Flexible 28mm Ribbed Anti Kink Hose for Ponds, Aquaponics, and Garden Irrigation
Upgrade your outdoor watering system with our flexible anti-kink hose. Specially designed for fish ponds, aquaponic systems, and garden irrigation, this durable and UV resistant hose is ribbed for extra strength and longevity.
Features and Benefits
- Long-lasting UV resistance: With an estimated lifespan of around 10 years in full sun, this hose is built to endure the elements.
- Kink and flatten-proof design: The ribbed construction prevents any kinking or flattening, even on tight bends, ensuring uninterrupted water flow.
- Unobtrusive black colour: The hose's black colour helps it blend in with its surroundings and prevents it from looking dirty over time.
- Easy pump adjustments: Easily move your pump without removing the hose attachment for a hassle-free experience.
- Smooth inner surface: The hose's smooth interior prevents blockages and maintains efficient water flow.
How to Use
- Choose the appropriate location for your pond, aquaponics system, or garden irrigation setup.
- Cut the hose to the required length using sharp scissors or a hose cutter.
- If connecting to a barbed fitting, first heat the hose end in warm-to-boiling water to soften it.
- Attach the hose to the desired fitting, such as a BSP threaded fitting, using a steel or spiral clamp to secure it in place.
- Make any necessary adjustments to your pump, fittings, or irrigation system for optimal performance.
- Always monitor the hose for any signs of wear and replace as needed to maintain efficiency and safety.
Aqua Gardening Suggests These are Best For
This flexible, anti-kink hose is ideal for those looking to upgrade their current outdoor watering systems, as well as users setting up a new fish pond, aquaponic system, or garden irrigation system. Its durability, UV resistance, and kink-proof design make it the perfect choice for long-lasting, efficient, and low-maintenance watering solutions.
FAQsWhat are the benefits of using a Flexible Ribbed Anti Kink Hose in my garden or pond system?
The primary benefits of using a Flexible Ribbed Anti Kink Hose include a long-lasting lifespan of approximately 10 years in full sun, resistance to kinking or flattening on tight bends, an unobtrusive black colour that helps prevent it from appearing dirty, the ability to move a pump without removing the hose attachment, and a smooth inner surface that prevents blockages.Can the Flexible Ribbed Anti Kink Hose be used in both fish ponds and garden irrigation systems?
Yes, the Flexible Ribbed Anti Kink Hose is versatile and suitable for use in fish ponds, aquaponic systems, and garden irrigation.How does the Flexible Ribbed Anti Kink Hose connect to fittings?
The Flexible Ribbed Anti Kink Hose can connect to BSP threaded fittings using a steel clamp or a spiral clamp to secure it from slipping. It can also attach to barbed irrigation fittings made from polyethylene. To fit it onto barbed fittings, warm the hose in warm to boiling water before pushing the fitting on.Is the Flexible Ribbed Anti Kink Hose resistant to UV damage?
Yes, the Flexible Ribbed Anti Kink Hose is UV resistant, contributing to its long-lasting nature and durability.Can the Flexible Ribbed Anti Kink Hose handle blockages well?
The Flexible Ribbed Anti Kink Hose has a smooth inner surface that helps prevent blockages, ensuring efficient water flow for your garden or pond needs.What is the best way to fit the Flexible Ribbed Anti Kink Hose onto a barbed fitting?
To fit the Flexible Ribbed Anti Kink Hose onto a barbed fitting, first, warm the hose in warm to boiling water. This will make it more pliable and easier to push onto the barbed fitting.
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