Shop Chicago Faucets 985 BLES Deck Mounted Utility Service Faucet Cross Handle Chrome Faucet Single Handle
These faucets are made of the same durable, high quality materials and fittings as always, however they are manufactured with .25% or less total lead content by weighted average. Although the Quaturn cartridge has been updated over the years to incorporate new technologies and materials it still holds true to its principals and is completely interchangeable with any Quaturn manufactured since 1913. Quaturn Cartridge: The Quaturn cartridge was the industries first replaceable, completely self-contained valve cartridge. ECAST Construction: With the threat of lead pollution in the publics supply of drinking water, Chicago Faucets was one of the industrys first to take the lead in finding a solution. Using simple, yet reliable, designs coupled with the industry's highest quality materials these faucets are some of the most reliable on the market. The cartridge allows the user to turn the water from full flow to off in just a quarter-turn. Although they are marketed as being ideal for commercial settings, the savvy home owner might take the quality found here and add a staple of functionality throughout the home as well. Product Features: Manufactured and assembled in the United States of America Faucet body and handles are covered under Chicago Faucet's limited lifetime warranty Constructed of solid brass High quality chrome plated finish - finishes are covered under warranty for a year Smooth single handle operation Quaturn compression operating cartridge - covered under warranty for 5 years Deck mount installation - mounts directly to sink or counter top Low lead compliant - meeting federal and state regulations for lead content Mounting hardware not included The Chicago Faucets Benefit: Commercial Grade Faucet: When a product is marked as "commercial grade" it means it has been built specifically to stand the test of time, and has been factory tested to function flawlessly through constant and continuous use. This unique cartridge was designed to close with the flow of the water rather than against it which reduces washer ware and virtually eliminates faucet drips. It is expected that faucets used in a commerce fashion will see much more use, and inversely abuse than typical faucets you might see in a residential setting, so they are engineered to do just that.