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    Ever have an inspector do a ball test? They put a steel ball in the drain, waste and see if it runs to the Clean Out. just read of this.
    too much time on My hands!
    I can build anything You want , if you draw a picture of it , on the back of a big enough check .

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    Re: Ball test

    One here would sometimes use a golf ball on a longer run. Doesn't sound too scientific, does it?

    J.C.

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    • #3
      Re: Ball test

      How interesting and fun!
      If it shot past the trap, would that indicate too much slope?
      I'd take an educated guess - but I'm unqualified.
      It ain't just soot, it's paydirt.
      "I swear, wherever Gift goes, argument follows." -Youtube comment

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      • #4
        Re: Ball test

        Originally posted by Robert Gift View Post
        How interesting and fun!
        If it shot past the trap, would that indicate too much slope?
        Do you use a soccer ball on chimneys?

        J.C.

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        • #5
          Re: Ball test

          Originally posted by JCsPlumbing View Post
          Do you use a soccer ball on chimneys?
          J.C.
          I removed one!
          I'd take an educated guess - but I'm unqualified.
          It ain't just soot, it's paydirt.
          "I swear, wherever Gift goes, argument follows." -Youtube comment

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