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Re: What sort of valve is this?

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Originally Posted by PaulinVictoria View Post
My galley sink has this:

Ignoring the general ugliness of it, what kind of valve is it? The handle only moves fore/aft through about 80 degrees, but when I had her out on the hard, the valve seemed to function just fine. Surveyor notes mentioned that it was a gate valve and it was seized, I don't think it's a gate and it's definitely not seized.
Gate. We had a couple of them on our C&C also . We replaced with flanged ball valves eventually.

Dave
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