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  1. #14
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    Quote Originally Posted by icemeister View Post
    And[y Schoen may know about these...unless they were before his time.
    I was TEV product mangler when this valve was developed.

    Quote Originally Posted by icemeister View Post
    That's what I remember alright.

    These Y-valves were only used for cases with Koolgas and no distributor, so the TXV was internally equalized. Here's a pic I found of the Y-920:

    Attachment 318321
    The Y936 is an ODF version of this valve, and using the EBF body instead of the BG

    Quote Originally Posted by icemeister View Post
    I think I'd just cut all that out and replace it with a standard balanced port valve and a bypass check valve.
    Good advice!
    If the only tool you have is a hammer, you tend to see every problem as a nail. – Abraham Maslow

  2. #15
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    Quote Originally Posted by Andy Schoen View Post
    I was TEV product mangler when this valve was developed.

  3. #16
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    Thanks for confirming, Andy. Funny thing is, there's already a Bypass Check in place. Just need to get the powers that be to give the okeydoke. Before another compressor scrambles.

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    I had nothing to add by the time I read this, but I am impressed by your follow through with this issue. Can see why John speaks highly of you.

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