Moving a kitchen sink

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  1. _Hector_

    _Hector_ New Member

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    Kanata, Ontario
    Hello Everyone,

    I am new to the forum and this is my first post. I have questions on how to comply with the Ontario Construction Code for moving a kitchen sink. The current configuration is like this one:

    Vent Maximum Distance.jpg

    The new location of the sink is further apart from the vent pipe. My questions are:
    1. Does this configuration have a name?
    2. Is the distance "A" defined in the Code?
    3. What is the maximum distance from the sink drain to the vent pipe? The Code specifies in 7.5.6.3 (3) that:
      " the distance between the connections of the fixture drain to the fixture and the vent pipe shall not exceed,
      (a) 1 000 mm in the vertical plane, and
      (b) 3 m in the horizontal plane." Is 3 m the answer to this question?

    Thank you!
     
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