Forum Title: Need help attaching Dishwasher hose to Garbage Disposal
The attachment I bought to connect the dishwasher hose to the garbage disposal doesn't fit the hose. So I cut it and now the hose will slip in, but even if I tighten it as much as possible, the hose slips out very easily. Is there anything else I can use to attach the hose to the disposal? Thanks!
Category: Plumber Post By: WILLIAM zJONES (Bloomington, MN), 08/23/2017

!!!WARNING!!! YOUNG BILL ROBINSON!DISCLAIMER- Although I have been designated a plumber via avatar designation , I am not a qualified tech and do not wish to override the more knowledgeable here... A barbed connector/adapter will help prevent a possible hose blowout. To wit- In conjunction with the below-

- Charles LaCour (Maple Grove, MN), 09/27/2017

you need a short piece of 1/2'' copper pipe, 2 or 3 inch long. to keep the pipe from crushing

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