Valves — Installation Instructions


Straight Valve Inlet 1/2" copper sweat Outlet 1/2" O.D. Chrome

Installation hints for soldering:
  1. Clean both tube and fitting to a bright metal.
  2. Apply solder flux to outside of tube and inside of fitting so that surfaces to be joined are completely covered.
  3. Apply flame to heat fitting and tube. Solder fitting until solder wire melts when placed at joint X.

  1. Turn off water supply leading to work area.
  2. Open faucet or flush toilet to remove water existing in line.
  3. Remove old valve.
  4. Slide flange over copper stub-out.
  5. Remove valve stem before applying heat.
  6. Place compression nut and sleeve on supply tube.
  7. Attach shut-off valve to copper stub-out. Position vavle to receive supply tube.
  8. Solder shut-off valve to copper at point X.
  9. Thread compression nut and sleeve to shut-off valve.


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