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PEP BB plumbing.sand.replacefaucet - Replace a Faucet

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This is a badge bit (BB) that is part of the PEP curriculum.  Completing this BB is part of getting the sand badge in Plumbing.

In this Badge Bit, you will replace a faucet.  (Note that this BB is part of a 1-part choose your own adventure list BB called the Big List. You must complete one Badge Bit in the Big List.)



Some related articles
  - How to Replace Bathroom Faucets
  - How to Replace a Bathroom Faucet
  - How to Replace a Kitchen Faucet
  - How to Install a Kitchen Faucet









To complete this BB, the minimum requirements are:
 - replacing a faucet

To show you've completed this Badge Bit, you must provide:
   - a before picture of the old faucet
   - a halfway picture through the installation of the new faucet
   - an action shot of the new faucet working
   - OR a 2-minute video of you doing this
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Approved BB submission
I knocked this BB out today!  The basement bathroom needed the sink removed and reinstalled (yes, there's a BB for that too).  Since it's a pedestal sink, changing the faucet out is much easier while the sink is out.  So I upgraded the faucet today.
Old-faucet-ala-1975.jpg
Old faucet ala 1975
Old faucet ala 1975
Removed.jpg
Removed
Removed
New-one-installed.jpg
New one installed
New one installed
Yay-it-works-.jpg
Yay, it works!
Yay, it works!
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I certify this BB is complete.

 
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Approved BB submission
Here is my submission for the Replace a Faucet - Sand (Big List) - Plumbing BB.

To document the completion of the BB, I have provided:
1   - a before picture of the old faucet
2&3   - a halfway picture through the installation of the new faucet
4   - an action shot of the new faucet working
 
1.JPG
Old Faucet - the water line after the mixing unit failed and water would spray under the cupboard when on
Old Faucet - the water line after the mixing unit failed and water would spray under the cupboard when on
2.JPG
Faucet Removed - cleaning up the old silicone and scrubbing sink
Faucet Removed - cleaning up the old silicone and scrubbing sink
3.JPG
Connecting Water Lines
Connecting Water Lines
4.JPG
Hot and Cold running water - again :)
Hot and Cold running water - again :)
Staff note (Mike Haasl) :

I certify this BB complete!

 
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