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DRain cover won't fit

I have a Jones Stephens C60-83RB that I am trying to install into my shower drain--the receptor is too shallow to accept without the cover sticking above the drain--what solution to this is there--I am replacing a much thinner anodized drain cover which in fact does sit flush with the drain--what is the solution??

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The easiest fix is to get a new version of the thinner drain cover. otherwise you will have to do some serious plumbing work to lower the entire drain assembly. If you want a new thinner drain cover take the old one to the nearest plumbing supply store and they will assist you.

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