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  1. Stainless Steve

    Stainless Steve New Member

    Original Newform cartridge part no. 14720 ranges from £40 to 60 euros. What looks like a pattern part from Ownace is only £7.99. Can anyone advise if the pattern part is "likely" to be OK or do I need to pay the extortionate price to be certain of quality?
    Steve (DIY home owner, not professional!)
     
  2. Harvest Fields

    Harvest Fields Trusted Plumber GSR Top Contributor!!

    I only fit genuine parts myself mate. So this one is not for me. But someone should be along to guide you in the correct direction.
     
  3. steadyon

    steadyon Active Member

    If you can find a technical drawing of the Ownace, and match it EXACTLY to the OEM part, for £7.99 I'd have though its worth a punt. If it fails in a short time you've not lost much.
     
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