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  1. I'll have to post some pics, but I ended up...

    I'll have to post some pics, but I ended up jackhammering the floor, cutting out the old cast iron trap, and using a rigid fernco coupler to attach the new pvc trap and drain. The floor is poured...
  2. setting new pvc drain height for pre-formed shower pan

    refer to my other post on how I got to this point: http://www.terrylove.com/forums/showthread.php?t=30959&highlight=shower+pan

    So, I cut the cast iron before the trap, and I am going to pvc with a...
  3. So I spoke with a local guy I know who was a...

    So I spoke with a local guy I know who was a plumber for years, now he works in IT/Telecom installation.
    He actually did the leak oakum joints and everything.. he is in his 60's now.

    He...
  4. any thoughts on how to do this with a good...

    any thoughts on how to do this with a good connection/seal??

    what about going deeper, cutting the cast pipe, and using one of these fernco couplers to go to PVC.. I know how to take it from...
  5. Instaset?

    What about these Instaset drains? Would something like this work? How would I attach it?

    http://www.instantset.com/product_catalog.htm
  6. diagram

    Here is the spec diagram from Sterling.
    It looks like there is just a cutout for the drain.
    According to the installation instructions, the drain is not provided by them.

    So what size/type drain...
  7. actually, hypothetically... if I we're to build a...

    actually, hypothetically... if I we're to build a shower pan... with liner and all... then what type of drain would I buy to connect to this cast iron pipe and how would I attach it?

    in my old...
  8. Is anyone else familiar with the Sterling...

    Is anyone else familiar with the Sterling receptor bases? Do they come with a drain assembly?? If not, what type do I need to get to attach to this pipe correctly.
  9. instructions.

    Here are the installation instructions for the shower base that I plan to use.

    http://sterlingplumbing.com/onlinecatalog/pdf/1064904_2.pdf
  10. The drain will fit perfectly where it is for a...

    The drain will fit perfectly where it is for a 42" L x 34" w shower pan. I don't understand why I would have to further extend the cast iron pipe. Right now it sticks out about 1.5" above the...
  11. shower pan removed

    ok, used a power hammer and removed the old concrete shower pan.
    the cast iron pipe is exposed now... there is about 1.5" sticking up above the terrazzo floor now. the old top flange drain piece...
  12. how is that existing drain/top flange piece...

    how is that existing drain/top flange piece attached to the pipe that is there now?? and when/if I do get it off, how will the new one attach?
    the last shower I did was on a second floor, and the...
  13. So I have to break up all that concrete to get to...

    So I have to break up all that concrete to get to the pipe below that flange piece thats set in the conrete?
  14. Old shower drain in concrete slab, bathroom remodel

    Hi there, I am a new member that just signed up.

    I just demo'd my old 50's style bathroom here in East Central FL. The shower was a floor to ceiling tile shower. The smal floor tiles butted right...
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