How does one connect the main drain to the drain tube?

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How does one connect the main drain to the drain tube if there's not enough Slack?

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  • Lynn Sorrell Lynn Sorrell on Jan 03, 2019

    What is drain tube from? Wash machine,garbage disposal/dishwasher, Remove old one replace with longer one or you can add on piece but when you work with plumbing the less seams/connectors the better,less chances of leaks

  • William William on Jan 03, 2019

    What is this on? A photo would help.

    • S Shafran S Shafran on Jan 03, 2019

      The thread on the pipe doesnt allow the tube to get any farther up on the main drain which is connected to the dishwasher.

  • William William on Jan 03, 2019

    In the photo I see the dishwasher hose connected to a copper pipe that is threaded to a check valve. Is that what you are talking about?

  • S Shafran S Shafran on Jan 03, 2019

    Yes. The threaded pipe doesnt accommodate the flex tube and doesnt allow for secure attachment.