wax ring brand

Discussion in 'Plumbing Forum, Professional & DIY Advice' started by higgledy, May 13, 2011.

  1. higgledy

    higgledy Member

    Joined:
    Jan 5, 2011
    Location:
    21701
    Does the brand of wax ring matter? I noticed Terry shows the Joni-Ring Hercules brand wax ring, but I can only find the BOL Number 1 ring in the ridged-plastic container. Is that any good? Thanks.
     
  2. jadnashua

    jadnashua Retired Defense Industry Engineer xxx

    Joined:
    Sep 2, 2004
    Occupation:
    Retired Systems engineer for defense industry.
    Location:
    New England
    Use what is available in your area...a wax ring is a wax ring. The only exception might be, avoid those that have a plastic funnel embedded in them. While they can work, they can also easily make things worse, and a wax ring without one works fine! If you have a bad seal and a backup, it will leak regardless.
     
  3. Sponsor

    Sponsor Paid Advertisement

     
Similar Threads: ring brand
Forum Title Date
Plumbing Forum, Professional & DIY Advice Whose dumb idea was it to bring water into our houses anyway? Wednesday at 8:41 AM
Plumbing Forum, Professional & DIY Advice Fabricating a washer pan (for emergency during washing machine leak) Jun 18, 2015
Plumbing Forum, Professional & DIY Advice Galvanized drain entering old Cast Iron Hub May 13, 2015
Plumbing Forum, Professional & DIY Advice inline, course filtering of rust particles in supply line May 12, 2015
Plumbing Forum, Professional & DIY Advice Hybred Water Heater - Advice on model GE GeoSpring 80 or Whirlpool 80-Gallon May 6, 2015

Share This Page