Handmade Sink Shopping Guide

Update:22-02-2021
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Handmade Sink shopping guide:   1. The material of […]

Handmade Sink shopping guide:

 

1. The material of the sink
Nowadays, the recognized high-quality materials are 304#, 202#, and 201#. The difference between them is the difference in corrosion resistance. 304 is the best, 202 is slightly worse, and 201 is the second.

 

2. Surface treatment process
Nowadays, common processes include pearl silver surface, frosted brushed surface, mercerized surface, polished mirror surface. Among them, the pearl silver surface is the most popular. The process is to sandblast the surface first, and then chemically surface the surface. The surface is luxurious and lasting. The mercerized surface has gradually become popular. The characteristic is that it combines the advantages of the frosted wire drawing process and the advantages of a polished mirror surface.

 

3. Classification of structure

The sinks are classified into single basin type, double basin type, and three basin type. These structural differences are based on the size of the kitchen space, choose the appropriate sink, such as a compact kitchen, would be better to hang a single sink.

 

4. Method of testing the thickness of the sink
Measuring stainless steel sinks uses thicker plates than stainless steel sinks with good thickness. Because the sink has been edge-treated, it is difficult to see the thickness at once. The easiest way is to press the surface of the sink a little harder. If you can press it down, the material will be explained. Very thin, of course, if you can borrow vernier calipers and spiral micrometers, you don't have to be so troublesome.