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Old 08-25-2011, 03:22 PM   #1
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change faucet

right now i have a pegasus shower faucet but i want to change to a different one. can i take it off and change to a moen? will it fit?


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Old 08-25-2011, 04:12 PM   #2
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Most shower heads are 1/2" NPT female thread; unscrew the old one from the shower arm pipe, put some pipe dope and/or teflon tape (about 3-4 complete wraps of the pipe) on the male threads, screw on new shower head, and Bob's your uncle. Might want to run the shower for a few seconds after taking off old shower head and before new one is installed to flush out any crap that might clog your new shower head.


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Old 08-25-2011, 07:22 PM   #3
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Well that covers the shower head...........As far as the valve, I'm not familiar with Pegasus. Is the pipe copper, PEX, or what?
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