Paul in Toronto

05:39PM | 04/14/09
Member Since: 10/07/01
51 lifetime posts
I recently completed a granite tile countertop project and I now have a problem trying to install a new drop in kitchen sink into the countertop.

The total thickness of the countertop build up is almost 2" ( 2 layers of 5/8" plywood with adhesive between the sheets / thinset / ditra underlayment / thinset / 3/8" granite tile). The bolts that are supplied with the sink are not long enough for the supplied clamps to secure to the underside of the plywood.

Does anyone know where I can find longer bolts or extension for the supplied bolts? I am also open to any other solutions to this problem.


01:56PM | 04/15/09
Member Since: 01/24/06
1512 lifetime posts
These types of counters are always a problem possibly you can use silicon under the sink lip and hope it sets tight


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