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 solvent weld or gasketed pipe for laterals
Author: martiniman (MI)

Are PVC solvent weld connections allowed in sewer laterals (from house to city sanitary sewer). If both solvent welding and gasketed connections are allowed, is there an definitive downside to gasketed connections?

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 Re: solvent weld or gasketed pipe for laterals
Author: packy (MA)

in MA, plumbing code cover the first 10 feet outside the foundation wall. after that gasketed joints and thinner pipe are allowed. as for your question... gaskets are easier to use and work just as well to give you a nice leakproof joint.

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