2 port and 3 Port Mid Position Valve


Postby geordieblue » Mon Mar 31, 2008 6:27 pm

can someone please explain the difference and the purpose of the two above valves. please use layman terms as not a plumber. thanks for your time.
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Postby nitro23456 » Mon Mar 31, 2008 9:25 pm

your 3 port valve switches between hot water only, central heating only and both at the same time according to where heat is needed - motorised valves do this automatically.

2 port valves offer only two options.
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Postby geordieblue » Thu Apr 03, 2008 6:41 pm

thanks nitro 23456. are you a qualified plumber? if so is it ok to ask other questiond to you direct? i`am studying to be a plumber on one of those home courses and it would be nice to speak to someone who answers in plain english!
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Postby nitro23456 » Fri Apr 04, 2008 8:28 am

just a DIYer mate, sorry.... I think there are a couple on here though.

Im actually a scientist!
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Postby Skids » Sat Apr 05, 2008 9:51 pm

Hi geordieblue

Goggle ~ y plan heating and have a look at some of the links

too much info to put it here for you

Regards

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Postby geordieblue » Sun Apr 06, 2008 3:01 pm

cheers skid. thanks
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