Experience Superior Flexibility and Durability with our 50mm Ribbed Anti-Kink Hose
Upgrade your outdoor water systems with our highly flexible and durable 50mm Ribbed Anti-Kink Hose. Perfect for fish ponds, aquaponic systems, and garden irrigation, this quality hosing is UV resistant, ensuring longevity even in the harshest Australian sun. Its ribbed design provides extra strength and prevents kinking, allowing for optimal water flow and minimal maintenance.
Features and Benefits
- Long-lasting performance: This hose retains its integrity for around 10 years in full sun, thanks to its UV resistant material.
- Anti-kink design: Ribbed construction prevents kinking or flattening, even at tight bends, for uninterrupted water flow.
- Easy installation: The anti-kink hose can be fitted over 40mm BSP Metric threaded fittings for hassle-free setup.
- Low maintenance: Enjoy minimal maintenance with its smooth inner surface that prevents blockages, and the unobtrusive black colour that keeps it looking clean.
- Versatile use: Ideal for a variety of applications, including fish ponds, aquaponic systems, and garden irrigation.
How to Use
- Measure the required hose length and cut using a sharp utility knife or hose cutter.
- Attach the hose to BSP threaded fittings with plumbing tape and a strong hose clamp, ensuring a secure fit.
- For barbed fittings, immerse the hose end in warm to boiling water to soften it before pushing the fitting on.
- Secure the hose onto the fitting with a steel clamp or spiral clamp to prevent slippage.
Aqua Gardening Suggests These are Best For
This 50mm Ribbed Anti-Kink Hose is perfect for homeowners, gardeners, and aquaponic enthusiasts who need a durable, low-maintenance, and highly flexible hose solution for their outdoor water systems. Its versatile design makes it suitable for a wide range of applications, including fish ponds, aquaponic systems, and garden irrigation.
FAQsWhat makes this Flexible Ribbed Anti Kink Hose an ideal choice for my garden or aquaponic system?
This hose is specifically designed to be UV-resistant, ribbed for extra strength, and is flexible, ensuring it will not kink or flatten even on tight bends. Its unobtrusive black colour prevents it from looking dirty, and it has a smooth inner surface to prevent blockages. It is suitable for various applications, such as fish ponds, aquaponic systems, and garden irrigation.How can I ensure a secure connection of the 50mm Ribbed Anti Kink Hose to a BSP threaded fitting?
To securely attach the hose to a BSP threaded fitting, use plumbing tape and a strong hose clamp. The hose will fit over 40mm BSP Metric threaded fittings.How can I effectively attach the Anti Kink Hose to barbed irrigation fittings?
To attach the hose to barbed irrigation fittings made from polyethylene, first, warm the hose in warm to boiling water. Then push the fitting onto the softened hose for a secure connection.What is the expected lifespan of the Flexible Ribbed Anti Kink Hose when exposed to sunlight?
The hose is UV resistant and has an expected lifespan of around 10 years in full sun, ensuring its durability and longevity.If I need to move a pump, can I do so without detaching the Flexible Ribbed Anti Kink Hose?
Yes, you can easily shift a pump without removing the hose attachment, making it convenient to reposition your pump as needed.
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