|Question: 09-12||Code Section:||Date: 10 September 2009||
OBC 2006 Reference: 126.96.36.199
Question: (A) pre-plumbed shower stall with 1 rain shower head, 1 column telephone shower head and 8 body jets.
Is a 2" drain acceptable in this application? Referencing Table 188.8.131.52. (The contractor has reduced the drain to 1 ½” due to structural space of floor joists.)
Interpretation: The 2-inch drain is acceptable if specified by the manufacture and conforms to the appropriate standard if one exists. Furthermore, the drain must not be reduced in size.
Interpretation: Approved at AMES 2009