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Old 12-10-2012, 08:41 AM   #1
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Adding side sprayer to kitchen faucet?


I want to buy a two-hole bridge sink faucet that does not have a side sprayer.
Is it possible to buy the sprayer separately and plumb it in underneath the sink?
How big of a deal is this?



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Old 12-10-2012, 10:16 AM   #2
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Adding side sprayer to kitchen faucet?

No, it isn't possible. If you plumb it in under the sink, you are leaving the spray mechanism and hose under full pressure all the time ; they are not designed for that. Faucets with spray have diverter mechanism inside of them that tell water which way to go.

You have to either buy a faucet with a spray or you don't get one.


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