Three way ball valves offer a variety of uses. They can be used as diverter valves where flow is diverted to either one or two other ports. They also serve well with input selectors that have an outlet fed by the supply coming out from just one side. Three way ball valves are commonly used to control the direction of fluids. They can be configured as diverter or selector valves, depending on you application requirements. L or T Port Configurations are available with 90 Degree or 180 Degree Actuators. The AV-L5000 & 5100 stainless 3-Way steel ball valves can be used on oils based paints and coatings applications such as automotive refinishing. They're 100% silicone free so they won't contaminate your product or leave behind residue which can ruin your finish over time.