A p shaped trap commonly used on most plumbing fixtures except for fixture have

A p shaped trap commonly used on most plumbing

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A p-shaped trap commonly used on most plumbing fixturesexcept for fixture have integral trap. An outhouse or structure used for the deposition of excrement. A water supply pipe that extends vertically one full storey ormore to convey water to fixture branches or group of fixtures. A general term used for any vertical line of soil, waste or ventpiping. The water supply pipe provided by the water utility companywhere local individual connection is done. 12/27
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PLUMBING REVIEWER 321 A loosely lined excavation in the ground which receives the discharge of a septic tank and designed to permit the effluent from the septic tank to seep through the bottom and sides of the pit. cesspool 322 The art and science of installing in buildings the pipes, fixtures and other apparatus for bringing in water supply and removing water and waterborne waste. plumbing 323 That part of the drainage system that extends from the end of the building drain and conveys its discharge to the public sewer, private sewer, individual sewage disposal system or other appropriate point of disposal. Building sewer 324 A valve in which the flow of liquid is controlled by a rotating drilled ball that fits tightly against a resilient (flexible) seat in the valve body. Ball valve 325 A vertical length of soil or waste stack at least 8 feet in height (a storey high), within which the horizontal branches from one storey or floor of the building or structure are connected to the stack. Branch interval 326 A pipe connecting upward from a soil or waste stack below the floor and below the horizontal connection to an adjacent vent stack at a point above the floor and higher than the highest spill level of fixtures for preventing pressure changes in the stack. Yoke vent 327 A kind of return bend of small-sized faucet, one end of which is about one foot long and the other end is about three inches. It is commonly used as a faucet for pantry sink and drinking fountain. Also the lead connection between the service pipe and the water main. Also a p-trap. gooseneck 328 A watertight receptacle which the discharge of sanitary plumbing system or part thereof, designed and constructed to retain solids, digest organic matter through a period of detention and to allow the liquids to discharge into the soil outside of the tank through a system of open jointed subsurface piping or seepage pit. Septic tank 329 A common measure of the probable discharge into the drainage system by various types of plumbing fixtures on the basis of one unit of this being equal to a discarge rate of 7.5 gallons per minute or one cubic foot of water per minute. Drainage fixture unit 330 The installation of parts of the plumbing system which can be completed prior to installation of fixtures or finishing. This includes drainage, water supply and vent piping and necessary fixture supports.
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