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blairbunker

11:20PM | 05/05/14
Member Since: 05/05/14
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In my 35 year old house; old Broken loose bathtub (shower, my only use) drain stopper fell down through pipes in slab…
it fell past the "T" in the drain pipe while I was trying to retrieve it through the overflow assembly with a coat hanger with a hook in the end; while trying to hook it I pushed it instead and it went quick and easy, I had hooked it several times but it would not come up and out; I heard a thunk and, PRESTO; the tub as well as any thing else in the house drains flushes GREAT although the problem was with the tub only! What I think (pray) happened; is that it went trough to the (6 or 4 inch?) pvc plumbing in/under the slab and out to the septic tank!?!?!?! Ideas comments advice; how lucky was that OR will something dreadful happen later?
Thanks
John R Blair Jr (Cpl. USMC 77-81 Military Police)

Sylvan

07:05PM | 05/11/14
Member Since: 01/24/06
1507 lifetime posts
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A Camera will not work.. if you cannot retrieve it let it be and see what happens as why fix omething that aint broke

Sylvan Tieger, USN NATO 6th fleet 65 - 68 17 -21 yrs of age
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