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Forum: Plumbing and Water Systems & Fixtures 06-02-2022, 11:21 AM
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Posted By wmtire
"Water heater" vs "Hot water heater" terminology....

"Water heater" vs "Hot water heater" terminology.

This is just a reminder for those who may read this, that either term is fine to use in a post.

We do ask that everyone please keep this in...
Forum: Plumbing and Water Systems & Fixtures 09-11-2018, 11:07 PM
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Views: 66,334
Posted By wmtire
This is an example of a 1 valve system, that...

This is an example of a 1 valve system, that utilizes a backflow (aka one-way check) valve in the hot water outlet line. In this type, you would want the valve handle parallel with the blue (cold...
Forum: Plumbing and Water Systems & Fixtures 05-31-2018, 12:13 PM
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Posted By wmtire
More Forest River products are coming with this...

More Forest River products are coming with this type of 2 valve system, shown in the pic below. If you have this type, then you want both of the valve handles facing the tank for normal usage, as...
Forum: Plumbing and Water Systems & Fixtures 04-02-2017, 04:59 AM
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Views: 66,334
Posted By wmtire
EDIT 4-2-17 Here is the 3 valve set up...

EDIT 4-2-17

Here is the 3 valve set up again, with an actual pic of how you want the valves to be set for normal usage when you are camping.

Please note that the bottom blue cold water line...
Forum: Plumbing and Water Systems & Fixtures 10-15-2016, 05:24 AM
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Posted By wmtire
The winterizations valves and total number of,...

The winterizations valves and total number of, differ between RV's.

You can have only one (which uses internal backflow preventers to keep water only flowing one way).

You can have three,...
Forum: Plumbing and Water Systems & Fixtures 03-20-2016, 11:16 AM
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Views: 66,334
Posted By wmtire
NO (OR LUKEWARM) HOT WATER -Please read first

(There are 5 posts in this thread. Please read all five posts as it explains different valve configurations. Also make sure you have all switches turned off to the water heater, so you do not heat up...
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