— Around The Home
New Sink offers flowing water across the kitchen
More than a metre in length, with the tap and drain positioned at opposite ends of the dramatic sink span, water cascades through the 8-inch-wide tapered preparation/work area, much akin to a stream or river.
"Whether homeowners use this award-winning design as a workspace for messy school projects or to engage partygoers with group cooking assignments, we imagine designers will love this innovative design," said Steve Sorensen, director, marketing services, Elkay Division.
The striking lengthy sink design was developed to be the focal point of family gatherings and entertaining and is basically a secondary sink.
The name derives from a river located in southeastern Connecticut, which derives its name from the Pequot term "missi-tuk," describing a large river whose waters are driven into waves by tides or wind.
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Mike grew up thinking he would become a mathematician, accidentally started motorcycle racing, got a job writing road tests for a motorcycle magazine while at university, and became a writer. As a travelling photojournalist during his early career, his work was published in a dozen languages across 20+ countries. He went on to edit or manage over 50 print publications, with target audiences ranging from pensioners to plumbers, many different sports, many car and motorcycle magazines, with many more in the fields of communication - narrow subject magazines on topics such as advertising, marketing, visual communications, design, presentation and direct marketing. Then came the internet and Mike managed internet projects for Australia's largest multimedia company, Telstra.com.au (Australia's largest Telco), Seek.com.au (Australia's largest employment site), top100.com.au, hitwise.com, and a dozen other internet start-ups before founding Gizmag in 2002. Now he writes and thinks.
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