Delta MultiChoice Universal Tub and Shower Valve Body - Universal Inlets/Outlets

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Product Features and Benefits

  • 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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Reviews

Rated 4.5 out of 5 by 57 reviewers.
Rated 3 out of 5 by Versitility Check review for T17430-MTS. Will be used in conjunction with it. Even though we've had this product for a year, have not had a chance to install yet. Was looking for unit with separate water volume and temp control. Could not find at local stores, found on line. Started looking at units knowing we wanted to replace existing cruddy ones with parts missing at some time. When these were found, went ahead and made the purchase. So at this point can only say they look good and will serve the purpose. March 2, 2016
Rated 5 out of 5 by 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
Rated 2 out of 5 by 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
Rated 2 out of 5 by shower head is dripping the shower head is dripping just 4 months after we renovated our bathroom. I would think the shower head would last much longer than a few months February 19, 2016
Rated 5 out of 5 by Why change a good thing. We ahve install so many of these valves we can pop them in in minutes. I have never had them fail. I have had the valve protion be defective but Delta is good about send out a replacement. I wish they would send them to directly to me the contractor rather than only sending them to the home owner once the unit is installed. I purchased the unit, I suggested it, I installed it and I service it free of charge if there is a problem, send the valve to me. April 1, 2015
Rated 5 out of 5 by Did not Need We were confused by the details of the Delta faucet we purchased that we would need this additional part as it kept popping up saying we did. Anyway, we bought it and it was delivered separately, however, this part is included in the package already with the Delta faucet set we purchased. Should have spent a lot more time reading small print and details. The part itself was fine if one should need it. March 28, 2015
Rated 5 out of 5 by plumber said it was far better far than what you would get at a big box My plumber remarked that the quality of this item was far better and had extra qualities for less than I would have paid at one of the big box stores. My only hiccup came from UPS; they held the product in Raleigh for 24hrs then transferred to the local PO who again held it for 24hrs. A waiting plumber is costly. Faucet Direct was speedy with processing and shipping, so no fault with FD. July 17, 2015
Rated 2 out of 5 by Cover mounting screw tab bent One of two tabs that you screw into to hold the trim plate on was bent and made incorrectly. When my installer tried to bend it back to the proper position, it broke. Now we're hoping to find a super long screw to attach it to the wall stud behind the valve. If we can't, they would have to rip out a bunch of tile to replace the valve. August 12, 2014
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Can valve #r1000-unws be used in both a shower/tub and shower only

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Dear Kathy,

Thank you for you question!

Yes, the R10000-UNWS valve can be used for either a tub/shower or shower only application. When you are installing it for shower only, simply cap the bottom port of the valve.

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What shower trim sets can I use with this shower valve

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Hi Leigh,

Thank you for your question! Any 13, 14, 17, or 17T series trim kit that we currently make will work with this rough-in valve. Trim-only kits will begin with the letter "T".

http://www.deltafaucet.com/bath/tub...

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What is considered the "finished wall" for installing a Delta R10000 Multi Choice value in an acrylic walk in shower unit??

For installing with a MAXX shower unit, the plasterguard should be flushed with the acrylic wall section (that is, the same as if you were installing with a tiled wall)?
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Creston, BC V0B, Canada
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Hi Jerry67,

Thank you for your question. That is correct! The finished wall will be the final surface after everything is installed. The acrylic wall section would be considered the finished wall in your installation.

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Jon
1 month, 4 weeks ago
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I installed a R10000 unbx valve body by a Delta manufacture rep, will it work for a shower only install (no tub)?

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2 months, 1 week ago
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Hello Michael,

Thanks for your question!

The R10000-UNBX will work in a tub only installation. However, you will need to cap the bottom port since you are not using a tub spout.

I hope this helps!
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R10000 Rough in Body w/Stops version. (17T)

On either side of the valve body, there are two (2) mechanical stem and nut assemblies. I assume, when turning the stem(s) clockwise, and the stem(s) bottom out, this will stop the flow of water completely.
Conversely, if I turn the stem counter-clockwise the flow of water increases. How can I tell, without backing the stem out further than need be, will I get full flow?
Instructions say " adjust stem clockwise to close, and counterclockwise to open".
I'm not sure if I understand the purpose of these stops.

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3 months ago
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Hi Rick,

Thank you for your question. These stops are designed to turn the water off directly at the valve during installation or repairs. They should be left in the open position when the trim is installed, as the cartridge will be used to turn the water on and off.

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Jon
2 months, 4 weeks ago
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In a 1-pc. fiberglass shower/tub , what size holes are needed for single lever faucet and tub spout ?

I am installing a 1755rb-716rb set and have to drill holes for valve and spout .
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Hi Doug,

Thank you for your question!

The hole for the valve should be cut to the size of the plaster guard which is 4" x 4".

The hole for the size of the tub spout should be at least 1/2" for the pipe to fit through and no larger than the diameter of the tub spout, which is 3 1/8" on this model.

Valve specs - http://www.deltafaucet.com/customer...

Trim kit specs - http://www.deltafaucet.com/customer...

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Do I use the R10000-UN valve body with a Tub-only, non-diverter, spout?

I planned to purchase a tub spout #RP54323 (non-diverter) and T14051 Value. Do I use the R10000-UN value with this combination?
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Hi Jason,

Thank you for your question! This valve will work with a tub-only installation. The installer will simply need to cap off the top port.

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Question about the plaster guard-what keeps the water from running into the wall?

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Texas
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Hi Dan,

Thank you for your question! The escutcheon plate that comes with the trim kit will have a gasket that seals against the wall. You can browse our trim kit selection by clicking the link below.

http://www.deltafaucet.com/bath/tub...

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What Rough-in Valve Should I Use for a Tub Only Installation

I want to install a tub only with no shower. What is the best rough-in valve to use?
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Hi AKDolFan,

Thank you for your question! We do not have a rough-in valve specifically designed for a tub-only-application. However, any R10000 valve except for the HF (High Flow) versions will work as a tub-only installation. You will simply need to cap the top port of the valve.

http://www.deltafaucet.com/search/r...

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Question about depth of valve.

I am replacing my 25 year old Delta shower valve. I have been looking at various brands and models. The valve I am replacing takes out 2" from the face of the shower wall to the center of my 1/2" piping. I don't see this measurement in the specs of this valve, but they appear to be about 2". Is this correct? I see that some other companies valves take out a minimum of 2 3/4" which would be too much for my replacement.
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Hi DJ,

Thank you for your question. The rough-in valve will require 2 3/4" from the stringer to the finished wall. The center of the piping would be less than 2" from the finished wall.

http://www.deltafaucet.com/customer...

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