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Tre Mercati Relay Kitchen Sink Mixer Tap

Rated 4.53/5 from 17 customer reviews

RRP £75.00 save 39%

£45.99

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What's great about it?

  • Classic swan neck kitchen mixer with a contemporary twist
  • Hard-wearing brassware with 2 finishes available: Polished Chrome or Brushed Nickel
  • Twin handles for independent hot & cold flow control
  • Ceramic disc valves for improved performance & longer life span
  • Suitable for medium & high water pressure systems

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Tre Mercati Relay Kitchen Sink Mixer Tap


The Relay kitchen sink tap from Tre Mercati is charmingly simple in design, with 2 easy-reach handles for hot and cold that require only a ninety degree turn to start the water flowing.

The spout swivels round to make it easier to rinse and wash your pots and pans, and despite the terrific price, the tap still benefits from Tre Mercarti's 10 year guarantee. Get yours today, as the price cannot possibly stay this great for much longer.

Features:
• Chrome or Brushed Nickel finish
• Ceramic disc technology
• 10 year guarantee

Dimensions:
• Height - 315mm
• Projection - 160mm
Product Code 90050
Type Mono Kitchen Mixers
Brand Tre Mercati
Brand Range Tre Mercati Relay
Minimum Water PressureMore information 0.5
Shape Round
Style Modern
Mounting Type Deck Mounted
Tap Holes Mono
Spout Type Swan Neck Spout, Swivel Spout
Handle Type Lever, Dual Control
Cartridge TypeMore information Ceramic Disc
Height (mm) 315
Projection (mm) 160
GuaranteeMore information 10 Years
Global Trade Item Number 5032308900503
Finish Polished Chrome
Minimum Tap Hole SizeMore information 32mm
AeratorMore information Yes

Minimum Water Pressure

Your water pressure depends on your home's water system. It’s important to consider water pressure when buying a new tap or shower. Buying a product with a minimum water pressure that’s too high for your home will result in poor performance.

- With a combi boiler you can usually expect between 1 and 2 bar

- With a gravity system (cold water tank in attic) you may have as little as 0.1 or 0.2 bar upstairs, and perhaps 0.5 bar downstairs

- With a high pressure unvented system (hot water cylinder, no cold water tank) you will generally have between 1 and 3 bar

You can install an item with a low minimum pressure rating on a high pressure system, but avoid installing an item with a high minimum rating on a low pressure system! Read our guide to water pressure to learn more.

Taps use either a ceramic disc cartridge or a rubber compression washer to control flow. Rubber washers will naturally wear down with use, and the tap handle will require more and more rotations to turn on or off. On the plus side, it's very easy to replace a rubber washer and they're available everywhere. 

Ceramic disc cartridges need only a 90-degree rotation to fully open or close, and the 2 ceramic plates are incredibly hard-wearing and resilient. They're more expensive to make, but they allow for a huge range of designs, easy operation and simple maintenance if needed.

Whilst it is rare for a ceramic cartridge to need replacing, you may very occasionally need to remove and rinse the cartridge if grit or debris within the water system is preventing the 2 plates from closing properly. Much like replacing a rubber washer, this is a quick and easy job, and will ensure many years of use.

Guarantee

All of our brand partners and manufacturers offer a warranty as standard. Please note that these guarantees are provided by the manufacturer, and will be subject to individual terms and conditions, for example avoiding abrasive bleach-based cleaning products.

If you need further info about a specific manufacturer's guarantee, please contact our team.

 

This is the minimum recommended hole diameter that this tap needs for installation. Generally, the tap will sit on top of the sink or worktop, and the hot and cold water feeds and fixing bolts will need to slot through the tap hole and be connected underneath. Your hole can be a bit larger than this size, provided it is not larger than the diameter of the base of the tap.

Tap aerators are simple but beautifully-engineered devices that save water and money without a perceived loss of pressure. These small attachments are inserted inside the end of the spout and provide a regulated, smoothed and aerated flow of water by separating a single flow into many tiny streams. These streams mix with air as they flow from the tap, meaning less water is needed to achieve the same 'feel' and performance as non-aerated taps.

They can also be purchased separately and retrofitted to most taps, or they can usually be uninstalled if not wanted. They're a great benefit on high pressure systems where the full flow of water is unnecessary, cutting your water bills and helping to reduce wastage. On lower-pressure systems they can help to improve the performance of a tap by adding air to the limited flow of water available. All-in-all, they're pretty awesome. 

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