Delta MultiChoice® Universal Tub and Shower Valve Body

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  • MultiChoice Universal valve body only
  • Accepts single, dual, or dual thermostatic cartridge
  • Cartridge ships with trim
  • Back-to-back capability
  • Lifetime Faucet and Finish Warranty

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Delta MultiChoice® Universal Tub and Shower Valve Body 4.3 5 6 6
This is the second bathroom I've used this in I love this valve. I liked it so much the first one I used, I bought another one for my other bathroom. April 8, 2014
perfect item We have not installed it yet, but it arrived quickly, well packaged and at a great price. March 1, 2012
Universal mixing valve Works well and as expected. Purchased along with Delta Shower valve March 13, 2014
Just what we wanted Exactly what we ordered & needed - worked great November 27, 2012
BEST VALVE This is a universal pressure balance valve. I love this product because it truly is UNIVERSAL with any delta trim sets! It is extremly simple to install and even more simple to operate. I highly suggest using this valve when you are remodeling your bathroom. January 12, 2013
Shower Head is Leaking Had Delta Model 10000 valve put in with a shower head about 13 months ago. Shower head is now dripping. Hate to see new product not performing so soon after installation. April 23, 2013
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Selecting valve for Trinsic 17 shower, UN or UNBX or UNWS

What are the differences between UN and UNBX valves? Also considering UNWS and possible advantage of stops.
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Hi Chuck, Thank you for your question. There is no difference between the R10000-UN and R10000-UNBX. The R10000-UN is sold in case quantities of 12 pieces only. The R10000-UNBX can be purchased individually. The advantage of using the R10000-UNWS is that if you need to work on or service the tub/shower faucet you will be able to shut off the water supply at the faucet and not have to shut off the water to the rest of the house.
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Difference between R10000-UN & R10000-UNBX

I have a Delta R10000-UN and in my Delta collection book, I don't find this specific shower valve body and all I see are R10000-UNBX. Is there a difference? Thanks.
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Hi Peter, Thank you for your question. There is no difference between the R10000-UN and the R10000-UNBX. The R10000-UN is sold in a case quantity of 12 pieces only. The R10000-UNBX can be purchased individually.
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Difference between R10000UNBX and R10000UNHF

What exactly is the main difference between the UNBX and UNHF? I understand the UNHF has no tub port as it is capped off at factory. If I took the UNBX, capped off the tub port, does that make it HF? Is there actually a higher flow rate coming through the UNHF model as opposed to the UNBX model, or is it just the tub port being capped that makes the UNHF a high flow?
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Hi J, Thank you for question. The R10000-UNHF does not have a port to the tub spout at all, not just the R10000-UNBX capped off. The capped off R10000-UNBX would offer a higher flowrate than one using the tub spout, but not as high a flowrate as the R10000-UNBXHF.
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What can I do if my valve body is set too deap

I have a shower only application with multiple heads. Installed was a R10000-UNWS valve body and then a R11000 diverter. The shower walls were floated and then tiled. I followed the installers recommendations for the depth of the valve body and the diverter. After the tile was installed the valve body and diverter are now set too deep (about 1 1/4 inch) into the wall. Is there anything that can be done to allow the trim kit and handle it fit without having to tear into the wall and reset the valve body and diverter?

I purchased Delta trim kit T17T253 for info.
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San Bernardino, CA, USA
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Hi Josh, Thank you for your question. We do offer extension kits that will help with your issue. The extension kit for the diverter trim is the RP75137. The extension kit for the T17T253 trim is the RP75136.
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What valve extension kit goes with VALVE 10000UNWS

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Hi Robin, Thank you for your question. The only extension kit available for the R10000-UNWS works if you are using a 17 series thermostatic trim. The part number is RP75136.
If you are using a T13, T14, or a T17 series pressure balanced trim, there is no extension kit available that will work with the R10000-UNWS.
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Was R10000-UNBX valve body used with 1343 valve 11 years ago?

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Fishkill, NY 12524, USA
I am about to rebuild my 11 year old shower that was installed with a Delta 1343 valve at that time. I will be taking down the walls and retiling. I plan to replace the shower trim package. Was the R10000-UNBX body used then and, if so, should I replace it with a new valve body?
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Hi Bitsmasher, Thank you for your question. The R10000-UNBX would not have been used in the model 1343 faucet from 11 years ago. The valve was introduced in February of 2006. You will be able to use the new T13/14 series trims with your existing valve body. The new trim ships with a new cartridge but you would have to continue to use the existing cartridge or replace it with a new RP19804.
Switching the valve body out to a new R10000-UNBX multichoice universal rough would allow you to install any of our faucet trims and allow you to switch out finishes, or upgrade the faucet in the future without changing the valve.
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What rough ins do I need?

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yxetower
Saskatoon, SK, Canada
I'm installing the following products and am wondering what rough ins I require.
T14453 (tub spout, shower head
57530 hand held shower

Store supplied a T11853 diverter as well as 1 R11000 rough in.

do i need another rough in to install the T14453 first and then run copper up to the R11000 to run the shower and handheld?
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Saskatoon, SK, Canada
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Hi Yxetower,

Thank you for your question. To make your shower system function properly, we recommend using Delta Faucet model # R10000-UNBX rough-in valve. You will also need a supply elbow for your handheld shower. We recommend model # 50570.

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Delta MultiChoice Valves

I am building 2 bathrooms and am looking at Delta faucets, etc. However, I have been warned to stay away from plumbing fixtures that have plastic pieces. Can you tell me if there is any plastic in the multichoice shower valve and what type of cartridge does the valve have? Ceramic, the new DST? Thank you.
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Hi bkj03, The R10000 multichoice universal rough is made of brass. The rough will take our RP46074 single function pressure balanced cartridge, the RP46463 dual function pressure balanced cartridge, and the RP47201 dual function thermostatic cartridge. The cartridges use polymer seals, they are not ceramic.
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Will R10000-UNBX work with T13691-SOS-15 trim kit (Monitor 1300 series trim on box.)

Good afternoon,
I bought the R10000-UNBX rough in valve. I also bought the T13691-SOS-15 trim kit (Monitor 1300 series trim only tub/shower w/ cartridge fits multi choice Universal valve - on box.) From my research it seemed like the rough in valve worked with all the new trim kits. I'm not sure it will work with this one as there is a diverter valve hole in the trim plate. And I do not see a diverter valve with trim kit or rough in valve.
If I need to buy the diverter valve could you please provide the part number?
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Elk Grove, CA, USA
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Hi Staceman, Thank you for your question. The T13691-SOS-15 is one of our commercial tub/shower faucet trims. The rough that includes the push button diverter that goes with the trim is the R10300-UNWS. The R10000-UNBX will work with any of our other new trims.
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Use of pex between R10000 and R11000

I'm using your R10000 valve and R11000 diverter, for a fixed and hand-held shower installation (no tub.)

Based on research I've already conducted I'm planning on installing the R10000 upside down (ie, using the tub spout outlet) and plugging the shower outlet instead, to maximize pressure to the diverter.

The R10000 installation instructions stipulate one restriction only; that is, that copper MUST be used for the tub spout drop.

My question, therefore, is this: can I use pex between the tub spout outlet and the diverter input?

Thank you.
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Hi gazzerp, Thank you for your question. In your shower only application you can use pex tubing on the connection from the upside down tub port to the R110000 diverter rough.
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