About This Product


The BV216 is a 2-outlet, 2-mode, deck-mounted diverter valve with an integral back flow preventer. It’s ideal for large tub applications such as whirlpools and soaker type bathtubs where the user wishes to smoothly switch between spouts, hand showers, or other fixtures. This diverter valve offers a seamless switchover eliminating waterhammer. It also features a patented removable back flow preventer cartridge serviceable from above the deck. For sample installation possibilities, see the Whirlex Applications Page.


The standard spline is a 20-toothed broach, but can be customized according to manu-facturers’ specifications to fit any handle.

This BREDAVALVE® valve is easily serviceable from above the deck. Its special design utilizes a single convenient, removable patented cartridge. No special tools are required for servicing or installation.

Certified to CSA, IAPM0, and ASSE Standards.

  • 2-outlet, 2-mode, deck-mounted diverter valve
  • Integral back flow preventer.
  • Cartridge easily accessible from above deck.
  • Corrosion-resistant, all brass body.
  • Standard 3/4″ (tub) threaded and sweat connections.
  • Standard 1/2″ M and 318″ F threaded connections for hand shower outlet.
  • Seamless switchover from mode to mode eliminates waterhammer.
  • Spline and sleeve can be custom ordered.
  • Trim Package available.
  • Flow rate for 3/4″ outlet is over 23 GPM @ 45 p s and for the hand shower outlet it is over 16 GPM @ 45 psi.


Max operating temp 160°F/71°C
Max operating pressure 125ps1/861Kpa
USA 11/284,964
CA 2,488,455


All BREDAVALVES0 are certified to the standard requirements of CSA, IAPM0 and ASSE. The certification program allows the BREDAVALVP to meet all North American plumbing codes, Federal, State/Provincial and Municipal. Please check your local plumbing codes for any additional requirements.

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