Is this simply an old style trap?

Old 09-25-22, 05:25 PM
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Is this simply an old style trap?

Old 09-25-22, 05:48 PM
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Yes, looks like a drum trap. Most modern codes don't allow them for new use anymore; they've been replaced by P traps. P traps self clean better than drum traps and drum traps are often a real pain to clean out if (when) they get clogged.
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Old 09-26-22, 01:11 PM
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I remember one of these in my house when I was kid. My dad had to clean this thing out about twice a year.

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