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Layflat Hoses

PVC Layflat Hoses are specifically designed for easy storage, quick deployment, and efficient fluid transfer under moderate pressure. Constructed from a continuous layer of PVC and often reinforced with woven polyester yarn, these hoses have a unique ability to lay flat when not in use, making them highly compact and easy to handle.

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Hose couplings and fittings are essential components used to connect, adapt, or control the flow of fluid in various hose assemblies. These components can be found in a myriad of applications such as water supply, hydraulic systems, and industrial processes. Couplings come in different shapes, materials, and sizes - ranging from simple clamps and sleeves to more complex quick-connect or threaded fixtures.

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Hose Clips & Clamps

Hose clips and clamps are mechanical devices specifically designed to secure hoses onto fittings, thereby preventing unwanted fluid leakage or detachment. These components are vital in various applications, such as automotive systems, industrial machinery, and plumbing. Made from materials like stainless steel, plastic, or even heavy-duty rubber, hose clips and clamps can range from simple wire forms to more elaborate quick-release or adjustable types.

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PVC (Polyvinyl Chloride) layflat hoses are widely used in agricultural irrigation, construction dewatering, mining, and general water transfer applications. These hoses are designed to lay flat when not in use, making them easy to store and transport. Below are some of the key benefits of PVC layflat hoses:

Easy Handling and Storage

  1. Compact Storage: One of the major advantages of layflat hoses is their ability to be stored flat, which saves significant space compared to traditional round hoses.

  2. Lightweight: These hoses are generally lightweight, making them easy to handle, transport, and install.

  3. Ease of Deployment: Quick to roll out and roll back, these hoses are practical for applications requiring frequent setup and dismantling.

Durability and Resilience

  1. UV Resistance: PVC layflat hoses are often UV-stabilized, making them resistant to degradation from sun exposure.

  2. Chemical Resistance: Made from PVC, these hoses are generally resistant to a range of chemicals, making them suitable for agricultural or industrial use.

  3. Abrasion Resistance: Many PVC layflat hoses are designed to be resistant to wear and tear, extending their service life.

  4. Weather-Resistant: These hoses can generally withstand a range of weather conditions, including cold and hot temperatures, making them versatile for outdoor use.


  1. High Flow Rates: The construction of layflat hoses allows for high flow rates, making them efficient for transferring large volumes of water or other fluids.

  2. Low Pressure Drop: Due to their design, layflat hoses often have lower friction loss compared to conventional round hoses, which leads to more efficient fluid transfer.

  3. Flexibility: Despite their durability, layflat hoses are flexible enough to be routed around obstacles, making them adaptable to different terrains and environments.


  1. Affordability: Generally, PVC layflat hoses are less expensive than those made from other materials like rubber or metal, providing a cost-effective solution for various applications.

  2. Low Maintenance: These hoses are relatively low-maintenance, often requiring less frequent repairs or replacements compared to other types of hoses.


  1. Broad Range of Applications: From agricultural irrigation and construction site dewatering to temporary water supply lines, the use-cases for PVC layflat hoses are diverse.

  2. Available in Various Sizes: These hoses come in a range of diameters and lengths to suit different needs and pressure ratings.

  3. Connectivity: PVC layflat hoses can be easily connected to various types of fittings and couplings, enhancing their versatility.

Health and Safety

  1. Food-Safe Options: Some PVC layflat hoses meet food-grade or potable water standards, making them suitable for applications that require higher levels of hygiene.

When selecting a PVC layflat hose, it’s important to consider the specific requirements of your application, including pressure ratings, chemical compatibility, and environmental conditions. Always follow manufacturer guidelines and industry standards to ensure safe and efficient operation.