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What is a bar and prep faucet?

Bar Faucet
Bar or Prep Faucets are scaled down in size (keeping the arching spout) so they don't over power the smaller prep sinks. Like kitchen faucets they are available in single or two handle designs.

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Considering this, what is the difference between a bar faucet and a kitchen faucet?

Prep or Bar Sink Faucets The main difference between a prep faucet from other kitchen sink faucets is its size. A bar sink fixture is usually small because it is only placed in secondary kitchen sinks. However, if your main sink is small, you can also use this type of faucet as your main kitchen sink fixture.

how big is a bar sink? Bar sinks vary in size, although most are smaller than your average kitchen sink. Typical sizes range between 9 1/2 to 18 inches, and may be round, rectangular or square.

People also ask, what is a bar sink faucet?

A kitchen faucet is considered a “wide set” faucet. So look at images of kitchen faucets that have two valve lever handles and then bar sinks that have two valve lever handles, and you'll see that the bar sink faucet is narrower.

What is a deck mount faucet?

Deck mount” means that the faucet mounts directly to the countertop, not the wall or the sink itself. • “Bridge” means that the levers and the faucet itself all branch off of one part, which requires only two holes in the countertop instead of three.

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