Re: Installing a tub spout
Posted by Deb on July 11, 2003 at 19:37:41:
In response to Re: Installing a tub spout
: I installed a new shower mixing value(bathroom remodel) and I am getting ready to extend a piece of 1/2" pipe for the tub spout. Any words of advice on how to measure the exact length that I should extend the pipe so the spout will fit snug once the wall and tile is installed?

: I am using 1/2" male threaded fitting at the end of the copper pipe. Copper pipe is the way to go here as well correct?

: Thanks in advance.

I would install a slip fit diverter spout, if I had copper out of the wall. I'm not crazy about screwing a tub spout onto a copper adapter when I have no way to hold onto the copper that I am attaching to. It's fairly easy to twist the copper, especially trying to get that last little bit of turn so the spout is straight...
Deb
The Pipewench
Deb
The Pipewench


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