Brant - did you ever end up using these valves? If so - what did you think? Notice any off flavors etc??? I am going to pick up two for my water supply lines, but if you used them hot side with no ill effects I might pick up a few more to try out.
Give me a woman who truly loves beer, and I will conquer the world. -- Kaiser Wilhelm II (1859-1941)
Beer makes you feel the way you ought to feel without beer. -- Henry Lawson