Layflat hose is a common material for industry and agriculture use. However, agriculture only need small size layflat hose such as 2 inch. Because the water pump determines the size of hose. Then what is large diameter used for? In fact large diameter layflat hose is mainly for dirt discharge and municipal water discharge. Besides, drought resistance and firefighting also need such hose. Because the large diameter brings large amount of water. Thus it makes the work more effective.
Let me show you how to choose a large size nylon layflat hose
First of all, we need to know the diameter of large size layflat hose. Generally, we say the diameter by inch. 4 inch is 100mm and 6 inch is 150mm. While 8 inch is 200mm. Knowing the size, it will be easy to choose.
As for the material, the type of lining determines the service life of layflat hose. Quality lining is durable and resistant to aging. Besides, it will not cause leakage and other problems.The cover of nylon layflat hose absorbs high tensile polyester yarn braid. Because it’s durable with longer service life. Besides, it remains the pressure resistance after long time’s use. While the PU lining provides great abrasion and corrosion resistance. Therefore, it has better property than normal layflat hose on dirt discharge and mud transfer.
Some suggestions for correct use
During the transfer and discharge, you should use the hose correctly. Otherwise there may be problems. For example, the leakage. Here with you some tips.
First, you’d better use the nylon layflat hose within the pressure range. Second, there should not be any fold and twist when set it. Besides, keep it away from sharp things. Moreover, if your layflat hose has to cross the road, make pretty prevent. Last, clean it after use and store it away from heat resource and acid substance. The service life will prolong only if do these.
OrientFlex is a professional supplier of all kinds of hoses. Besides large size nylon layflate hose, we offer you fire layflat hose. If you have any question during the use and inquiry, feel free to contact us.