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Sign of the Crab Handles, Stems and Trim

Ball Tip Metal Handles
This handle is found on stop valves and also the 79-P12 single basin tap set.  Sold in sets, three finishes available.  Measures 2 5/16” from tip to tip
79-P220C Chrome 40.00 addtocartmini
79-P220N Nickel 40.00 addtocartmini
79-P220L Ctd. Brass 40.00 addtocartmini


Small Porcelain Cross Handle set
This handle is found on stop valves and the 79-P12X single basin tap.  Sold in sets, 3 finishes available, measures 2 5/8” tip to tip.
79-P212C Chrome 36.00 addtocartmini
79-P212N Nickel 36.00 addtocartmini
79-P212L Ctd Brass 36.00 addtocartmini

5 Ball Handle set
This handle is used on many Sign of the Crab products.  2 3/4” maximum width, three finishes available, sold in pairs.
79-P475C Chrome 94.00 addtocartmini
79-P475N Nickel 94.00 addtocartmini
79-P475L Ctd. Br. 94.00 addtocartmini

79-P207 set

Large Porcelain Cross Handle set
Often found on many Sign of the Crab products, these handles measure 3 1/4” from tip to tip.  Sold in pairs, three finishes available.
79-P207C Chrome 36.00 addtocartmini
79-P207N Nickel 36.00 addtocartmini
79-P207L Ctd Brass 36.00 addtocartmini

Ceramic/Metal Lever Handle set
Petite ceramic lever set.  Could be used on stop valves.  Measures just under 3” in overall length, three finishes available, sold in pairs.
79-P552C Chrome lever 44.00 addtocartmini
79-P552N Nickel lever 44.00 addtocartmini
79-P552L Coated brass lever 44.00 addtocartmini



Ceramic/Metal Lever Handle set
This handle is often found on Sign of the Crab’s footed tub valves.  Sold in pairs, supplied with screws, three finishes available.  Measures 3 1/2” long.
79-P206C Chrome lever 36.00 addtocartmini
79-P206N Nickel lever 36.00 addtocartmini
79-P206L Coated brass lever 36.00 addtocartmini


Ceramic/Metal Diverter handle
This is the handle Sign of the Crab uses as the diverter on most of their footed tub faucets that have the provision for a separate riser assembly.  Sold individually, three finishes available
79-P206DC Chrome Diverter handle 18.00 addtocartmini
79-P206DN Nickel Diverter handle 18.00 addtocartmini
79-P206DL Coated brass diverter handle 18.00 addtocartmini



Sign of the Crab Compression Stem set
These stems are found in various applications, including the P06, P12, P30, P558, P400, and others.  If your handle spins more than 1/4 of a turn, this may be your stem.
86-457501H Hot Chrome stem 31.00 addtocartmini
86-457502C Cold Chrome stem 31.00 addtocartmini

Sign of the Crab Compression Diverter Stem
This is the diverter stem used in the earlier version Sign of the Crab P06 tub faucets.  Compression, not ceramic.  Sold individually, Chrome finish only.

Chrome stem 35.00 addtocartmini



Sign of the Crab Quarterturn Stem Set
This stem is found in the current versions of the P06, P12, P30,P149, and P400.  If your faucet has a ceramic cartridge in it, and was made by Sign of the Crab after 2005, this is your stem.  Sold in pairs, 2 finishes available.
79-PP0106QC Chrome stems 50.00 addtocartmini
79-PP0106QL Brass stems 50.00 addtocartmini

Sign of the Crab Compression Stem Set
This stem is found in earlier versions of the P126, P128, and P146 tub valves.  If your stem turns more than 1/4 of a turn, this is most likely your stem.  Sold individually, Brass only
86-457721H Hot stem 50.00 addtocartmini
86-457722C Cold stem 50.00 addtocartmini


Sign of the Crab Quarterturn Cartridge set
This fits the later model P126, P128, and P146 footed tub valves.  If you have a ceramic cartridge version of the above valves, this is your cartridge.  Sold in pairs, two finishes available.
79-PP245QC Chrome set 50.00 addtocartmini
79-PP245QL Brass set 50.00 addtocartmini

Sign of the Crab rebuild kit
This kit replaces all the rubber seal, o-rings, and bibb washers found on the PP0106 stems and the 86-457501/2 stems.  It will work for compression stems only found in Sign of the Crab’s leg tub valves and single basin taps.  Models include P06, P400, P12, P30, P558, and others.  This kit also includes seats for the aforementioned faucets.
79-428 Rebuild kit 15.00 addtocartmini

428 crab rebuild

Sign of the Crab rebuild kit
This kit supplies all the needed washers and gaskets for Sign of the Crab’s Lavatory widespread faucets.  This set only works with the earlier Compression stems, it isn’t applicable with ceramic quarterturn cartridges.  To know which you have, turn the faucet handle from off to fully on.  If the handle moves more than a 1/4 of a turn, you have a compression stem
79-426 Sign of the Crab rebuild kit  12.00 addtocartmini

Note: The above handles fit 79-series faucets, they may also fit onto stems from Harden, California Faucets, and Kingston Brass faucets.  Some modifications may be required for proper attachment.  The above stems fit ONLY Sign of the Crab
Note about interchanging cross and lever handles:  Faucets with cross and lever handles have stems that turn in different directions. Though it may be possible to interchange handles, it usually results in faucet that works awkwardly as one handle will turn in the “wrong” direction or hit the spout when turned.


Sign of the Crab Deco Escutcheon and Nut
This escutcheon is commonly used on tub shower assemblies and some widespread faucets.   It stands 1 3/4” tall, and has an OD of 3”.  The hole on top is 3/4” and the escutcheon is supplied with a retaining nut.  This nut has a 9/16”x 20 TPI female thread, this thread matches some American Standard escutcheon nipples.  Sold by the each.
79-099C Chrome escutcheon w/ nut 27.00 addtocartmini
79-099N Nickel escutcheon w/ nut 27.00 addtocartmini
79-099L Coated brass escutcheon w/ nut 27.00 addtocartmini
79-099BN Brush Nickel escutcheon w/ nut 32.00 addtocartmini

Sign of the Crab Porcelain Escutcheon
White porcelain, this escutcheon stands 2” tall, and has an OD of 3 1/4”.  It’s ID is 3/4”.  Sold by the each, less escutcheon nut.  This makes a great replacement for those old cracked escutcheons that are retained by a metal nut just below the end of the handle.
79-383 Porcelain escutcheon 19.00 addtocartmini


Escutcheon Nut only
This nut is used to retain both the 79-099 and the 79-383 escutcheons onto Sign of the Crab applications.  The internal thread is 9/16” diameter by 20 threads per inch.  It will also fit some older American Standard metal escutcheon applications along with some other imported brands.  Sold by each.
79-100C Escutcheon nut, chrome 6.00 addtocartmini
79-100N Escutcheon nut, Nickel 6.00 addtocartmini
79-100L Escutcheon nut, Coated Brass 6.00 addtocartmini


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