Brass couplings with built-in washers provide unrestricted and secure water flow. Resists stains, mold growth and surface abrasions. Features maximum kink resistance in even sub-freezing conditions. Our Flexogen 8-Ply Garden Hoses make all of your watering needs easier than ever. The patented 8-ply construction uses double tire cord reinforced foam layers for added strength and superior flexibility. Flexogen hoses will not burst, become brittle, or kink like typical hoses. . . . Made in the USA.