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Old 04-17-2017, 07:01 PM
 
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With so many choices i want to buy a good hose. Looking for kink free.
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Old 04-17-2017, 07:07 PM
 
Location: Out there somewhere...
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Swan Soft & Supple Hoses. Mine is 30 years old and still good as new.
https://www.swanhose.com/
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Old 04-17-2017, 07:33 PM
 
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The rubber ones are by far the best, but they are costly.
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Old 04-17-2017, 07:35 PM
 
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Buy the most expensive one offered. There's a 99% chance, that's the best one.
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Old 04-18-2017, 03:59 AM
 
Location: SWCT - close to coast
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Haven't bought it but heard good reviews on it.


Flexzilla Garden Hose: Amazon




https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q0kSB05JrlQ
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Old 04-18-2017, 04:01 AM
 
Location: SWCT - close to coast
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Flexzilla is #2 on this list.


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W5wtAs7IcPE
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Old 04-19-2017, 12:22 PM
 
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I have a Never Kink HD 100' hose that I have had for about 6 years. No issues so far it is a somewhat hard hose material even after all the years of gentle hanging. I don't use a roller and opt for the hook approach. Allows a longer easier coil, and no it has never kinked but man it's tough.
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Old 04-20-2017, 09:21 AM
 
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Not what you asked, but your hoses will last longer if you keep them out of the sun as much as possible and drain them before winter and put them away.

I've given up on cheap hoses, so when I pay a lot of money for a hose, I want it to last as long as possible.
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Old 04-20-2017, 05:44 PM
 
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Thank you for all your information.
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Old 04-21-2017, 08:52 AM
 
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Any hose reel recommendations? Bought a home depot hose reel box (Suncast?), lasted 2 years but it seems like the winter freeze broke the hose connection and it leaks like crazy now.
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