U-bend


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U-bend

A pipe expansion bend in the shape of the letter U.
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Your U-bend (technically termed 'the trap') should be held in place by two nuts beneath the basin.
Imagine, if you will, a Yellow Pages of every service you might ever need -- handyman, photographer, lawyer, cleaner -- but a Yellow Pages that requires nothing more than the posting of a few words ("U-bend calamity.
You drape the scarf around your neck with ends hanging unevenly in front just like the "Overhand." The long end is draped around your neck and then threaded through the u-bend. Lastly, follow through with the short end and thread it through the u-bend.
* Place a bucket under the sink and start dismantling the U-bend. You won't need tools as all the connections will be hand-tightened.
To rectify the situation poor Ricky plunges his arm down the u-bend and attempts to unblock the system, but unbelievably when he takes his arm out, it has stretched to around five metres in length!
The inlet pipe to the bend had three configurations: straight, U-bend vertical and U-bend horizontal.
I, presumably, am therefore stuck at the base of the U-bend. Apparently people my age are the most miserable because they often have the most responsibilities, yet retirement still seems out of reach.
See www.wholesaledomestic.com Keep an eye on your plumbing IF installing a sink unit like this with a visible U-bend, make sure it's a shiny piece of kit rather than white plastic.
SIR TOM FINNEY, one of the all-time greats of English football, could unblock a U-bend and torment a full-back with equal mastery.
WHENEVER I tell people I'm a comedian, which isn't a lot because, well, imagine telling someone you're a plumber and then being expected to stick your hand down a u-bend; I'm always told that I'm very brave.