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    Default Shower valve may be 1/8" too far back -- will we be OK?

    Not sure where our calcs went wrong but we've got an American Standard R540 valve installed--very difficult to move at this point!--and the tile guy says that the tile will end up about 1/8" proud of the Max dimension on the plaster guard. I understand the meaning of Max... but is there likely still some flexibility here are are we going to be screwed if we install the tile w/o moving the valve out?

    http://www.americanstandard-us.com/a...Parts_2234.pdf

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    Last edited by Terry; 11-17-2012 at 11:53 AM.

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