• 05-17-2011
    woodyak
    Hope Braided Hose question
    What is that plastic sheath on the outside of the braid for? Can it be removed?
  • 05-17-2011
    keen
    Quote:

    Originally Posted by woodyak
    What is that plastic sheath on the outside of the braid for? Can it be removed?

    Older non covered hoses can wreak havoc on a frame's paint job, not sure if the sheath help w/ structural integrity - best fleave them alone.
  • 05-17-2011
    NWS
    Uncovered braid is very abrasive.