Is Crane Plumbing still in business?
The Crane Copper Tube factory in Penrith ceased manufacturing and domestic trading at the end of 2014 and is transitioning out of export trading. Plumbing Connection looks back over the history of a company long associated with manufacturing innovation in Australia.
Who makes Crane toilets?
American Standard Brands
Where is the model number on a crane toilet?
Where can I find the model number of my toilet ? Carefully remove your tank lid, and place it gently on the floor. You’ll notice a four-digit number located on the back of the tank, near the water level mark. This is your tank model number .
Is Crane a good toilet?
In 2008, Crane merged with Eljer and American Standard to create American Standard Brands but still manufactures toilets still under the Crane Plumbing brand. Typically Crane toilets provide reliable and efficient operation, but sometimes problems with flushing and leaks can occur.
Are Crane toilets still made?
Crane plumbing has merged with American Standard. In light of this, Crane Plumbing products are no longer being offered in the trade channel. Please see information below regarding American Standard.
Are Crane toilet tanks interchangeable?
Keep in mind that you can’t use another brand tank on your Crane bowl . It must be a Crane Galaxy tank . They should be available at most plumbing wholesale distributors.
Are 1 or 2 piece toilets better?
Performance-wise, there is no difference between the one – piece and two- piece toilets . They can have the same flushing power and efficiency. The interior parts are almost identical if they are from the same manufacturer. They may even have the same features and specifications.
When did Crane Plumbing merge with American Standard?
Are toilet seats universal?
There are industry standards for toilet seats – all toilets have seat post holes on 5 1/2″ centers – all elongated bowls are 18 1/2″ from seat posts to front of rim, and all round bowls are 16 1/2″. Any manufacturer’s seats will fit any toilet manufacturers bowls if they are standard round or standard elongated.
How do I stop my toilet seat from moving side to side?
Put the flat-head screwdriver in the screw slot and hold it steady while you unscrew the nut from underneath the bowl. If the nut is plastic, you should be able to do this by hand. If it’s metal, or it’s simply too tight to turn, use adjustable pliers to turn it. Remove the nut and bolt and take the seat off the bowl.
Are tank to bowl gaskets universal?
The purpose of the tank to bowl gasket is to provide a leak free seal between the toilet tank and bowl . Manufactured in a high quality, chlorine resistant rubber, the Korky tank to bowl gaskets are universal to fit most toilet tanks . All kits are offered with and without tank to bowl hardware.
How can I match my toilet seat color?
Toilet colors listed by name and manufacturer Find the section for your toilet manufacturer. Browse the list until you find the color of your toilet . Click on the color – an image similar to the one on the left will come up. Note the toilet SEAT manufacturer’s color code.
How do I identify my Eljer toilet model?
With most brands of toilets , you can usually find the toilet and/or tank model number actually impressed into the porcelain inside the tank . This is the number you need so Eljer or your favorite plumbing supply house can find your toilet’s repair parts .