written by: infomarine•edited by: Rhonda Callow•updated: 8/16/2010
Kitchen faucets with touch2o technology are rapidly gaining popularity in the kitchen accessories market. These high tech kitchen gadgets come with state-of-the-art technology along with attractive features. The smart and technologically advanced faucets are the future of kitchen accessories.
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Just when we thought that we have conquered the realm of revolutionary faucets, along comes a gadget that changes our mindset, the touch2o technology kitchen spout. Brainstormed by Delta, one of the leading faucet-producers in the world, this wonderful faucet technology is just what all the handkerchief-carrying, hygiene observers might be waiting for. Remember all those occasions when we multi-tasked with the phone while doing dishes, wishing we had more forelimbs. Now you can kiss those wretched moments goodbye by buying yourself kitchen faucets with touch2o technology.
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These high tech faucets use technology which is ahead of its time and on the cutting edge. The concept is so simple yet sensible - you can turn the faucet on or off with a flick of your wrist, your elbow, your finger, or basically any part of your forearm. You can even use your nose for those times when your hands are just too full. The touch2o technology faucet use the same principle as touch sensitive lamps and proximity detectors - the conception of body capacitance. These technologies help the gadgets interface well when in close contact with the human body, which is a good conductor of electricity. Once you touch the faucet to turn it on, the water flows and the temperature can easily be adjusted using handles, just like it is done in any standard faucet. The force of the gush of water and the warmth during every subsequent use of the faucet is regulated with reference to previous handling of the faucet.
The touch2o technology works comfortably with the faucet to give you great performance. There are four points of contact that are to be found at different spots on the body of the equipment. Two of the points are on the spout from where the water spews out, another is on the back of the neck, and the fourth one is close to the base of the faucet. The location of these ‘touch points’ have been positioned after continuous observation and research on usual tendencies of people to reach out to touch the faucet to turn it on or off.
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Touch2o Technology Faucet's Unique Safety Features
Another point of interest and convenience is that the touch points are not thin-skinned. A trivial chance sweep will not affect the workings of the faucet. Furthermore, the technology is clever to know the difference between the times when you touch the gadget to switch it on or off and when you grasp the handles to adjust the temperatures and potency of the stream.
One of the prominent features of kitchen faucets with touch2o technology is its safety faucet, which ensures that a fortuitous set off of the system does not result in the flooding of the floor. The water flow is brought to a close after four minutes of its activation in case of no activity. This is a smart arrangement for water conservation and works great with casual carelessness that happens alongside a busy schedule or urgency of an event.
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Kitchen Faucets with Touch2o Technology is the Future
The kitchen faucets with touch2o technology are of high-end quality with sleek fixtures which make impressive kitchen accessories. Without the stress to ensure that the faucet is properly closed, the users find cooking and doing the dishes extremely easy, requiring less time and attention.
The touch2o technology is quite the innovation that is paving the way for future kitchen and bathroom fixtures and accessories. It is also well in pace with the trends of touchscreen computers and phones. The touch2o technology is presently the best buy to keep things in the kitchen convenient and chic.