The Inland Architect and News Record Volume 7

The Inland Architect and News Record Volume 7

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1886-02 edition. Excerpt: ...leaders which do not extend to highest roof gutter of the building t ev serve, and when connected with soil or drain-pipes, shall be suitably trapped, before connecting with said soil or drain-pipe. Sec. 22. Sewer, soil pipe, or waste pipe ventilators shall not be constructed of brick, earthenware, or sheet metal, and chimney fines shall not be used as such ventilators. SEC. 23. All plumbing work shall be executed in a thorough and proper manner, the materials for which shall be of good quality and free from defects, and shall be so placed as to be readily inspected. SEC. 24. Every soil-pipe and waste-pipe ofiron or lead, shall extend through and at least two feet above the highest roof of the building of which it is a part, open and undiminished in size, and no such extended pipe shall have its open top end nearer than ten feet to the window or door of a habitable room; and stich pipe shall continue in an tipward direction, and no horizontal or nearly horizontal portions of such pipes shall be permitted which a gregated portions shall exceed one-half their vertical measurement, and all divergence rom a straight line shall be made with curved pipes, and connections with horizontal pipes shall be made with '-branches of proper size. Sec. 25. All lead pipes shall have solder or other metal " wiped "joints, and iron pipe 'Points shall be run with molten lead, or a cement made of iron filings and sal animoniac, and ftich joints shall be made impermeable to gases. SEC. 26. Every sink, basin, bath-tub, water-closet, slop-hopper, and each set of trays, and every fixture having a waste-pipe, connecting therewith, shall be furnished with a proper trap, which shall be placed above the floor on which the said fixture rests, ...show more

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  • Paperback | 180 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 10mm | 331g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236895193
  • 9781236895196