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3 way/Y-Valve handle #18527
07/06/20 02:54 PM
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Hi,

My Y-Valve handle has broken and they don't manufacture it any more. Other then replacing the existing valve does anyone know where I can get a new handle for it?

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Re: 3 way/Y-Valve handle [Re: Pabs] #18528
07/10/20 02:53 PM
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Based on the age, your sanitary piping may also be as brittle if it hasn't been replaced. The Bosworth Sea-leact valves are available in newer models that should fit where the old valve was.

Re: 3 way/Y-Valve handle [Re: Pabs] #18571
08/31/20 12:47 PM
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I have the Forespar Y valves that seem to operate pretty smoothly. I lubed the heck out of the inside with Vaseline before installing them.
https://ca.binnacle.com/Plumbing-&a...ar-Marelon-MF-Y-Valves/product_info.html


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