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    Connecting dishwasher - newbie advice needed

    Just seen the above reply. Will give it a go.. Thanks
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    Connecting dishwasher - newbie advice needed

    I'm a bit nearer to having a working dishwasher :) Just to update: Went to screwfix earlier, bought that part but alas it only fits the dishwasher pipe end. The other pipe (the mains inlet) is the same diameter - 20mm I think, but the other end of the elbow connector from Screwfix is the same so...
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    Connecting dishwasher - newbie advice needed

    OK Thanks. I've just realised that it won't fit as there's not enough clearance below the copper pipe. It's not clear on the photo. Should i therefore buy 2x of these connectors and some pipe inbetween them to allow me to create some space?
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    Connecting dishwasher - newbie advice needed

    Hi Doggit okay thanks ill be off to screwfix tomorrow anyway. Do you know if they are different sizes on each end, as this is the problem I'm having. The dishwasher connector is larger than the mains inlet pipe.
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    Connecting dishwasher - newbie advice needed

    Hi all, I am pretty new to all of this. Having my kitchen refitted and the plumber is keen to only connect the dishwasher up to the inlet once the sinks are done, which is a week off, and I want to use the dishwasher. Can someone please advise what type of connection I need? It's a Bosch...
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    Painting / oiling flashing with paint splashes

    Hi all, I'm planning on oiling my external flashing for a chimney stack which has oxidised and gone light grey... after much Googling it appears that oiling is better than painting it with black paint! The problem is that there are several large white paint splashes on it - I assume external...
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