Re: Hand-held shower install problem
Posted by e-plumber on April 09, 2004 at 18:58:00:
In response to Re: Hand-held shower install problem
: The threads on the hand-held bracket don't seem to quite fit the showerhead pipe. After turning one or maybe one and a half turns, the bracket slips off. It seems to get tighter up to the point that it slips off.
: I've replaced the regular shower-head in the past, so I think that the threads are standard. I can re-attach
: the original head, so i don't think the threads are stripped. I purchased a replacement bracket from my
: Home Depot, and the same thing occurs with it. Any suggestions?

Reply:
The threads are the same, 1/2". Plastic female threads could strip easily, the part(s) could possibly be defective or if it's plastic, try a brass connector.
e-plumber


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