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ALL-AMERICAN HOSE @ FDIC 2019: WHERE YOU SAW US

May 1st, 2019|

All-American Hose provided hose for so many uses during the 2019 FDIC Show! The 2019 FDIC show has come and gone, but we at All-American Hose are still thinking about the wonderful experience we had and the amazing turnout (pun intended!) of fire industry professionals coming together to advance the industry. We're grateful for each and every conversation, demonstration, and meeting we had with fellow exhibitors and attendees at FDIC. Spending a week talking to hundreds of firefighters and industry experts sure

SNAP-TITE HOSE CELEBRATES 50 YEARS

April 24th, 2019|

All-American Hose is proud to announce that our Snap-tite Hose celebrates its Fiftieth Anniversary this year. We’ve been manufacturing and testing Snap-tite Hose for five decades and during that time have listened to firefighters to enhance our process so All-American Hose consistently manufactures reliable, dependable, durable, and trust-worthy hose to meet firefighter requirements. THE SECRET IS OUR RUBBER A special and exclusive rubber compound creates a tough, but flexible cover that resists heat, abrasion, snags and hot embers, giving you

OUR 2019 FDIC RECAP: WHAT A GREAT TIME!

April 22nd, 2019|

All-American Hose was excited to be a exhibitioner at this year's FDIC Show in Indianapolis. We were thrilled to get out and talk to our distribution partners, customers, and the firefighting community. At FDIC, we really wanted to talk to people who already use and love our hose and introduce others to our entire product line of hose. All-American Hose products are built to meet the highest quality specifications for superior performance and durability, and we wanted to prove that our hose

HOW TO FIND THE RIGHT HOSE FOR YOUR SPECIFIC SERVICE – RUBBER VS JACKET HOSE EXPLAINED!

March 5th, 2019|

Rubber attack and supply fire hoses are the tried-and-true of the industry. While jacketed hose has seen a recent surge in use in all industries alike, there is no denying how useful a rubber fire hose can be. So how do you determine which hose is best for you? Do you choose a rubber hose or a jacketed hose? READ BELOW FOR ALL-AMERICAN'S TAKE ON WHY RUBBER HOSE WORKS GREAT FOR A LOT OF APPLICATIONS. Using a rubber fire hose

THE QUICKEST & EASIEST WAY TO CHOOSE THE RIGHT FIRE HOSE FOR YOU

February 12th, 2019|

When it comes to ensuring firefighter safety and optimum performance on the fireground, choosing the right fire hose is essential. You want a hose that performs and keeps you and your team safe. So how do you choose the right hose? What kind of questions do you ask to find out what hose works best for you and your unique station? While there are universal industry hose specifications, it’s important to first consider your department’s size and workload. Ask yourself

THE TOP QUESTIONS YOU NEED ANSWERED WHEN BUYING RUBBER HOSE

January 8th, 2019|

Rubber fire hoses are still the preferred hose of many municipalities. They are light, easy to move, and very easy to clean of cancer-causing agents left on hoses long after the fire has been extinguished. While jacketed fire hoses have seen a recent rise in popularity, the rubber hose is tried and true for many reasons.  When looking for a rubber hose manufacturer, there are a few things you need to be aware of. Extruded thru the weave rubber hose manufactured

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