AWAB has deep roots in the marine industry and manufactures the best hose clamps available. Their popular alloy 316 stainless steel hose clamp offers exceptional corrosion resistance properties that make it ideal for the marine environment and use in corrosive environments.
316 Hose Clamps
AWAB's popular stainless steel clamps offer high quality and durability, for use in the harshest environments. Hose clamps are devices that are used to attach and seal a hose onto a fitting such as a barb or nib, and while most other 300-series stainless alloys are just chrome-nickel alloys, the 316 has 3% Molybdenum added with helps to increase its resistance to crevice corrosion and stress-cracking corrosion, and reduces its ability to be magnetized. Some of the features that makes this "the better hose clamp" is that it is designed with even circular tightening, and rolled band edges to protect the hose from wear and damage from the clamp. These clamps also feature band and screw threads that are properly pitched, making the clamp immune to vibration backoff. The 316 hose clamp is ideal for many harsh environments, including:
AWAB offers these soft red vinyl tail tips to dress up hose and clamp ends, while also making helping to protect your hands and hoses from sharp edges and corners. These tips fit on 1/2" band clamps.