There are many types of industrial hoses. Each hose is designed for a particular application or related applications. When hose is used in the correct application, with the proper couplings, the hose assembly will give long, trouble free service. Selection of the proper hose for an application and installing and using the hose assembly in a safe and proper manner is essential for protection from bodily injury, environmental exposure and equipment damage. Inappropriate hose selection, installation or use may result in hose leakage, burst or other failure. GHX associates will gladly assist you with any technical application, installation or maintenance questions.