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Old 12-03-2019, 11:00am   #1
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Old 12-03-2019, 11:34am   #3
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inside diameter must be less than outside diameter

shit only goes downhill

payday is friday.
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Looks like the quality of work my neighbor does... And he's a maintenance guy at a factory.
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These daze I am amazed anyone messes with metal pipes at all, other than a sawzall and trash can.....the 'water' will eat copper as well as 'galvanized'.....

I not sure about cast iron DWV......I suspect it's all toast by now too.....



AND too boot, just WTF?? those pix are not REAL, some jokester set it up.....
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These daze I am amazed anyone messes with metal pipes at all, other than a sawzall and trash can.....the 'water' will eat copper as well as 'galvanized'.....

I not sure about cast iron DWV......I suspect it's all toast by now too.....



AND too boot, just WTF?? those pix are not REAL, some jokester set it up.....
Nothing wrong with copper besides the price for supply lines, hard to beat cast iron drain lines for quiet in a house.

And yes all those pics are real, I've seen as bad many times. One guy used play doh to make a drain pipe fit inside another pipe under kitchen sink instead of an adapter.
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I actually saw something worse than this in a rental house we had for a week in Costa Rica. It was in our shower and I made sure the fuse to that circuit was definitely not in the fuse box. It meant we had no light or fan in there though so I had to put the fuse in a few times at night.
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Pfft, hold my beer. I'm twice the plumber as I am an electrician.
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I actually saw something worse than this in a rental house we had for a week in Costa Rica. It was in our shower and I made sure the fuse to that circuit was definitely not in the fuse box. It meant we had no light or fan in there though so I had to put the fuse in a few times at night.

I wonder if the water tingles when it hits you.
But, then again, I wouldn't try it.
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inside diameter must be less than outside diameter

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I wonder if the water tingles when it hits you.
But, then again, I wouldn't try it.
At my parent's house years ago, I had some friends over and when we would get near the deep end, the water would buzz you. You could feel the tingle.

That's the end that had the pool light in it.

No, I did not wire it up.
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At my parent's house years ago, I had some friends over and when we would get near the deep end, the water would buzz you. You could feel the tingle.

That's the end that had the pool light in it.

No, I did not wire it up.
That's not wiring, that's PLUMBING!!! as in gaskets/seals/glass/etc.....
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That's not wiring, that's PLUMBING!!! as in gaskets/seals/glass/etc.....
Except that a GFCI would have tripped...if whoever did it put one in. Electrical.
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