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Automatic faucets #69866
09/21/06 11:14 PM
09/21/06 11:14 PM
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eswets  Offline OP
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Lansing, IL, USA
I have never had to wire an automatic faucet before, and the plumber has no spec sheet. I am finishing the rough tomorrow, and I don't know what to do for the faucets? Any help?
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Re: Automatic faucets #69867
09/22/06 12:57 AM
09/22/06 12:57 AM
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Depends on the faucet. Most likely the sensor is in the faucet and all you will need is a receptacle under the sink. There are some that have a separate sensor that goes on the wall, but you could always fish that in later.


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Re: Automatic faucets #69868
09/22/06 08:44 AM
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Maryland USA
Make sure you check the specs provided !
Most of the ones I have dealt with give an EXACT location for the electrical connection. Sinks are easier then toilets and urinals.Toilets and urinals have a location tolerance of about 0% they must be dead on.

Re: Automatic faucets #69869
09/23/06 09:33 PM
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the ones I've worked on needed 24volts under the sink


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