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Mar

Hose Clamps the Savior for Do it Yourself Plumbing

Written by Free Car Magazine. Posted in Constant tension hose clamp, Hose clamp, Quick release hose clamps

Hose clamp assortment

In this day in age, you would be tough pressed to find anyone who isn’t interested in the latest trend of do it yourself. Why wouldn’t someone cut costs, while learning more about a hobby they may be interested in? If there are any plumbing aficionados out there, large diameter hose clamps are necessities for your next project.

Invented in 1921 by former Royal Navy commander Lumley Robinson, a hose clamp is a gadget used to seal and attach a hose onto a nipple or barb fitting. Manufactured to ensure a tight seal between a hose and a barb, there are many types of hose clamps including worm gear clamps, spring clamps, and wire clamps, all coming in a wide variety of sizes in order to meet the needs of a hose of any size.

Each hose clamp is similar but different. The spring clamp is of the simple