Quick Connect water hose fittings
- I have installed quick connect fittings for all my water hose
fittings on the RV as well as the house. Always bought them from my
local h/w store (Orchard Supply Hardware). But they just changed to
a different brand that didn't fit my old type. I was NOT happy. I
had just purchased another hose and needed more fittings so I could
hook it to my old one.
So I emailed OSH my complaint about the the new ones verus old ones.
To my surprise, they emailed back and said to bring in all my old
fittings, and they would (at no charge) replace them all with the new
ones. So should get 10+ free sets tomorrow. BTW, the new ones look
better anyway. Come with Female or Male threads for either end. The
old ones forced me to buy the more expensive piece for things I swap
out, like nozzles. Now I can use the cheaper side. However I do
plan to buy enough spares to cover for future "improvements" from the
If anyone is having a similar problem, maybe an email complaint can
- Bill and group, FWIW I also put quick disconnect fittings on my hose
connections for the Bird and the house.
I found some that I really liked at WalMart. They are brass and seem
to be very well made. I don't remember the cost, but do remember
that they were cheaper than any other non-plastic connectors I could
They slip together very easily and don't leak . . . what else could
Regards, Bruce in Raleigh, NC KI4ME
1983 35FC-RB Wanderlodge
FMCA 7142s - WL 3910 - GoodSam
- I work for a pressure washer parts disturbution company and we stock
the hanson quick connect couplers. This is what I have on my Travco,
if you ever have problem finding them just let me know, we have boxes
of these things and they are almost next to nothing
--- In classicrv@y..., "bamnc" <bamnc@b...> wrote:
> Bill and group, FWIW I also put quick disconnect fittings on my
> connections for the Bird and the house.
> I found some that I really liked at WalMart. They are brass and
> to be very well made. I don't remember the cost, but do remember
> that they were cheaper than any other non-plastic connectors I
> They slip together very easily and don't leak . . . what else could
> one want?
> Regards, Bruce in Raleigh, NC KI4ME
> 1983 35FC-RB Wanderlodge
> FMCA 7142s - WL 3910 - GoodSam