It would be much better to use a "no hub clamp". These have a
stainless steel band in addition to the rubber and band clamps.
They are much better about keeping the pipes in line and not
allowing the pipe ends to misalign. These work quite well on cast
iron to PVC connections.
Keep the whole world singing . . .
when i had a similar situation, i drove about 10' of 3" INTO the 4" cast
and that was the extent of my connection. MY connection was under a
basement floor, so being out in the yard where little tree roots can
(and will) go anywhere, you might want to pack such a connection with
tar and wrap with some asphalt shingles or something to prevent the root
remove the "not" from my address to email
Wrap about 200 layers of duct tape around them. I saw this on one of
them redneck home improvement shows. They ran a pipe from the
outhouse pit to the kids swimming pool so the pool would get filled up
for the kids. I guess they said the bathtub was plugged in their
trailer house so they needed a place to wash the kids, the huntin
dogs, and a place to clean blood out of the dead possums then dun
shot. Maybe it was the Red Green shown I dont recall.
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