Washing Machine Rough-In.

Discussion in 'Plumbing Forum, Professional & DIY Advice' started by ygdron, May 15, 2005.

  1. ygdron

    ygdron New Member

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    The outlet in the Oakley Washing Machine box and the inlet to my P-Trap do not quite line up, and are off by about 5". Is it allowable to put a jog in the downtube using two 45 degree fittings so that they line up? Or does it have to be straight.

    Thanks for your help.
     
  2. hj

    hj Moderator & Master Plumber Staff Member

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    pipe

    You can offset it, but do it as close to the trap as possible.
     
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