BALL PASSAGE The ball passage suggests the size of a ball that can pass through a toilet's trapway. It also describes the size of the trapway of a toilet; the trap size is to be 1/8" larger than the ball that can pass through it. BASIN Usually circular, vessel with slopping or curving sides for holding water for cleaning.
Normally a basket shaped strainer drain receptacle with holes, for sinks. Utilized to capture big food particles to avoid them from going into the drainage system. BIBB aka bibcock or hose pipe bibb - normally a faucet with nozzle bent downward. Likewise called: outside/outdoor faucet/spigot or garden faucet. BIDET Pronounced B'Day, is a pipes component similar to a toilet bowl (but no solids are to be transferred in a bidet) utilized for washing genital areas and posterior locations of the body.
Bidets are extremely popular in some nations such as France and have finally been "discovered" in the U.S. A bidet is frequently equipped with a hot and cold mixing valve to offer warm water for cleaning. BISQUE Describes the surface on the unglazed locations of vitreous china components. BLACK WATER" Drainage from toilets.
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(One BTU amounts to about 250 calories.) BUCHAN TRAP Obsolete method of venting a drainage drain. An in-line trap with a vent on the inlet side. Also understood as a Bristol interceptor. CAST IRON Previously used for drain, sewers, waste, and vent pipe and fittings. Extremely resilient and heavy metal.
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Pipelines and fittings today are generally only utilized for industrial applications where fire ratings are involved. CENTERSET A design of restroom lavatory faucet having integrated spout and manages. Handles are 4" from center of handle-to-handle. Likewise a single deal with faucet set up on 4" center-to-center faucet holes. CHINA In the pipes market that generally describes porcelain or vitreous china used in making toilets and lavatory sinks.
The finish is very tough and smooth. An excellent product for toilets and lavatories. Fire clay is another type of china that is utilized for big farm sinks. CIRCUIT VENT Where This Piece Covers It Well provides to a maximum of eight fixtures connected to a horizontal branch drain. Circuit venting must be developed by an expert engineer.