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Old 01-31-2012, 08:40 AM   #1
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What do you use when you are doing sink drain or a shower drain, this is a huge argument at my work ?
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Old 01-31-2012, 08:44 AM   #2
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It's a huge argument here on pz as well.
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Make everyone happy,use a combination, of the 2. Siliputty?
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I use plumber's putty on basket strainers, tub drains and shower drains.
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Old 01-31-2012, 05:57 PM   #7
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UH OH here we go again!
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Old 01-31-2012, 06:03 PM   #8
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Silicone all the way.

The 1 hour shower silicone is some great stuff, even has a mold and mildew Inhibitor mixed into it.

did I mention how I like silicone

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Just use putty.
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Old 01-31-2012, 06:26 PM   #10
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Silicone on all fixtures except white porcelain fixtures then I use white dap
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