Targeting the middle-class band of buyers, Delta, the premium institution for producing faucets has brought forth its new Delta Faucet 9178-AR-DST. The best feature of this product is that – it has MagnaTite docking system that makes it most wanted in the current market.
Backed by the Lifetime Limited Warranty of Delta, the Diamond Seal technology helps in reducing the leakage points as well as easing the hassles associated with the installation of this product.
About the product:
Ideally known as the ‘teapot’ design, this Delta Faucet 9178-AR-DST is a perfect eye-catcher. With an option to choose between stream and spray modes, the spout, in this case, rotates to a complete 360 degree. Additionally, the diamond seal technology helps in coating the upper end of these faucets with diamond pieces to prevent water leakage.
Specifications of Delta Faucet 9178-AR-DST
- The MagnaTite docking system for holding the spray in place
- Integrated InnoFlex PEX supply lines are present
- Water flow rate – 1.8 gallons per minute
- Dimensions: 9.2 x 12 x 9.2 inches
- Weight: 7 pounds
- Hose length: 59 inches
- Style: Ceramic disc cartridge, pull-down
- Installation: Single hole (minimum 1.375 inches)
- Material: Brass with nylon braid hose
- 5 inches minimum clearance to backsplash
- IAPMO Certified/ADA/ CSA certified
Positives of this faucet
There are some of the major points that you cannot miss:
Touch –clean facility
This is the most important features of this faucet wherein, the rubber touch-screen spray holes allow the usual calcium lime build up to be removed easily.
Diamond seal technology
In this format, the valve is covered by a diamond coating which helps the faucet to be used multiple times and reduces leakage.
This is one faucet that has chrome, Venetian bronze as well as arctic stainless finish. Associated with that is in certain cases Spot Shield stainless finish.
MagnaTite docking system
This helps in keeping the docking of the faucet in a particular space with chances of reversing as per the user’s wish. There is a powerful integrated magnet that will help in fixating the place.
In spite of the additional coating and reflex technology, there is just one point where the company should have concentrated. This faucet has a hose that is nylon braided. Therefore, the plastic connector that is at the end of this faucet has chances of breaking. So the buyer should be a bit more careful.
Also, the price range though affordable, according to many buyers should be lower ($165-$170 approximately).
As per the latest news available in the context of this product, the customers appreciate the diamond seal technique of this faucet. With its 2 extra proprietary features and 3 special finishing that is not to be found in any other faucet, this is surely a priced buy for many.
Most of the customers looking for a technically updated faucet for their kitchen, this is the option to check out. The MagnaTite docking system is an instant hit amidst the customers.