Users' questions

What does DST stand for in Delta faucets?

What does DST stand for in Delta faucets?

Diamond Seal Technology
DST in the model number means that this product includes Diamond Seal Technology.

How can I tell what model Delta faucet I have?

If your Delta tub faucet is one that has been manufactured since 2012, the model number should be a cinch to find. Simply look for the model identification tag, which can be found on a supply line. This makes it incredibly easy to find if it’s needed.

Is Delta faucets better than Moen?

Conclusion (Moen vs Delta) If you prefer touchless kitchen faucets, Moen is ideal. For Touch-on kitchen faucets and cheaper options, the Delta faucets may be the right choice. Nevertheless, choosing any faucet from the two brands will provide excellence and quality operation.

What is the difference between the Delta 14 and 17 series?

What’s the difference between the 14 and 17 series? Answer: The 14 series has one handle that controls both volume and temperature. The 17 series has two handles that control temperature and volume separately.

What is the orange switch on a Delta cartridge?

Answer: It is a limiter for the Hot. When looking at it with the switch above the stem, the switch all the way to the left allows the maximum of hot water through.

How do you lubricate a Delta faucet cartridge?

If your bathroom faucet handle is hard to turn or you have a squeaky Delta kitchen faucet, you may need to use some plumber’s grease on them….

  1. Step 1: Turn Off the Water.
  2. Step 2: Remove the Faucet Handle.
  3. Step 3: Pull Out the Retaining Clip.
  4. Step 4: Remove the Cartridge.
  5. Step 5: Clean and Lubricate.

Are Delta faucets worth the money?

Our opinion of Delta is that it is a good, solid, reliable, durable, dependable, and increasingly stylish lifetime faucet. It has been the most popular faucet in America for over 50 years for good reason.

Are all Delta rough-in valves the same?

Although Delta valves are Universal, there is some confusion as they do offer several model numbers on their website. Typically the valve you want will be R10000-UNBX or R10000-UNWS. They are all universal and all Delta Shower Trim Kits will fit every single one of these valves.

What is the difference between Delta R10000 UNBX and R10000 Unbxhf?

The R 10000 UNBX is a tub and shower rough-in valve, a high quality “plain jane”. The R10000-UNBXHF is a shower-only valve. It has no outlet at the bottom and has no stops at the unit. The R10000-UNWSHF is a shower only valve with the stops.

Can a Delta single handle faucet be replaced?

Answer more detailed questions to narrow down matching products. This ball valve is used on 1H kitchen, lavatory, and tub / shower non-DST lever handle faucets. It can replace any Delta plastic, brass, or vacuum breaker ball assemblies.

What kind of cartridge is used on a Delta kitchen faucet?

One handle DST cartridge used on most Delta motion DST kitchen and lavatory faucets. 1-27/64″ diameter This ball valve is used on 1H kitchen, lavatory, and tub / shower non-DST lever handle faucets. It can replace any Delta plastic, brass, or vacuum breaker ball assemblies. It is commonly referred to the round stem ball.

How big is a DST single handle cartridge?

Diameter is 1-17/64″ Euro motion cartridge for some DST faucets may have a collar on top of its body. Diameter is 1-17/64″ Euro motion style cartridge, same as RP50265 with the exception of the stem extension. This stem extension is available as RP53407. 1-7/64″ diameter

Do you need bonnet nuts for a two handle faucet?

Bonnet nuts retaining the cartridge for most two handle non-DST kitchen and bath faucets. For drips from spout, base, or under handle for non-DST single handle faucets. Common parts for loose spout or faucet.