2015-9-21 & 0183; Ductile Iron to ASTM A 536 Minimum Tensile Strength 70000 psi Yield Strength 50000 psi Elongation 5% Water Working Pressure Gray Cast Iron 2” - 12” CI Fittings rated 250 psi 14” - 42” CI Fittings rated 150 psi Ductile Iron All DI Fittings Rated 250 psi As noted in ANSI/AWWA C111/A21/11 ductile iron flanged joints in the 24” and
2014-12-31 & 0183; Cast Iron Do’s and Don’ts and Aquiring your first pieces of Cast Iron Posted on December 31 2014 by castironmaidenmama Okay you walked into the local thrift store or the garage sale down the street and bought you first cast iron skillet or Dutch oven.
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2021-8-5 & 0183; How to Loosen a Cast Iron Clean Out Plug. The longer cast iron plumbing pipes sit in the ground basement or crawl space without being disturbed the more corroded and stuck their joints become.
Beside above how do you repair a cast iron pipe joint? Step 1: Clean Away Corrosion. If water or a bad smell comes from an old leaded joint use a cold chisel and hammer to gently tap the lead back into the joint. Step 2: Fill with Repair Paste. Fill the resulting void with cast-iron
Cast iron pipe and fittings are used in many areas around the country but it’s a fine material and if nothing else this may be a history lesson some day. Two Kinds of Cast Iron Soil Pipe and Fittings to Choose From. Just to clarify there are two different kinds of cast iron pipe and fittings hub bell and spigot and no-hub soil pipe.
2010-12-11 & 0183; Once you are able to loosen the fittings from the pipes carefully turn them counter-clockwise using your hand and remove them from the system. Once the cast iron pipe fittings have been removed you can now take it to your local hardware store as a sample so you can get a replacement. More From Doityourself.：2
I need to take out the new plastic connection to the old cast iron and re-make the cast iron connection into the soil stack. Do the old iron fittings unscrew or are they pushed in and sealed with cement? The soil stack looks like 4" and the initial bend looks like 3" and the elbow in cast is 11/4" approx.
2005-11-8 & 0183; looking for a good way to loosen iron pipe fittings. WAYNE PEINE 2 experience will show a ill placed wack on a cast iron part will yield undesireable results. 0. Used this stuff when repiping my returns didn't have to cut anything just took time. Used this stuff to remove 30 year old manifold nuts w/o breaking the studs 1. Kevin O
8:262019-1-22 & 0183; just an idea on the safest way to get rid of this stuffDiablo BLADE I used: amzn.to/38lyQeq Chris Craft
2007-11-14 & 0183; Hi All I would like to remove a portion of my cast iron vent. The basement portion will remain but everything from the first floor and up will be PVC. I purched a fernco fitting to go from 4" to 3" a 3" piece of PVC and a 3" to 2" furnco to get to my 2" pvc which will exit the house. I just
2016-9-29 & 0183; Whether you are buying a home that is new to you or have a residence several decades old the tell-tale signs of cast iron piping are always the same. Thankfully instead of dreading the repair or replacing cast iron drain pipes you can
2017-6-20 & 0183; Fernco makes a special rubber shaped like a doughnut that makes a fiction fit when installing plastic into cast iron fittings. An alternative to doing a leaded connection which won't work with a plastic pipe is a special plastic. I've never used it but read about it here. It may or may not be a viable alternative but look into it.
Let’s assume you are talking about cast iron sewer pipes. DWV or drain waste vent pipe. These cast iron pipes have a “bell” or “hub” on one end and the smaller end of another pipe fits into it. The “joint” is then packed with a product called oaku
A cast iron soil and vent pipe is a very heavy thing Take great care when removing the old one and always wear safety gloves and goggles. Very often the only way to remove an old pipe is by brute force and hitting the cast iron with a lump hammer will shatter it relatively easily but will create dangerous shards of iron.
2021-8-7 & 0183; Remove Minor Traces of Rust with Oil and Heat. How to Remove Rust from Cast Iron using Dish Soap. Use a Sea Salt and Potato Scrubbing Combo. Add a Layer of Oil for Extra Working Power. How to Clean Rust from Cast Iron Using Vinegar. Use a
How do I remove an old cast iron shower drain? Author: Haze OK Let me preface by saying I'm a total novice so go easy on me We had a leak that ended up ruining the curb and a couple of studs in our shower so we're attempting to demo and rebuild. The house was built in '68 so the drain in this shower is an old cast iron drain.
2016-11-7 & 0183; Teflon tape and dope usually seal them up. Just like cracking cast iron fittings. The backup hammer is more important than the one you hit with. Good trick will have to try that.
2021-8-6 & 0183; Many older homes still have old cast iron drain and sewer pipes rather than the PVC plastic pipes used in modern home construction. The end of the drain pipe has a removable cap plug. This plug allows access to the drain pipe for removing clogs and other obstructions.
2021-8-3 & 0183; Step 3. Strike the covered cast iron with a sledgehammer. Lift the tarp. Examine the cast iron for fractures if it did not already break into pieces. Recover the cast iron with the tarp. Strike the cast iron roughly in the area of noticeable fractures. Continue to strike and inspect the cast iron
2019-11-8 & 0183; 2. Wash the cast iron with hot water and dish soap. Place the old cast iron skillet into your sink and proceed to wash it off with a sponge and dish soap. Work in circular motions all around the cast iron to remove 查看次数 25092
Cast iron tubs can weigh over 300lbs easily depending on the size shape and wall thickness which makes them very difficult to remove. Depending on what your plans are for the tub you have several different methods you can use to remove one. I've tried
2001-1-6 & 0183; I maintain a 75 year old apartment building with cast iron drain pipes. The four inch lines still work well and I haven't had a problem with them in the 15 years that I've owned the building.
2009-8-5 & 0183; I live in a 50 year old house but have a problem removing the cast iron drain pipe fittings. The cast iron hopper at the top of the drain pipe has cracked and water is seeping down the wall. I have in fact been able to smash the cast iron wall fixing with a hammer but the bolts securing the fixing will not move without I feel doing a lot of damage in the meantime ：2
Removing brass fittings from Cast Iron pipe 3 Answers I need to snake the line under my bathroom sink. The problem is I have a dual sink setup. The vent pipe is also connected there so I have a cast iron cross fitting where the four meet the two sink drains the vent pipe and the drain to the main line . I was attempting to remove one of
Most modern cast iron connections are made using rubber or plastic fittings that no longer require heating and melting lead. The illustrations left show accessing a cast iron drain cleanout and two methods of emergency temporary repair of leaks in drain piping. Making New Drain Connections to Old Cast Iron
However almost always the cast iron pipe is against the wall making it impossible to get the grinder behind it so the flexible coupling method is the best way in our opinion. Most jobs we do of this nature require quite a bit of pipe work adaptation and it is often better to remove the cast iron
2021-5-18 & 0183; Keep the cast iron out of the range of 150 to 500 degrees Fahrenheit 65 to 260 Celsius . This is a danger zone for cast iron during which it is the most unstable and difficult to work with. This will usually mean heating or cooling the iron 查看次数 221840