please help Drain Dissimilar materials?

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Old 07-18-06, 11:24 AM
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please help Drain Dissimilar materials?

For a sink drain to connect to the stack pipe, I've currently got a old copper drain line that I need to extend to a new sink location. Should I replace the entire line w/PVC and screw that into the cast iron? Or should I use a neoprene fernco boot and just attache the PVC to the existing copper drain line? Is using one of those boots and good idea?
 
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Old 07-18-06, 12:41 PM
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If its going to be in the wall I would run new PVC pipe from the cast iron pipe. If its inside cabinet you could put on the boot.
 
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