sink drain in new kitchen

Discussion in 'Plumbing Forum, Professional & DIY Advice' started by Bosun, Jan 25, 2005.

  1. Bosun

    Bosun New Member

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    Hi--we have a deep undermount sink--the strainer basket hangs down lower than before. I have a double bowl sink that would need some sort of "T" fitting, and I need a "Y" fitting for the dishwasher. When I stick these things together on top of the trap, I have run out of vertical space. The trap is lower than the drain stub on the wall.

    Can I run the dishwasher "Y" horizontally, as long as the output faces towards the drain? Can the "Y" be put horizontally between the trap and the wall?
     
  2. hj

    hj Moderator & Master Plumber Staff Member

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    It can be horizontal between the two sinks, but not between the trap and the wall.
     
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