Kohler Rite-Temp Valve Body and Pressure-Balance Cartridge Kit Project Pack Description
The new Kohler Rite-Temp valve system sets new standards for ease of installation, application versatility, and long-term reliability, simplifying your plumbing project and providing maximum flexibility for future changes or upgrades. The Rite-Temp valve platform uses the latest pressure-balancing technology to provide anti-scald protection and temperature control for enhanced showering comfort. Once the valve is installed, select your finished trim and finish from Kohler's comprehensive design portfolio. Should you decide to remodel in the future, simply change out your trim for the latest design without the need to change the valve installation.-Kit includes valve body, pressure-balance cartridge, rough-in guide, and mud guard.-1/2" Universal NPT and direct sweat inlets and outlets.-5.0 gpm (18.9 l/min) maximum flow rate at 45 psi.-Single lever design cycles from off through cold to hot.-Provides temperature regulation and automatic anti-scald protection.-One-piece cartridge design simplifies installation and maintenance.-Adjustable high-temperature limit stop to control maximum water temperature.-Requires valve trim to complete installation (sold separately).-Project pack 12 per case.-ADA: NoMaterial:-Forged De-zincification Resistant Brass body provides long term reliability and resistance to aggressive water conditionsTechnology:-Pressure-balancing diaphragm technology maintains outlet temperature within +/- 3 degrees Fahrenheit during water pressure fluctuationsInstallation:-Designed for use in standard, back to back and thin wall installations-Valve body features integral mounting locations and symmetrical valve inlets to simplify installation-Rough-in guide designed for both standard and thin wall installations-Installed valve rough-in can be flushed and pressure tested to 150psi max (air or water) without cartridge, using K-10351 Test Cap (supplied)Codes/Standards:-ASME A112.18.1/CSA B125.1-ASSE 1016Kohler One-Year Limited WarrantyTechnical Information:-Valve body: Machined BrassNotes::-Avoid cross-flow conditions. Do not install shut-off device on either valve outlet.-Cap the shower outlet if deck-mount spout, diverter, or handshower is connected to the spout outlet.-Install straight pipe or tube drop of 7" (178 mm) to 18" (457 mm) with single elbow between the valve and wall-mount spout.-For finished walls greater than 3/4" (19 mm) and less than 1-1/2" (38 mm), install support(s) 2" (51 mm) from the stud face.-For finished walls greater than 1-1/2" (38 mm), install support(s) 3" (76 mm) from the face of the finished wall.Dimensions: 5"x5"
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