Shower drain attach to cast iron drain in basement

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  1. ken61282

    ken61282 New Member

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    I am adding a shower in a basement that has a toilet and sink drain already roughed in. I have removed concrete from shower drain to the main drain stack. The main is 4" PVC into a cast iron just below the floor level and seems to be an elbow. How should I connect the shower line into this setup? The main stack is closer to the shower drain than the toilet so it makes sense to go there with it.
     
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    There is no way to tell you without seeing it. There is more to it than just installing a tee, so how you do it is more important than whether you can do it.
     
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