Is a Rough-In Valve required for this diverter?
A. The Kohler K-9511 is a showerarm that has a diverter on it to divert water to a handshower. It does not require any rough-in valve.
does the showerhead connect directly with the K-9511 or must there be a shower arm between the K-9511 and the shower head?
A. The Kohler K-9511 is meant for the shower head to connect directly in to it
Can this be used with other shower heads / different brands?
A. The Kohler K-9511 is compatible with most common shower heads. Almost all use a common thread and size.
Is this a two way or three way diverter?
A. The Kohler K-9511 is a single function, two way diverter. It will only run the shower head or the hand shower, but not both simultaneously.
Several ?s-They say this is heavy-how much does it weigh & is there any special caution for install? Does it require any xtra flanges? Will it accept any brand head or hose as long as they're 1/2"
A. The Kohler K-9511 weighs about 3 pounds. There is no special caution necessary, it's just a generic shower arm. Nothing special is required for it and it fits any typical 1/2" outlet connection.
Several questions-How heavy is this & what cautions should be taken for install? Does this require any extra flanges or parts? Will most hoses fit? Thanks!
A. The Kohler K-9511 weighs about 3 pounds and will fit any typical 1/2" connection, yes.
How wide is the K-9511?
The Kohler K-9511 is 5-5/16" in width.