Delta Renovation Kit - 600 Series Tub and Shower

Model #:RP54870RB

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Finish Shown: Venetian® Bronze
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Product Features and Benefits

  • Kits to update old 600 series Tub and Shower trim pieces in chrome, RB and SS.
  • Includes the following RPs within the kit: - lever handle; RP5883RB - escutcheon; RP1050RB - cap; RP5893RB - sleeve; RP196RB - escutcheon screws; RP20111 - conversion ball; RP4993 - seats & springs; RP188 - cam and packing.
  • Lifetime Faucet and Finish Warranty

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Rated 4 out of 5 by 3 reviewers.
Rated 4 out of 5 by Easy Conversion I replaced a brass crystal knob faucet with this conversion unit. The conversion was easy. My only problem is that the lever handle seems counterintuitive for hot and cold. With the old faucet, you turned the knob clockwise for cold. With the lever handle, clockwise is for hot. Since the H and C markers are on the top of the escutcheon, one would expect the top of the lever handle to point to the selected water temp, but the opposite is true. When the top of the handle points to C, the handle is turned clockwise, and you get hot water. I realize this orientation may be standard for lever handles. Our kitchen faucet is also clockwise for hot but at least it does not have H and C designations to confuse things. July 25, 2012
Rated 4 out of 5 Excellent Quality but... This was really impressive quality, but I would expect nothing less from Delta. It is really heavy duty, and it appears that there are no plastic parts which is something I would expect from a lesser quality plumbing fixture. But, unfortunately I could not use it because our existing plumbing was so old that our old valve broke as my contractor tried to install this renovation piece. I can't really return it because it had been opened, so I am saving it for when I renovate the other bathroom. March 13, 2015
Rated 4 out of 5 by perfect match I bought this for a customer a month ago and they love it. March 30, 2015
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Re-tiling over existing tiles on shower wall.

I am putting new tiles over existing tiles and this will bring this trim out approx. 5/16". The bonnet nut still shows with about 1/8" clearance behind it and the screws are long enough. The question is; will any of the trim interfere with the movement of the handle and if it does, is there an extension available? The old plastic handle would still work.
Topics: Assembly
Age: 65 or over
Gender: Male
Project Type: Replacement
Ownership: 10+ years
Skill Level: Advanced
2 months ago
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Delray Beach, FL, USA
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Hi Ba,

Thank you for your question! The new tile should not cause any issue with the operation of the handle.

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1 month, 4 weeks ago
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Replacement parts for 1992 gold to venetian bronze

Shower/ tub with diverter on tub spout, Installed assume series 600 since escutcheon screw at 7 and 5 o clock positions
Has acrylic knob want something in Oil rubbed bronze with handle. What retro fit parts do we need.,

Master bedroom has shower head only same series of hardware with acrylic knob want to go with a venetian bronze to match delta hand hold shower head already purchased What kit is needed. Want handle here too,
Topics: retrofit
Age: 55 to 64
Gender: Male
Project Type: Replacement
Ownership: 10+ years
Skill Level: Intermediate
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Hi Paul,

Thank you for your question! The RP54870RB will include all of the needed parts for the valve trim on a 600 series. A 600 series handle will tilt up and down to control the volume and left and right to control temperature, as well has having screws at 5 & 7 o'clock on the plate.

The tub spout, shower head, arm, and flange must be purchased separately. Please click the link below to browse our selection.

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

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2 months, 2 weeks ago
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Is stainless the closest match to a brushed finish? Any other finished available for the 600 series replacement?

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1 month, 3 weeks ago
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Hi FP!

Thanks for your question! Yes, Stainless Steel could be considered a close match to a Brushed Nickel Finish. The RP54870 comes in the Chrome, Stainless Steel, and Venetian Bronze finishes.

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I want to upgrade my tub trim and I believe i have the old 600 series (3056418) with push button diverter.

