Bath Tub cleanout

Discussion in 'Plumbing Forum, Professional & DIY Advice' started by r_ventura_23, May 2, 2014.

  1. r_ventura_23

    r_ventura_23 New Member

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    I am turning the bath tub drain 90 degrees horizontal before it gets to the stack. I know this will require a clean out. Will the tub drain serve the purpose of the clean out in this situation since it make an access point for a snake?

    The ceiling underneath will be finished, so adding a clean out will not help.

    I couldn't edit the title, but this is for a Jacuzzi tub.
     
    Last edited: May 2, 2014
  2. Terry

    Terry Administrator Staff Member

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    You are allowed 135 degrees of change on the trap arm, which can be used for snaking the tub.
     
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  4. asktom

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    Use a long sweep 1/4 bend.
     
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