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Old 07-10-2020, 10:16 PM
 
Location: Oort cloud
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Took off the tub spout today and replaced it. It started leaked upon whih I noted multiple dips and indentations in the copper pipe caused by over tightening of the screw.


Do I have any options that do not involve cutting into the wall or sweating on a new piece of pipe? Are there any spouts that are made to be more generous and can compensate for damaged pipes?(if not, there should be!)
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Old 07-11-2020, 12:11 PM
 
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Delta has an adapter that can work on a short stubout. You need to use a rear threaded tub spout with that.
https://www.homedepot.com/p/Delta-Tu...3794/205611224
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