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Old 03-25-2013, 11:52 AM   #1
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So I walked into the men's restroom at a CrackerBarrel in NY state and the left urinal seemed pretty high...like a tall-guy setting.

So I went and got my Bosch measuring tool (because i never know when I might need to measure something)

It is 2'-4 9/16" off the floor.

Is that normal for NY?
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Old 03-25-2013, 12:13 PM   #2
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So I walked into the men's restroom at a CrackerBarrel in NY state and the left urinal seemed pretty high...like a tall-guy setting.

So I went and got my Bosch measuring tool (because i never know when I might need to measure something)

It is 2'-4 9/16" off the floor.

Is that normal for NY?
24 inches from floor to rim

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Go in and sell them a stool for it.
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There are two thoughts that go through my mind when I'm at a urinal: (1) Boy that water's cold ! (2) and, it's deep too !
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Well, I don't know but I'd say you have four choices.
1. hold it
2. stand on your tip toes
3. ask the attendant for a stool
4. be seated in the stall next door
Hope everything works out and don't forget your measuring device. Those things can be dangerous left unattended.........
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There are two thoughts that go through my mind when I'm at a urinal: (1) Boy that water's cold ! (2) and, it's deep too !
You are not supposed to sit on it
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Gotta have somewhere to rest the little guy...
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Forget the height, I just hate the ones that flush with about 2200 psi and spray everywhere. It has to be women plumbers just f'in with us
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There are two thoughts that go through my mind when I'm at a urinal: (1) Boy that water's cold ! (2) and, it's deep too !
Then keep your hand out of it.
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You must get some weird looks carrying around a measuring devices into public washrooms.
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So did you put your Bosch on the urine soaked urinal or the urine soaked floor to get the measurement?
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24 inches from floor to rim
You actually used that thing to measure the urinal height?

as the height goes, its 24" standard height and 17" ADA height.
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You must get some weird looks carrying around a measuring devices into public washrooms.
It was bothering me as I sat waiting for the waiter. So I ran outside and got my tool and then measured it.

I had to wait til the room emptied and NO I didn't actually touch the rim

I held it parallel to the rim (it's set to measure from the butt end), fired off a shot, and got outta there. (Right before some guy walked in)

I wouldn't have paid it any attention except that as I initially approached it, I felt like when you are jumping over something but you're not sure you'll actually make it......my manhood meter was active.
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I just read the above post......................I need to work on my writing skillz. WAY TOO MANY ways those words could be taken
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It was bothering me as I sat waiting for the waiter. So I ran outside and got my tool and then measured it.

I had to wait til the room emptied and NO I didn't actually touch the rim

I held it parallel to the rim (it's set to measure from the butt end), fired off a shot, and got outta there. (Right before some guy walked in)

I wouldn't have paid it any attention except that as I initially approached it, I felt like when you are jumping over something but you're not sure you'll actually make it......my manhood meter was active.
I'm not even going to touch that...just way too easy...
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There are two thoughts that go through my mind when I'm at a urinal: (1) Boy that water's cold ! (2) and, it's deep too !
Speaking of deep urinals . Saw these at the Ballard locks when we visited Seattle last year and thought they were cool .
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I'd put them a little below penis height. So like 1' off the ground, leave the tip some space to hang that way.
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Speaking of deep urinals . Saw these at the Ballard locks when we visited Seattle last year and thought they were cool .
Its been years since I toured the Locks, forgot about those guys! A number of older restaurants have them too, I think they're great! I want one at my house!
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So I walked into the men's restroom at a CrackerBarrel in NY state and the left urinal seemed pretty high...like a tall-guy setting.

So I went and got my Bosch measuring tool (because i never know when I might need to measure something)

It is 2'-4 9/16" off the floor.

Is that normal for NY?
Wait a second....Where is there a Cracker Barrel in NY?
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Wait a second....Where is there a Cracker Barrel in NY?
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