Faucet classification (1)

- Jan 14, 2019-

According to the structure, it can be divided into several kinds of faucets. The single-type faucet has only one inlet type, double type and triple type. There is one inlet pipe, only one water pipe, which can be a hot water pipe or a cold water pipe. Generally, kitchen faucets are commonly used. The double-connected type can be connected to both hot and cold pipes at the same time. It is mostly used for bathroom basins and kitchen sinks with hot water supply. In addition to the two pipes of hot and cold water, the triple-type can also be connected to shower heads. The faucet in the bathtub. The single handle faucet can adjust the temperature of the hot and cold water through one handle, and the double handle needs to adjust the cold water pipe and the hot water pipe separately to adjust the water temperature.

According to the opening method, it can be divided into spiral type, wrench type, lift type, push type, touch type and inductive type. When the screw handle is opened, it needs to rotate a lot of turns; the wrench type handle generally only needs to be rotated 90 degrees; the lift-type handle only needs to be lifted up to discharge water; the inductive faucet will automatically discharge water as long as the hand reaches under the faucet. In addition, there is a time-closed faucet. After the switch is turned off, the water will flow for a few more seconds before stopping, so that the dirt on the hand when the faucet is closed can be washed again. The induction faucet uses the principle of infrared induction, and the driving power is divided into two types: AC/AC/DC/DC/DC/D/C. The AC power is 220V/50Hz or A/C110V/60Hz. The DC power is driven by 4 AA batteries and the voltage is 6V.

According to the function, it can be divided into basin faucet, bathtub faucet, shower faucet, kitchen sink faucet, bidet faucet, flush valve, induction flush valve, outdoor faucet and so on. In general, the faucet of the basin faucet is lower and shorter, and the faucet for the kitchen is generally rotatable with a long mouth and is installed between the two washing basins. The distance between the two inlet holes of the mixed water shower faucet is generally 15CM +/- 1CM, and some shower faucets have a top spray and a hand shower with a lower water outlet for water removal outside the shower. The faucet outlet nozzle can be rotated 360 degrees.