Oatey cast iron flange

Discussion in 'Toilet Forum discussions' started by big2bird, Oct 26, 2012.

  1. big2bird

    big2bird IBEW Electrician

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    I am going to install an oatey cast iron flange over a 3" ABS pipe, then anchor it to the floor. Any tricks? The website provides little install info. A test fit showed it was very tight, and maybe a little "too tight" to get the screws on the brass clamp ring started. Use any lube? Just saying, it seems like it would work well, but maybe a PITA. J
  2. hj

    hj Moderator & Master Plumber Staff Member

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    Why are you using a cast iron flange with an ABS pipe?
  3. big2bird

    big2bird IBEW Electrician

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    I want the strength of a CI flange. The pipe happens to be 3" ABS. The Oatey fitting gives me both.
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