DIY Plumbing: Brass Bridge Faucet

DIY Plumbing: Brass Bridge Faucet

Kate Legere
Oct 30, 2014
(Image credit: Vintage Revivals)

Mandi from Vintage Revivals bought a 1972 Bell Travel Trailer, aka The Nugget, and recently began the overhauling process. Set on installing a new copper faucet but not spending more on it than what she paid for the trailer, Mandi decided to construct her own.

(Image credit: Vintage Revivals)
(Image credit: Vintage Revivals)

What You Need


  • Laundry Faucet
  • Roll of Thread Seal Tape aka Teflon Tape
  • (2) 1/2” 90 degree elbows
  • (2) 1/2” stop valve
  • (2) Washer Caps
  • (2) 1/2” brass pipe hex nipple
  • (2) 1/2”x1-1/2” brass pipe nipple
  • (2) handles
  • (2) 1/2” T’s
  • 1/2” copper male adaptor
  • (2) 1/2”x3” Chrome Brass Pipe Nipple


  • Soldering Kit

Head over to Vintage Revivals to find the full tutorial and to see more pictures. You can also follow the entire vintage trailer camper renovation from the beginning here.

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