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Old 05-18-2019, 07:03 AM   #1
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Zero G hose ... which one is safe to use?

Thinking of getting a Zero G hose, as I'm tired of wrestling with the drinking-water hose I have now.

Is there a Zero G that is rated for drinking-water use?
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Old 05-18-2019, 07:21 AM   #2
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Is there a Zero G that is rated for drinking-water use?
I thought they all were. I know mine is and it's brown.
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Old 05-18-2019, 07:23 AM   #3
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The Zero G Blue hose is rated RV safe. I donít see any white color.
Water has not affected us. Tastes fine and runs clear.
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Old 05-18-2019, 07:50 AM   #4
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Look in the inside of the hose.
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Old 05-18-2019, 09:01 AM   #5
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I thought they all were. I know mine is and it's brown.
Yep...they all are.👍

"50% lighter weight compared to commercial vinyl hose
Jobsite tough - abrasion, leak & puncture resistant with burst rating of 600+ psi
Kink-resistant, easy to maneuver, drinking water safe & lead free
Does not expand or retract, guaranteeing an uninterrupted and high water flow Rate"

We have one 150' and two 25' 5/8" that take up the space of one 50' white at half the weight... much easier to store in plastic bags.

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Yep - don't leave home without one.
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We have a large water filter in the middle of two hoses and I found the 25 feet ( for a total of 50) was too much hose. I tried a couple of others and settled on Flexilla. Purchased on Amazon. Each is 8 feet and very flexible as the name implies. They are yellow/green and drinking safe and will handle freezing temps which the reg zero G wonít. Donít get me wrong the Zero G is a great hose just not for application.
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Zero G

Here is the 50' version of the one I have
https://smile.amazon.com/dp/B01N1FB9..._t1_B01E38IB3M
It says Drinking water/RV safe on package. I have had mine for two years and it's great. No more struggling with plastic hose in the winter.
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Ok for Drinking Water

Weíve been using the blue one for drinking water with no issues for two years. We no longer have leak issues at the hookup points. Heartily recommend vs. traditional water hoses.
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I have the blue one and love it
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Old 05-18-2019, 10:36 PM   #12
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They are all rated for Drinking.

I use the blue one for drinking and the black one for everything else.
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We had a really bad ďhose-waterĒ taste our first time out this season. Used it last year without an issue. I really donít want to go back to the standard hose. Anyone else with a taste issue?
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I sanitize my hoses with a bleach solution to prevent bad taste. I use a funnel to put the solution in, then screw the ends together and roll it around. I usually let it sit a few hours, then rinse.
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