, 07:06 PM
I agree with that. People can be rough on Sloan valves...........