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Hi is there a type of extension pipe to connect a p trap to

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Hi is there a type of extension pipe to connect a p trap to drain pipe and I think the drain pipe may be a smaller size too
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Plumbing
Expert:  Brian replied 2 years ago.

Brian :

Hi do you have to use your p trap? To extend the soil pipe any less than about 8 inches is awkward as the fittings are 4 inches long you could use this instead. http://www.screwfix.com/p/mcalpine-wc-con8f-90-flexible-pan-connector-110mm-outlet/28262

Expert:  PlumbDr replied 2 years ago.
Hi, what p-trap are you connecting to? is it a bathroom, kitchen sink or other?. Regards Justin
Customer: replied 2 years ago.

Hi it is a bathroom sink

Expert:  PlumbDr replied 2 years ago.
Hi, It sound like you will need to extend the drain pipe to the ptrap - this will involve cutting the drain pipe and installing a pipe joint - then measure and cut pipe to ptrap length. For pipe joint see below for example : http://www.screwfix.com/p/universal-compression-waste-straight-couplers-32mm/15490
Expert:  Brian replied 2 years ago.
Something like this may help you.
http://www.screwfix.com/p/flexi-pipe-1m/31575

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