A layflat hose is a flexible and light weight hose that is to lay flat when not in use. It is typically made from PVC, rubber or other materials. The hose is ideal for a wide range of app, such as agriculture, mine and fire fighting. The hose can withstand high pressure water flow as well as extreme weather. It is called a layflat hose because you can easily roll up and store it in a compact space when not in use. Unlike traditional hoses that tend to remain coiled and require more storage space.
Apps of layflat hose
In general, layflat hose is ideal for various use. Here I mainly introduce 2.
Layflat hose is for irrigation and water transfer purpose. It is light in weight and flexible. Thus it’s easy to handle and install in the field. The hose absorbs a variety of materials like PVC, PU, and rubber. While the reinforce is high strength polyester fibers to ensure that it can bear the pressure of the water.
Layflat hose is ideal for a wide range of usages like crop irrigation, animal water and general water transfer. They are popular because you can easily roll up and transfer it. The hose is also very durable ans it can bear UV light, extreme temp and harsh chemicals. In addition, layflat hose is available in a variety of sizes and lengths for various demands.
In fire fighting, layflat hose connects to a fire hydrant or other water source. Then transfer water to the fire. The hoses is light in weight and flexible. Thus the fire fighter can use it easily. Besides, the fire fight work can be rapid. Layflat hose can bear wear so it’s durable. With a large diameter hose, you can deliver large volume of water onto the fire.