The Delta 11946-SSSD-DST faucet has a pretty sleek design to it. The outer material of the entire unit is stainless steel and it has a modern day appearance to it that’s eye appealing. The main spout is a tall arc formation. The handle is separated and so is the sprayer, all which is made of stainless steel. And you also get a soap dispenser. Be sure to see more of our kitchen faucet reviewsfor more choices with Best kitchen faucets.
Features & Components
Handle & Installation Mount Type
The handle of the 11946-SSSD-DST is separate from the faucet, via the deck mount. What’s good about this that you don’t have to worry about trying to figure out the right temperature because of the two temperature handles.
The handle has fancy technology innovation called DIAMOND Seal Technology. Basically, it stops and prevents leaks from occurring via high quality seals.
This faucet is deck mounted so only your countertop or kitchen sink will be drilled for the right hole size.
Material, Color, & Finish
The 11946-SSSD-DST as noted earlier is made of steel for durability. The color is stainless steel to give it the shiny, modern-era look. The actual finish is called Brilliance Stainless, from Delta.
As you’ll notice, the spout type of this faucet is the tall/high-arc design. This is great for filling large and tall pots or pitchers.
The spout itself swings at 180 degrees; enough to do the basic kitchen sink tasks.
For the sprayer, it’s your classic side sprayer typ. It’s separate for the actual spout, but it still performs is basic duties as a sprayer nonetheless.
It’s made of stainless steel too, so you know it’s going to be durable, unlike the cheap plastic types.
Measurements & Dimensions
Spout Length – 3.5 Inches
Spout Width – 13.2 Inches
Total Height – 19.9 Inches
1.8 gpm @ 60 psi, 6.8 L/min @414 kPa
All parts and finishes of the Delta faucet are warranted to the original consumer purchaser to be free from defects in material and workmanship for as long as the original consumer purchaser owns their home. Delta recommends using a professional plumber for all installation and repair.
There wasn’t anything that wrong with the 11946-SSSD-DST. The only issue reported was that it felt too light due to some plastic components added to the faucet to make it lighter.
Conclusion & Rating
Well the Delta 11946-SSSD-DST gets a solid 5 star rating. It does the job at hand while giving your sink an eye-appealing look.