11:17AM | 02/17/04
Member Since: 01/22/04
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Any advice/recommendations on drilling holes in a silgranite sink for the dishwasher air gap and the instant hot water dispenser? The sink comes with one hole for the main faucet.

plumber Tom

01:01PM | 02/17/04
Member Since: 05/10/03
801 lifetime posts
Contact the maker to see what they say. A carbide hole saw may be your answer.


05:50AM | 02/19/04
Member Since: 01/22/04
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Calling Blanco has proven impossible - they don't provide phone numbers. The specs on the internet haven't helped nor has the supplier.

If you have a good suggestion for a brand of hole saw/supplier (like HD, ***** , Ace) that would help a lot. Otherwise, I'm thinking I should keep the drill bit wet (w/water) while drilling?



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