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Leaf Vac Hose Chart 2017-07-02T01:20:41+00:00

Which Hose Is Best For You?

We’ve made a simple chart below showing the various characteristics of the hose we carry. Hopefully this will make the decision process easier when choosing flex-hose.

PRODUCT CONSTRUCTION APPLICATION FLEXIBILITY INTERIOR PUNCTURE RESISTANCE PRICE
FLEXADUX T-7W
Black w/ yellow wearstripFLEXADUXT7W
Medium weight wire reinforced Thermoplastic Rubber w/ external wearstrip Most economical , all purpose, black hose. Designed for homeowners as well as occasional to moderate commercial use. Great for grass clippings, leaves, small twigs, etc…. Better SemiSmooth Better Least Expensive
FLEX-TUBE PV
Clear w/ black helixFLEXTUBEPV
Medium weight coextruded PVC hose with external PVC helix Best for homeowner or light duty commercial applications. Great for grass clippings, leaves or other soft material. Clear with a smooth interior wall for excellent flow of material. Better Smooth Good Moderate
FLEX-TUBE TR
Black w/ black helixFLEXTUBETR
Medium weight coextruded Thermoplastic Rubber hose w/ external polypropylene helix Heavier duty than the T-7W or PV. Black with a smooth interior designed for moderate to heavy duty commercial use. Good Smooth Better Moderate
FLEX-TUBE PU
Clear w/ yellow helixFLEXTUBEPU
Medium weight coextruded Urethane hose w/ external ABS helix Our best hose for heavy duty commercial use. Clear with a smooth interior. Extremely puncture resistant against twigs, small stones, acorns, etc…. Highly recommended for straw, bark or mulch blowing. Better Smooth Best Most Expensive