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Scandvik or ????

Besides Scandvik, who else can I look at ? I need to replace our shower fixture/Mixer, it's vert mounted w/ 6" centers

Just not excited with most of the Scandvil models

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Is this inside the boat?? in the head??

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No ideas ??, this is not looking good

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If it is inside the boat, why not use regular hardware store fixtures, you'll have a much wider selection, and the interior of a boat isn't that hostile an environment. Go down to Home Depot or Lowe's and see what they have to offer. As long as this is a pressurized FRESH water system, it shouldn't much matter that the fixture isn't a marine fixture.

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If you are talking about a head/lavatory faucet with a pull-up mixer valve that sends the water to the hand held shower, look online at RV places, such as RVDirect. Note that the one I got from them was 4" on center, which is typical for compact installations, I think.

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Ditto that Pappy...we used standard fixtures to replace all our outlets/fixtures with zero problems. We had a lot more choice and saved a lot of money over marine stuff. Just take your tape measure down to the home depot!

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I've been looking at both HD & lowes online with no luck, only 4" & 8", maybe I go there and look in person.

This is very simular to to what we have now, I've email this company to find out what the centers are.

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Another alternative is to drill new holes and cover with either the fixture or with a starboard plate.

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We went through the same issue a few years ago when I had to replace my shower control. Cause I needed that particular style as well we did this faucet [10411] from scandvik cause could not find any better alternatives [did the home depo/lowes thing as well]. I think they will put different knobs on if you ask.

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