Full Port Valves - Plumbing - DIY Home Improvement | DIYChatroom
Advertisement


Go Back   DIY Chatroom Home Improvement Forum > Home Improvement > Plumbing

CLICK HERE AND JOIN OUR COMMUNITY TODAY...IT'S FREE!

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 03-23-2013, 04:10 PM   #1
Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2013
Posts: 114
Rewards Points: 133
Default

Full port valves


Is it important that I use full port ball valves when constructing a bypass for the water softener I plan on installing? Or can I get away with just using regular ball valves?

Advertisement

amateurplumber is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-23-2013, 04:14 PM   #2
Master Plumber
 
Javiles's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2011
Location: Miami Florida
Posts: 1,564
Rewards Points: 916
Default

Full port valves


Quote:
Originally Posted by amateurplumber View Post
Is it important that I use full port ball valves when constructing a bypass for the water softener I plan on installing? Or can I get away with just using regular ball valves?

Use Full port especially on the main.

Advertisement

__________________


Experience is Knowing what to do next, Skill is knowing how to do it

http://www.americandrain.net
Javiles is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-23-2013, 04:15 PM   #3
Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: Hartfield VA
Posts: 29,747
Rewards Points: 4,602
Default

Full port valves


Low flow means less pressure at the faucets.
joecaption is online now   Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Are check valves required in this situation? chell123 Plumbing 1 02-04-2013 08:42 PM
flow control valves jmon HVAC 9 12-12-2012 10:53 AM
Water Staining Around High Velocity AC Port Nhfixit HVAC 4 12-02-2012 10:46 AM
Stop valves in bathroom while drywalling StevePax Plumbing 11 01-17-2010 05:52 PM
shutoff valves all leaking hohadcr Plumbing 1 08-01-2009 06:38 AM




Top of Page | View New Posts