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Old March 12, 2018   #46
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My black Sears hose in now gray, after 60 years of being in the sun.
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Old March 12, 2018   #47
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I found the brand name. It's Teknor Apex https://www.apexhose.com/neverkink-e...eavy-duty-hose Mine is the 100' size.
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Old March 12, 2018   #48
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Thanks Worth. It helps to see what other people have liked.

Imp, I ordered one of the hose holders. We can compare notes and see how they hold up. Its not a big investment, anyway.
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Old March 12, 2018   #49
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I don't try to use hose holders as my old house is brick and that would mean serious drilling to hang one.

Thanks, Salt, I'll take a look at them too.

I am tired of buying hoses every couple years, so will be willing to spend a bit more if it would last and not kink up to high heavens, <smile>. I do drain my hoses in the winter and store them, but spring to fall, they are out, though often up at the house under shade when not in use.
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Sorry Imp, I thought you said you bought them, but it was Rockporter. Rockporter, we can share how they work.
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Old March 13, 2018   #51
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Sorry Imp, I thought you said you bought them, but it was Rockporter. Rockporter, we can share how they work.
Haven't bought them yet but have them in my Amazon account. I need to find out if hubby has anything from there he wants before I order. But yes, we can surely test them in our different climates for sure. Hot, humid and salty air here.
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Old March 14, 2018   #52
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Imp, if you are still looking Sears has the Craftsman 5/8" fifty ft. long rubber hose on sale for $20.00.

http://www.sears.com/craftsman-cm-if...0050830x000545
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Old March 15, 2018   #53
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Yep, still looking. That is a good price, too.
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