New

Home Repair

Cutting a Drain Pipe

STEPS

4

SKILL LEVEL

Use a two hand grip on the rotary tool when using a cut-off wheel.

by Dremel ®

228 PROJECTS

Grid View List View

Supplies Needed For This Project

TOOL

200 Two Speed Rotary Tool

Model # 200 Series

ACCESSORY

Dremel 456 Cut-off Wheel

Model # 456-01

Materials

  • 1

    Tape Measure
  • 1

    Spring Clamp
  • 1

    Smooth-faced Wrench

Let's Get Started

To reduce the risk of injury user must read instruction manuals for all tools used in this project. Wear eye and respiratory protection. Use clamps to support work piece whenever practical.

STEP 1

Step 1

After installing the new sink in your cabinet, you will need to measure the new drainpipe length needed and transfer this dimension to the pipe.

STEP 2

Step 2

Clamp drainpipe and cut excess off with the 456 cut-off wheel. Recommended speed: 35,000 rpm.

STEP 3

Step 3

Secure pipe to drain basket, slide trap up both pipes and hand tighten.

STEP 4

Step 4

Use a smooth-faced wrench to tighten the joints. Test the drain by slowly running cold water (check for any leaks). Tighten any loose fittings. Your sink is now ready to use.

Suggested Videos

Rotary Tool - Demo

EZ Twist Demo

7921

Rotary Tool - Demo

EZ-Lock Accessories

6479

Saw - DIY

How To Install a Vent Cover

477

Other Projects You Might Like

Wooden Phone Charger
gadgets
Wooden Phone Charger

2years ago

Wall Clock
home decor
Wall Clock

1year ago

Rain Barrel
home repair
Rain Barrel

9months ago

Repair Hull Blisters
car care
Repair Hull Blisters

1year ago

No Promotion available!

SHOW US WHAT YOU MADE

Send us a photo of your Dremel creation so we can share it with the world.

No Promotion available!

TOUR THE MAKER GALLERY

Explore the creations added to the Maker Gallery by Dremel Makers.

Comments(0)

Sign In to post comments on this project.

No comments yet.

No Promotion available!

Dremel Experts

From drilling holes to distressing denim, Dremel’s Customer Service has an answer.