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Like almost all modern basin taps, the Vellamo City tall basin mixer shys away from traditional rubber washers, instead choosing the much more resilient (and frankly better) ceramic disc cartridges. Not only do these have a considerably longer lifespan than the washers found in older taps, but they make controlling the water much easier as well, and once the tap's been turned off, it's off - there are no more annoying and costly drips.
By using cutting edge materials and the highest specification, and with the most stringent of quality control, every Vellamo tap is made to the most exacting standards. That's why the Vellamo City tall mono basin mixer Comes with a 10 year guarantee.
- High quality chrome finish
- Includes tap fixing kit & flexible tap connectors
- Extended design is perfect for use with a countertop basin
- Modern design with 'on trend' waterfall spout
- Minimum 0.2 bar water pressure
- Ceramic disc technology
- Comes with a 10 year guarantee
- Height: 316mm
- Width: 54mm
- Depth: 147mm
- Projection: 117mm
|Global Trade Item Number||5056585201481|
|Type||Mono Basin Mixers, Tall Basin Mixers|
|Brand Range||Vellamo City|
|GuaranteeMore information||10 Years|
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.
|Cartridge TypeMore information||Ceramic Disc|
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.
|Mounting Type||Deck Mounted|
|Handle Type||Lever, Single Control|
|Spout Type||Waterfall Spout, L-Shaped Spout, Fixed Spout|
|Flow Rate at 0.2 Bar (l/min)||6.0|
|Flow Rate at 0.5 Bar (l/min)||8.3|
|Flow Rate at 1 Bar (l/min)||11.3|
|Flow Rate at 1.5 Bar (l/min)||13.8|
|Flow Rate at 2 Bar (l/min)||15.8|
|Flow Rate at 3 Bar (l/min)||19.2|
|Minimum Water PressureMore information||0.2|
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.
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