Hub vs spigot fitting advantages

Discussion in 'Toilet Forum discussions' started by Tmax, Apr 23, 2012.

  1. Tmax

    Tmax New Member

    Apr 23, 2012
    After a bathroom reno I am replacing the toilet flange to the 3" abs. Is there an advantage to using one type of fitting over the other of the flange? I see the spigot flange being more failsafe if the fitting wasn't properly bonded since it is sitting inside the pipe. However is the reduced inside diameter of the spigot fitting compared to a flange with a hub fitting more likely to plug? Thanks
  2. Terry

    Terry Administrator Staff Member

    Aug 17, 2004
    Bothell, Washington
    The spigot is the same as pipe size; therefore it isn't reduced.
    Whether you would use spigot or hub depends on the pipe or fittings.
    I tend to use hub flanges most of the time.
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