begin dismantling the bath need to disassemble the floor siphon located under the tub.When removing the old bath may be not very pleasant situation in which a strong liking old connection of the siphon, which is why there is no way to turn the drain grate or unscrew the clamping nut, as in this case, "slizhutsya" verge on the nut broken off or grille drain.
There is one proven method, which is used almost all locksmith for removal of a siphon.To remove the old drain grating of a relatively soft non-ferrous metals - brass a
nd bronze, they need to be cut with a hacksaw.If the width of the drain grate is already our web hacksaw, it is necessary to bring down a chisel.
Then make the inside of the drain grating side cuts.Propylene should be done at a distance from each other so as to drain the cup to saw a piece of no more than a quarter of a circle.Having two vertical cut, tilt the canvas and keep the circle saw the funnel.Perform cuts should be very careful not to damage the enamel bath.
Once you complete the cut, take a sharpened chisel or a chisel smoothly and substitute it closely between the funnel and the bathroom.Point chisel tangential to the surface of the bath.Using a hammer knock out small impacts the sector.Bend with a hammer and chisel remainder of plum sawn edges inward.As a result of such deformation will drain freely through a hole bath.
Next you need to disconnect the overflow pipe and pull out of the socket sewage discharge pipe.Before removing the bath you have to be prepared tube of 70-80 mm or gag from unnecessary rags to close the socket sanitation.At the bottom of the bath is necessary to fix the grounding strip, which also must be disconnected, breaking below the bath (from eyes where fixed earth) metal wedge with a hammer.
If the edges of the bath at the walls lined with tiles, remove the wide chisel or a chisel.The gap between the wall and the bathroom can stay band solution, it needs to bring down towards the ceiling chisel, striking out of the bath.Baths in the Soviet era were installed on cast iron legs, but also there are baths on concrete supports.To remove the old tub with iron legs rasklinite and release them or remove bath with legs.
Dismantling baths can damage the tiles in the bathroom.Therefore, if you do not plan to change it, you need to worry about it in advance.
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