1/2 Inch Water Faucet Tap

Parameters of 1/2 Inch Water Faucet Tap

The bibcock is connected to a water source on one end and the other end is an outlet

Additional information


Sand blasted


Brass, Iron

Life time:

100000 times On-Off


CW617N, H58-3


1/2", 3/4"



Thread connection



12 months

Working pressure

12 bar, 16 bar

Details about 1/2 Inch Water Faucet Tap

1/2 Water Faucet Tap


Brass bibcock

Size: 1/2″ and 3/4″
Material: Brass
Full brass, including handle
Forged brass with sandblasted
ISO228/1 thread
Field of Application: Water
Working Pressure: 16 Bar/ 232Psi
Guarantee Time: 5 Years
Work Temperature : -20ºC to 120ºC
Package: Standard export package or Customized
Type: Bib Tap, Handle Controlled
Made of Brass
Suitable For: Bathroom, kitchen
Wall Mount Installation Type
A tap is a device that controls the flow of a liquid or gas from a pipe or container, for example, to a sink.

Water Faucet Tap

Tap Size


Works pressure



Normal brass, Lead-free brass

Tap Standards

EN331, ISO228

Working Temperature

From 0℃ To +95 ℃

Seat sealing Material


Handle Material:

Brass cross handle

Thread connection:


The brass bibcock is a plumbing fixture used to regulate water flow. They are ubiquitous and can be found in many homes across the United States. If you have a bibcock leaking or clogged, there are ten ways to repair it!

To identify the type of bibcock you have, look for identifying marks. Bibcocks can be repaired with spare parts from your local hardware store, like a pipe cutter and plumber’s grease. Even if there is no visible damage on the outside of your brass bibcock, they may need to be replaced as they corrode over time and start leaking out of tiny holes that are nearly impossible to see. If it has been continuously leaking for over three days, replacing it entirely instead of repairing it might be best. It could also be caused by excess sediment in your waterline, which will make any plumbing fixture clog up and leak over time. If your bibcock has been clogged up, there are some steps you can take to remove the sediment to get it working correctly again.

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1/2 Inch Water Faucet Tap Guide

Water faucets are essential to our daily lives, often going unnoticed until a replacement or repair becomes necessary. One of the most common sizes for water faucet taps, especially in household settings, is the 1/2-inch variant. Let’s delve deep into understanding these essential fixtures.

1. Introduction to 1/2 Inch Water Faucet Taps:

Understanding the basics is crucial before delving deeper into the specifics of the 1/2-inch water faucet tap.

  • Definition: The 1/2 inch refers to the nominal size of the tap’s inlet connection, which is standard for many household fixtures.
  • Usage: Ideal for bathrooms, kitchens, gardens, and other places where water access is essential.

2. Types of 1/2 Inch Water Faucet Taps:

Different settings require distinct taps. Here are some common types:

  • Pillar Taps: Traditional separate taps for hot and cold water.
  • Mixer Taps: Combines hot and cold water to allow users to adjust the temperature.
  • Monobloc Taps: A single spout but two handles. It requires one hole in the sink but has separate controls for hot and cold water.
  • Single Lever Taps: One lever to control the water’s flow and temperature.

3. Material Considerations:

Durable materials ensure longevity and better performance.

  • Brass: A commonly used material due to its corrosion resistance and malleability.
  • Stainless Steel: Known for its durability and resistance to tarnishing.
  • Zinc-Alloy: Often used for its cost-effectiveness but may not be as durable as brass or stainless steel.
  • Ceramic Discs: Many modern taps use ceramic discs to prevent dripping and extend the life of the fixture.

4. Installation and Maintenance:

Proper installation and care ensure your tap’s durability.

  • Installation: Although DIY is possible, getting a professional plumber is often recommended, especially if plumbing adjustments are necessary.
  • Maintenance: Regularly check for leakages. Use mild cleaners to prevent damage to the tap’s finish. Replace worn-out washers or ceramic discs to prevent drips.

5. Choosing the Right 1/2 Inch Faucet Tap:

Here are some factors to consider:

  • Aesthetics: Match the design with your bathroom or kitchen’s overall theme.
  • Functionality: Decide if you need features like a mixer, a pull-out spray, etc.
  • Water Pressure: Ensure the tap suits your home’s water pressure.
  • Budget: Prices vary widely based on brand, material, and design.

6. Environmental Considerations:

Modern taps often come with features that can help in water conservation.

  • Aerators: These mix air with water, giving the sensation of more flow while using less water.
  • Flow Restrictors: Limit the amount of water that flows out of the tap, conserving water without compromising functionality.

In conclusion, choosing the right 1/2-inch water faucet tap can significantly affect your space’s functionality and aesthetics. Whether you’re looking for a tap for your kitchen, bathroom, or garden, understanding your needs, the available options, and the features you prioritize will guide you to the perfect choice.

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