American Standard Plumbing Fixtures - Style That Works Better

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Glossary of Terms

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Inlet Spud: Located on top of the china. It is the connection from the flush valve to feed the water to the urinal or commercial toilet. A water supply tube fits inside the inlet spud, and a compression nut is secured on top to make a watertight connection. An escutcheon covers the compression nut and inlet spud.

Integral: A cast or formed part of a fixture, such as seat or tank.

IPS: Iron Pipe Supply

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