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    U.K fixture

    As the previous poster said, the U.S. flange is the same for both sizes. The REAL question is what is the size/mounting method of U.K. toilets. I know european toilets are sold here, but are they...
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    Poll: Air chambers- use in California

    Thanks for the info, Terry. My brother-in-law and I completely rebuilt his house when it burned down three years ago, and used the air chamber method (undrained) through-out without any comment by...
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    Coast valve P/Ns UR109 & UR246

    Bill (Coast)just called me back. The Coast part number for the inlet valve foe a URC 4022 toilet is UR109. The part number for the float valve is UR246. If you need the float valve, an alternate is...
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    Cracking Terazzo Pan

    Terry -the terazzo pan that cracked - did you set it in mortar or sand? I've talked both to my supplier's rep (Florestone) and another Terazzo supplier (Acorn) and the both want a base material. I...
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    Separate branches

    You're right Terry- makes much better sense - guess that's why you get the big bucks and I sit here wondering if the wonder bread will hold off the water until I can get the tie in joint soldered. I...
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    Coast foundry

    Here's the contact info for Coast foundry:
    Coast Foundry & Manufacturing
    2707 North Garey Avenue
    Pomona, CA 91767
    Phone: (800) 521-4021 (In California: (800) 482-4911)
    Fax: (909) 596-2650

    Ask...
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    Poll: Anti-hammer Daining

    The first part is theoretically true (due to high points between the drain point and an area to be drained). However in practice, most anti-hammer pipe sections are high in a wall, and would drain...
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    Have you checked with the manufacturer? Is there a way to convert to a pilotless ignition? Since the house is unattended, this would also save on the gas consumed by the pilot. Most pilotless...
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    Clarification - vent

    To clarify my previous post, the vent would connect upward from the top of the san tee
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    Comments on Latest diagram

    Can't see an obvious violation, but if you have enough underfloor room, why don't you shorten the shower tailpiece and bring a 2" (rather than 3') shower trap arm over from the trap into a 2"...
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    Door Jamb & Outlet boxes

    Most wood window manufacturers (even high end such as Marvin) simply extend out the jambs with wood strips (1/2 x 1/2, 3/4 x 1/2, etc - "jamb extenders" they call them) if you order wider than...
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    Urc

    URC stands for Universal Rundle Corp., now part of Crane. Go to Craneplumbing.com, click on "Contact information", select "wholesale" and find the rep for your part of the country. He/she should be...
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    Poll: Hammer Arrestors

    If you do need hammer arrestor, the old fashioned method of installing a 12 to 18" section of capped pipe above the outlet (using a tee in the vertical orientation) does the job. The beauty is that...
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    Removing seats

    Seats are usually easy to change. The hard part is finding the correct replacement. Home Depot/ Lowes are poor choices - they stock only fast movers, and the staff is not usually knowlegeable on the...
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    Terrazzo Shower Base Installation

    I'm planning to install a 42" x 36" terrazzo shower base (receptor). The manufacturer calls for it to be installed over a grout or plaster base, insuring even weight distribution to prevent cracking...
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