Hose Clamps

A Hose Clamp or hose clip also known as a hose lock, is a device used to attach and seal a hose onto a fitting such as a barb or nipple.Hose clamps are not to complicated to figure out. Firstly expand the hose clamp by turning the screw counterclockwise, just large enough to slide over the hose.Now slide the hose clamp over the hose.The fitting that you want it to fit into, slide it over the hose.Slide the hose clamp over the joint between the fitting and the hose.


Different Types of Hose Clamps

There are a few different types of hose clamps which includes:

Worm Gear Hose Clamps: These clamps have a screw that acts as a worm to drive close to it.

T-Bolt Hose Clamps: This clamps are tightened into a hex nut.

Ear Clamps: The ear clamp have closing elements that are closed with a pincer tool.


How Strong is a Hose Clamp?

Hose clamps are durable & stable. The hose clamps can be hand tightened without the screw slipping or distorting the screw cage and use a providing reliably strong and stable clamping force. It should have a long lasting hold that is most ideal for a few demanding applications.