The PBV1005AS – Pressure Balance valve has a ½” NPT male connection valve with inputs for hot/cold water and output for shower head / hand held or tub spout. The valve has a flow rate of 5.5 GPM @ 60 PSI. The valve also has a secondary output at the bottom which is capped of. This secondary output can be uncapped and a non-diverting tub spout can be used along with this valve.
SUPPLY STOPS – There are two safety stops at each water inlet to prevent water flow in case of installation and repairs.
HANDLE OPERATION – The volume and temperature of the water are both controlled by the handle on the trim plate. Lift the handle to control the volume and as the handle is moved between left and right, the temperature changes. Move it right for cold and left for hot water.
CUT OUT DIMENSIONS – The cut out in wall should be 4.60” x 4.76” Inches which is properly covered by the trim plate. This will ensure that the trim plate will cover the cut out hole in the wall.
TRIMS – The trim set for PBV1005AS consists of a trim plate and handle. Extension kits for both handles can be ordered separately in case the handle needs to be extended for proper fit. Any trim ending in *2200 or *2201 can be used with this valve. Depending upon the shower model, trims can be of different shape and size, varying from square to circular shower handles.