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18"L Stainless Steel Braided Water Heater Flex Hose for Water Heater

  • Item # 38EG44
  • My Part #
  • Mfr. Model # U3088FLEX18BVLF
  • Catalog Page # 2801
  • UNSPSC # 40142008
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Product Details

Includes an integral ball valve. Certified for use in potable water applications.

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Technical Specs

  • Item Water Heater Flex Hose
  • Material of Construction Stainless Steel Braided
  • Application Water Heater
  • Outside Dia. (In.) 3/4
  • Inlet Size (In.) 3/4
  • Inlet Type Push Fit
  • Outlet (In.) 3/4
  • Outlet Type FIP
  • Water Connector Inlet Size (In) 3/4
  • Water Connector Inlet Type Push Fit
  • Water Connector Outlet Size (In) 3/4
  • Water Connector Outlet Type FNPT
  • Length (In.) 18
  • Max. Working Pressure (PSI) 200
  • Operating Temp. (F) 32 Degrees to 200 Degrees
  • Inner Core EPDM
  • Nut Material Brass
  • Finish Stainless Steel
  • Features Flexible
  • Standards IAPMO, NSF61
  • Package Quantity 12
  • Pipe Dia. (In.) 3/4
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Compliance and Restrictions

  • This product has been certified by a third party to be compliant with the “Safe Drinking Water Act” requirements for low lead in potable (human consumption - drinking and cooking) and non-potable water applications (non-human consumption).

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18 In L Stainless Steel Braided Water Heater Flex Hose for Water Heater is rated 3.0 out of 5 by 3.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Easy water line connection It was so helpful installing my eater heater. It made aligning the water line much easier.
Date published: 2017-07-18
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Ease of Install Can't be easier. No leaks, easy cuts on established piping's. Think there should be a 24" shutoff too. Measure the "from to the to" first. Buy the tool to disconnect. Clean the copper existing piping prior to attaching Again, I just installed. So to see if the flexible connectors have a 'lifetime", I'll have to get back to you.
Date published: 2016-11-22
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Shark Bite,18"x1/2x3/4 and15"x3/4x3/4 hot water co Your shark bite hot water connecters caused me to have black pieces of plastic in my bathtub after running hot water. I'm so upset about this since this has happened twice, once 6 months ago and again this week. It has cost over 200.00 dollars in plumbers fees because of your defective products. Plus the cost of your connections. The plumber had to connect all the pipes with copper fittings. Hopefully, this will end the nightmare with your products
Date published: 2015-06-29
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