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I've been searching extensively for panel mount 3-way ball valves for a homebuilt RO. Wishlist told me he found his on ebay so I've searched there but am not finding any hot deals at all. Does anyone have any suggestions on other places to look or other brands to search for?

Perhaps I'm just being cheap and ignorant, but I don't understand how one valve costs as much as a procon pump!

Any help is greatly appreciated!
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Does anyone have any suggestions on other places to look or other brands to search for?
McMaster Carr usually has almost anything you might need....they are not cheap, but they usually have it in stock and get it to you fairly quickly.

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RHale I bought mine from Zoro Tool ,or try USPlastics
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Thanks for the references...I will look into all of these places!
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Ryan, sign up for emails at zoro tools. They have specials all the time, just had one for 30% your entire order with free shipping. I'll keep an eye on eBay for you as well. :)
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Here ya go! Panel Mount 3-way valves for homebuild RO-uploadfromtaptalk1396038626269.jpg
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You're like an ebay wizard! Thank you! How would you get these attached to the panel? It doesn't seem immediately obvious to me.
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I got stainless 3 way valves off ebay for about the same price. But they came from a foreign non english speaking country if you know what I mean. Took about 1 1/2 weeks. I have a 20% of coupon for zoro tools if you want it, it's just a one time code.
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i bought some a couple years back that were stainlees and $25ea. search around as i believe it was from a homebrew supply company

Here= http://www.brewershardware.com/Ball-Valves/
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You're like an ebay wizard! Thank you! How would you get these attached to the panel? It doesn't seem immediately obvious to me.
look close by the handle, there is 2 threaded holes and you drill holes in the panel and mount them. the valve will be behind the panel
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