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Are all garden hose fittings the same size?
Sizes of Garden Hose Connectors Garden hose connectors usually come in 3/4 or 5/8-inch. It is according to the inside diameter of the hose. Garden hose fittings also vary accordingly and the most popular size is 3/4-inch or 11.5NH. This size is also perfect for commercial purposes.
How do I know what thread my tap is?
The easiest way to find out the size of the thread in your mixer tap or faucet is to remove the aerator (this is the part that screws off at the end of your tap) and measure the diameter (across the centre) of the thread.
Are all tap fittings the same?
Not all taps and countertop basins will be the same size, so you’ll want to make sure that there is adequate space from the top of your countertop basin to where the spout exits on the tap. Finally, make sure that you have enough space on your counter to mount your tap behind your basin.
Are all taps universal fitting?
Is garden hose thread the same as pipe thread?
Garden hose threads and national pipe tapers are completely different screw threads. GHT has parallel threads, while NPT has tapered threads. GHTs are for gardening and landscaping use while NPTs are for plumbing systems. Both threads do not fit each other, so you cannot use them together in one joint.
What are tap connectors used for?
Tap connectors are typically used on outdoors tap to help connect hose pipes. We stock an extensive range of connectors in different materials, sizes and fitting types such as push-fit, threaded and compression.
What types of connectors are available for outdoor tap fittings?
We stock an extensive range of connectors in different materials, sizes and fitting types such as push-fit, threaded and compression. Installation to your outdoor tap is very simple and only requires the tightening of one nut using a wrench, and in some cases just your hand.
What are flexible tap hoses used for?
Flexible hoses have various uses depending on which one you choose. Stainless-steel flexible tap connectors are used to connect taps to the mains water supply, especially when space is limited. These come in a wide range of lengths and diameters to suit your current setup.
How do I install my outdoor tap?
Installation to your outdoor tap is very simple and only requires the tightening of one nut using a wrench, and in some cases just your hand.