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Outside Tap Kit 15mm x ¾"

Outside Tap Kit 15mm x ¾"
Average Customer Rating:
3.8 out of 5
3.8
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(15 Reviews) 15
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Rating Breakdown 15 reviews
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10 of 15(67%)reviewers would recommend this product.
Customer Reviews for Outside Tap Kit Brass 15mm x ¾"
Review 1 for Outside Tap Kit Brass 15mm x ¾"
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Would you recommend this product? Yes
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Great product, great price!
7 Oct 2014
By
, Huntingdon, Cambs
"Easily installed, easy to use. All in all a great purchase!! :)"
Review 2 for Outside Tap Kit Brass 15mm x ¾"
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Spot on!!
29 Jul 2014
By
, Essex
"You do not need to be an engineer to fit this!
The hardest thing here is to find out where you isolate your water mains in your new house!!
Other than that, lovely bit of kit that saves you loads on plumber costs!"
Review 3 for Outside Tap Kit Brass 15mm x ¾"
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Perfect Tap
2 Jun 2014
By
, Telscombe Cliffs
"Followed the instructions and no problems. Works great."
Review 4 for Outside Tap Kit Brass 15mm x ¾"
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Would you recommend this product? Yes
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It's all in the box
24 May 2014
By
, Clopton
"This makes alarmingly easy for a DIYer to fit a garden tap. Simple to use and very resistant to winter freezes. Why wasn't it available years ago."
Review 5 for Outside Tap Kit Brass 15mm x ¾"
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Would you recommend this product? Yes
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outside tap kit
26 Aug 2013
By
, Dorset
"Excellent bit of kit good value and easy to follow fixing instructions even for a diy disaster master like me."
3 of 3 people found this review helpful.
Review 6 for Outside Tap Kit Brass 15mm x ¾"
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Would you recommend this product? Yes
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Easy to Fit outdoor Tap Kit
18 Jun 2013
By
, Gateshead
"A very well priced & simple to fit kit. It is the second one I have fitted, & can be installed by anyone, with no previous plumbing experience necessary - An Excellent product!"
Review 7 for Outside Tap Kit Brass 15mm x ¾"
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Very good
15 Jun 2013
By
, Kellington
"Don't listen to the other two reviews this is the second tape I've bought and they are good and easy to fit with no problem at all."
1 of 1 people found this review helpful.
Review 8 for Outside Tap Kit Brass 15mm x ¾"
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Would you recommend this product? Yes
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Outside tap kit
20 Sep 2014
By
, Pembrokeshire
"Very good kit. All necessary parts included and assembly and fitting instructions are clear. Very good value compared to getting a plumber in to hard fit an equivalent system."
Review 9 for Outside Tap Kit Brass 15mm x ¾"
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Would you recommend this product? Yes
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Outside tap kit
16 Aug 2014
By
, Sussex
"This kit is easy and fool proof to fit, even the most nieve of DIYERS will feel comfortable installing this."
Review 10 for Outside Tap Kit Brass 15mm x ¾"
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Would you recommend this product? Yes
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Outside tap kit
21 Apr 2013
By
, West Yorkshire
"Overall a very good product, however when fixing the internal tap I would remove the rubber washer before cutting into the pipe then take it apart and replace the rubber washer.
The reason for this is there is a good possibility of threading or cross threading when cutting into the pipe with the rubber washer in place.
I can't give it an honest reliability rating as I have just fitted it. I have had to give a rating to post this review, I have given it 4* because I think it will be fine.
"
0 of 2 people found this review helpful.
Review 11 for Outside Tap Kit Brass 15mm x ¾"
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Would you recommend this product? No
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Its OK
15 Dec 2013
By
, Chippenham
"Well it works.
But the quality is poor and you may as well just fit a hose. Thats how poor the quality is."
Review 12 for Outside Tap Kit Brass 15mm x ¾"
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Would you recommend this product? No
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Forever leaking
11 Oct 2013
By
, Basingstoke
"Put this in place and from day one the union between the hose and the internal tap brass adapter has leaked.
I have removed it, checked the rubber washer, added PTFE tape and that stopped the leak between the adapter and the tap - but then the hose to adapter joint continues to leak.
The jubilee clip is done as tight as it will go, so my next step will be to pull it off, cut back to a fresh piece of hose, apply some PTFE / or plumbers mait and try a new jubilee clip.
Should not be going through this though. If this does not work I will have to remove the kit and plumb in traditionally - which would render this kit a waste of money.
While I am not using inappropriate language - this probably won't get past moderators!"
Review 13 for Outside Tap Kit Brass 15mm x ¾"
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Would you recommend this product? No
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Easy to fit but LOW PRSSURE
24 Apr 2013
By
, Swindon
"A word of caution to you would be plumbers... whilst this appears to be a cost saving and quick excercise, the result may disappoint. Self cutters are fine for say a washing machine but when higher pressure is needed, say for an outside tap, much better to fork out £50-60 and have a proper job done. The problem is fairly obvious, the cutter only creates a small hole which can be further compromised by the cut 'flap' causing an obstruction. End result in many cases, not enough water pressure at the hose to water a daisy!!!"
4 of 5 people found this review helpful.
Review 14 for Outside Tap Kit Brass 15mm x ¾"
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Would you recommend this product? No
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Avoid at all costs!
30 Jul 2014
By
, Northumberland
"Bought one of these to fit for a customer. Although the actual installation was fine as soon as it is secured to the wall it leaks from the crimped pipe, took it back for an exchange, and same thing happened in exactly the same place.
Returned for refund no problem, and bought outdoor tap kit from competitor with copper pipe to go through wall, worked first time and no leaks!!!
"
Review 15 for Outside Tap Kit Brass 15mm x ¾"
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Would you recommend this product? No
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Tap kit
16 Jun 2013
By
, kent
"The problem with this easy kit that its only a jubilee clip holding the hose on, which is mains pressure, should always use soldered or compression when possible, DON'T RISK IT POPPING OFF"