I would like to upgrade it with the lever handle which kit do I need to purchase.
Topics: upgrade
4 months, 4 weeks ago
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Hi Linda, Thank you for your question. The RP54870 is the renovation kit for the 600 series faucets. The kit is available in chrome, (SS) brilliance stainless, and (RB) venetian bronze finishes. To work with your faucet you would have to remove the push button diverter and plug the hole with the RP2865, and order a diverter tub spout.
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Will this work with the 600 series round stem?

I have a Delta Brilliance Polished Brass shower and tub spout with pull down diverter that seems to be a 600 series with what Pfister's Universal Trim Kit says is a "round stem." It's like the one pictured, but instead of the circle piece with the slot in it, there is a circle piece with a triangle. The water turns on by lifting the handle, and adjusts hot or cold by moving the handle side to side. Will this kit work with that? And what kind of tub spout can I use to replace the pull down spout? I'm trying to renovate to a different color.
Topics: Purchase, Features, Assembly
Age: 45 to 54
Project Type: Replacement
Skill Level: Intermediate
5 months ago
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Hi Joby, Thank you for your question. The RP54870 600 series renovation kit comes in chrome, brilliance stainless, and venetian bronze finishes. The kit will come with the necessary parts to convert from the acrylic knob handle to a lever style handle.
We do not recommend using competitors parts with our faucets and doing so will void the product warranty.
The pull down diverter tub spout is available as the RP17543 in the chrome and brilliance stainless finishes.
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What part do I need to fill the gap shown in the photograph?

I recently submitted a question to Delta inquiring if the existing acrylic ball on my 1600 series shower faucet could be replaced with an ADA compliant lever. Thank you for your advise and guidance. The lever (RP48717) fits and accommodates my needs very efficiently.

However, there is still a problem. In the attached photograph, you can see that there is a part missing between the base of the lever and the hole in the escutcheon. The distance from the hole in the escutcheon to the base of the lever is approximately 1-1/4 inches.

What part do I need to fill the gap shown in the photograph?
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Virginia
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Hi Marjorie, Thank you for your question. The pictured faucet is missing the RP6081 sleeve that will cover the exposed portion of the brass valve body.
http://www.deltafaucet.com/repairpa...
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2 of the reviews noted the position of the H and C symbols as confusing. Don't know when those reviews were written, but I'm considering purchase of this item in May of 2015.
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Hi Vicki, Thank you for your question. When the RP54870 renovation kit is installed, the lever handle continues to work the same as how the original knob handle operated. You lift up to turn the water on, cold is to the right, and hot is to the left. This matches the H/C on the escutcheon. The confusion is that the bottom of the lever portion of the handle is now pointing the opposite way. It may help to picture this as a single handle kitchen faucet that has cold back and to the right and hot back and to the left.
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Is that possible?
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Hi AMS, Thank you for your question. If your current faucet/valve is a 600 series and uses the ball assembly, seats, and springs and does not use a cartridge the Leland 14 series trim will not fit.
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how do you replace the diverter valve assembly on a series 600 delta shower/tub faucet?

water leaks out around the diverter valve stem when in the shower position so I assume the diverter valve assembly must be replaced. If there are other ways to stop this leak please please provide details.
Topics: Care/Maintenance
Age: 65 or over
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Project Type: Replacement
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Hi Walt, Thank you for your question. If the push button diverter on your valve is not working properly it can be unscrewed and replaced with a new RP5649. You would need to remove the handle and round escutcheon to access the diverter. The push button diverter will unscrew in a counter-clockwise direction.
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I would like to change out the existing fixtures with this renovation kit...can I do that with this diverter?

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West Palm Beach, FL, USA
Or do I have to change the piece inside the wall? I'm trying to not have to break up my marble.
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Age: 35 to 44
Gender: Female
Project Type: Replacement
Ownership: < 1 year
Skill Level: Beginner
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Hi Heather, Thank you for your question. The pictured faucet is a 600 series faucet. We offer the RP54870 renovation kit in chrome, (SS) brilliance stainless, and (RB) ventian bronze that will work with your existing rough in valve. To use the renovation kit you will have to plug the push button diverter with RP2865 and order a diverter tub spout.
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