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  1. Thread: Shower p trap

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    Under the Illinois code, the max length for 2"...

    Under the Illinois code, the max length for 2" pipe is 4'.

    http://www.ilga.gov/commission/jcar/admincode/077/07700890ZZ9996aiR.html

    I found a way that might work for my situation.
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    I...
  2. Thread: Shower p trap

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    Attached is a side view showing the new shower...

    Attached is a side view showing the new shower pan.

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    Let's consider the "north" wall to be at the top of my previous sketch. I could run a vent through either the north or east walls.
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  3. Thread: Shower p trap

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    Sorry, in my previous post I meant to say that...

    Sorry, in my previous post I meant to say that per code, a 2" drain should be vented within 4' from the trap, not 5'. So putting the vent on the other side of the wall is not within code either.
  4. Thread: Shower p trap

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    Attached is a top view of the bathroom 4687 ...

    Attached is a top view of the bathroom

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    I cleaned the drain with an auger and pulled out a bit of hair from it. I ran the auger in about 11', but I still can't really tell if there is a...
  5. Thread: Shower p trap

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    I'm not sure why it didn't attach...let me try...

    I'm not sure why it didn't attach...let me try again.

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    Once I've installed the trap, should the opening in the concrete by re-filled in with concrete or an alternate? The opening is...
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    Thanks Redwood, I was afraid that would be the...

    Thanks Redwood, I was afraid that would be the answer. Attached is a .pdf sketch. The sewage ejector pit is vented out through the roof.

    My concern is not so much breaking up the concrete, but...
  7. Thread: Shower p trap

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    Shower p trap

    I'm replacing the acrylic shower in my (concrete slab) basement bathroom with a new one. When I removed the old shower base, I found that the water was draining straight down into a 90 degree elbow...
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