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How do I remove a broken PVC threaded fitting inside a 90 degree coupler? I dont have the room to cut the elbow out and replace it.

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Would you please tell the story more clearly while giving detailed information.

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  • 101ripper Jun 07, 2010

    Hi,



    I have a sprinkler head that has broken off, leaving the threaded portion inside a 90 degree PVC elbow. There is not enough room to cut out and replace the elbow, so somehow I need to remove the broken off piece of the sprinkler headed that is inside the PVC. It's a very clean break, - there is nothing sticking about the PVC elbow that I can grab onto and unscrew the sprinkler head.



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    Dennis Key Jul 24, 2013

    Try using a easy out.

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