Kraus KPF-1602 Single Handle Pull Down Commercial Kitchen Faucet

When it comes to commercial faucets the Kraus KPF-1602 is up there as one of the most popular options.  It is heavy duty and has a brass construction that is rust resistant.  Keep reading to find out if it will be a good addition to your kitchen.

Features of the Kraus KPF-1602 Commercial Pull Down Faucet

This faucet is obviously a commercial option that is aimed at restaurants or any shops that need to do some heavy duty cleaning.  It can even be used if you have a big family that uses a lot of dishes.  It is lead free to ensure health and safety too.

It has a single lever for operation that is super easy to use.  It is sensitive enough to get the water pressure and temperature just right while stable enough to keep the settings in place.  Water flow can be controlled easily with the two way diverter which works together with the strong pre rinse spray to blast the debris off your dishes.

For a commercial type of faucet the Kraus 1602 looks pretty good we must admit.  It comes with both chrome and stainless steel finish that will look good in any restaurant or other type of kitchen.

There are rubber nozzles included with the product that will prevent the buildup of hard water and other mineral residue.

This faucet comes in at 32 inches in height and has a spout height of 11.5 inches.  The spout reach is 8.5 inches and the maximum flow rate is a very standard 1.8 gallons per minute.  Just because this is a larger faucet doesn’t mean that it can’t rotate to different areas of the sink.  It is able to fully swivel and has a high arc to reach every area of the sink.

Installation of this faucet is easy too as it comes with all the mounting hardware that you will need.

Pros

  • Comes with both chrome and stainless steel finish
  • Lever has good sensitivity for maintaining pressure and temperature
  • Strong spray to remove tough food waste on dishes
  • Can fully swivel to reach all areas of the sink

Cons

  • Doesn’t look as nice in kitchens as other types of faucets

The Verdict

Overall the Kraus KPF-1602 is a great option if you have a larger kitchen and are looking for a new commercial style faucet.  If you don’t have a big kitchen then there might be other options that you will find more attractive.