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Old 02-14-2012, 09:07 PM   #1
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Im looking for a T diverter valve, basically i want a splitter so i can direct my wort either to my pump or to my hose to go to the fermenter. What should I get


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Old 02-14-2012, 09:43 PM   #2
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Just search for a 3 way ball valve
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Old 02-14-2012, 10:12 PM   #3
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Pricier than 2 2-ways and tee, but easier to deal with. Here's a link for 'cheap' 1/2" SS 3-ways.

http://www.amazon.com/L-Type-3-Way-S...257423&sr=8-54

This was about the cheapest I could ever find - I've got 5 of them on my build (in progress) - but it simplifies my plumbing substantially.

EDIT: Also make sure you understand the difference between L-type and T-type 3-way valves too. I'm guessing you'll want the L-type, but T-types have their uses. (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ball_va...ay_ball_valves)
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