rainwater pipe

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downspout, conductor, downcomer, downpipe, leader, rain leader, rainwater pipe

A vertical pipe, often of sheet metal,
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Gutters and rainwater pipes can get blocked with falling leaves and other debris and should be cleaned out and checked for defects from time to time.
5: Use a hand mirror to look behind rainwater pipes for splits and cracks in old cast iron and aluminium.
Use a hand mirror to look behind rainwater pipes as splits and cracks in old cast iron and aluminium often occur there and are not easily noticed ?
As residents grumble about the disruptions to their daily lives, government officials are investing billions of dollars in massive public works projects: building ring highways, widening roads and alleyways, laying more than 50 miles of sewage and rainwater pipes, landscaping the city's myriad canals, renovating and building housing complexes and breaking ground on the first of four planned light rail and subway lines.
The scale of most of the selection allows a thorough inspection of some of the smallest details, sometimes even of the rainwater pipes, witho ut losing sight of the building as a whole.
Guttering and rainwater pipes has all been renewed, flat-roofed sections re-roofed and external cladding replaced.
These tubes look more like a plastic rainwater pipes than part of a military weapon, especially on the old field guns with their large-diameter carriage wheel I am sure these appendages were not used when the weapons were first made all those years ago and, as they look so out of place, I am intrigued to know the answer.
All the roof areas and rain collection systems - gutters, rainwater pipes and gullies.