Another newbie question

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  1. Machine4321

    Machine4321 New Member

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    Bought a white RV hose. I tested it out on the house first to make sure all the connections were good.

    Do these hoses have restrictors built in? Mid way down the hose there is something hard in it and you can feel full pressure before this spot and reduced after that. It also makes a lot of noise too. I have a brass restrictor as well and the flow was the same with or without it.

    Just curious if it's a thing or not.

    Thanks
     
  2. Raycfe

    Raycfe Waterford Ct.

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    Sounds like you just have a bad hose or something is stuck in it. If is brand new I would return it. If old cut out the bad part and add new ends to the cut ends. Now you just have 2 hoses.
     
  3. Machine4321

    Machine4321 New Member

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    It's weird, it's in the middle of the hose and what ever it is its in straight.
     
  4. joet

    joet Well-Known Member

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    Something stuck in it
     
  5. PopUpSteve

    PopUpSteve Administrator

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    A dead mouse maybe! [EEK]
     
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  6. Machine4321

    Machine4321 New Member

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    Leaving tomorrow for 4day camp and no time to return it. There's water going through so hopefully it works.
     
  7. jnc

    jnc Welcome from New Hampshire

    Just use your old garden hose for now. It wont hurt for one weekend, everybody use to drink from them all summer long.
     
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  8. Machine4321

    Machine4321 New Member

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    It may have got caught in the snow blower over the winter......it's missing the end now lol
     
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  9. Sjm9911

    Sjm9911 Well-Known Member

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    Hit a walmart on the way to the campground!
     
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  10. emoney

    emoney Well-Known Member

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    Yeah, not sure I’ve ever seen a hose with a built in pressure regulator. Now, if you tell us it was $100 then maybe we will learn something new, lol
     
  11. PopUpSteve

    PopUpSteve Administrator

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    Here's a thought, Take it back to where you bought it and get another one.
     
  12. jnc

    jnc Welcome from New Hampshire

    LOL I have done that a time or two myself. The first time I didn't even know I did it until it thawed out. I had cut a 6" piece off a stray loop.
     
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  13. Machine4321

    Machine4321 New Member

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    ? Of course that's the plan. I was asking if it was normal. I also stated that I wasn't able to take it back right away.
     

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