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Replacing Exposed 3/4" 143mm Shower Valves

Postby pauldee76 » Fri Mar 06, 2020 5:43 pm

My shower valve is playing up and the easier thing might be to replace it.

Most seem to have a pipe centre distance of 150mm specified, but mine seems to be 143mm. Is it likely that a 150mm will be adjustable and fit? I notice some have a range but the ones I've seen that do are quite expensive, I'm looking for a cheaper option.

Also, the inlet and outlet on mine are 3/4" BSP, whereas almost every replacement I've seen are 1/2" BSP, can I fit adjusters for these?
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Postby arf shelby » Tue May 19, 2020 5:06 pm

i've got same problem. 135mm pipe centres with 3/4" inlets. Can't find a valve anywhere. Did anyone respond to your post ?
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