Choosing the Right Hose

Our hose capabilities and end configurations are endless - with crimp capabilities to 10”. If you need help selecting the right hose for the job, just call on the experts at Munro 1-800-933-1290.

We adhere to the NAHAD (National Association of Hose and Accessories Distributors) standards and require NAHAD certification for all employees on our hose assembly team. We batch test all hose assemblies and can meet any customer testing requirements. We also offer routine maintenance testing services for hose up to 14”.


What is the best type of hose for my application?
Choosing the best hose for your application is improtant for both performance and safety reasons. Important aspects for choosing the right type of hose can be summed up in an easy to remember acronym: STAMPED

Size What is the required inner diameter and length?
Temperature     What are the expected minimum and maximum temperatures of the material conveyed? What are the environmental temperature expectations?
Application How will the hose be used? Suction or discharge? Will it be drug? What is the environment the hose will be in?
Media What will be going through the hose? Is it water, chemicals, fuels or something else? Dirty water or clean water?
Pressure To how much pressure will the assembly be exposed?
Ends What type, orientation and attachment methods are needed?
Delivery What are the testing, quality, packaging, and delivery requirements?