We know that most of the countries in the world are agricultural countries. Thus the demand to irrigation equipment is huge. Months later, the spring irrigation will come. While farmers are looking for a proper irrigation layflat hose for their farm land. The spring irrigation is really important to crops, especially to wheat. Therefore, you have to choose a great layflat hose with high quality. Next let me show you the tips to choose irrigation layflat hose
Pay attention to 3 points of irrigation layflat hose
1. The braid should be even, while the surface shall be clean. Besides, the inner and outer diameter should be even.
2. Lining should be even on the thickness and also should be smooth. In another hand, there should not be any wrinkle or damage.
3. The pressure should meet the work condition. Because higher pressure may cause burst.
Types of irrigation layflat hose
Different layflat hoses has their own property. But generally, 3 types are better for irrigation.
PVC lining irrigation layflat hose
It absorbs polyester yarn as the raw material with a quality PVC lining. It resists abrasion and aging. Thus you can use it outside for long time. Besides, it’s UV resistant. So you never have to worry about the aging by sunlight. Together with the large water amount, it’s the most used layflat hose in farmland.
PU lining layflat hose
It has better property than other layflat hose. PU lining layflat hose has great abrasion resistant. Most important, it resists corrosion. Thus it can not only deliver water, but also suitable for fertilizer. Besides, The general hose is 2-4 inches. And they can use for most of the irrigation cases. However, if install on high pressure spray system, you need a larger one.
Plastic coated layflat hose
This kind hose is popular in the irrigation work. Because it is double layer. Thus the abrasion and aging resistance is much better.
Above are the 3 common irrigation layflat hoses. If you have any question or inquiry, fell free to contact Orientflex.