Example - Water Flow through a Hose and Pressure Loss 2 gpm (7.6 liter/min) flows through a 1/2" Water Hose - Swan Hose
Designed for the typical backyard enthusiast, Swan’s FairLAWN® water hose is a lightweight garden hose for low-water-pressure needs. Its light weight coupled with low PSI make it the best garden hose for accomplishing light-duty gardening tasks with the least amount of effort, such as watering delie plants and rinsing off garden tools.
mation concerning hose selection, see page 4 of this alog. There are several factors which affect selection of a hose sized such that it will provide the desired rate of flow at the required pressure; these are: † Hose size † Hose length † Hose ends † Bends
2007/5/31· In reality, a 3/4" garden hose will typically have around 10 GPM flow rate. That is the practical rate, not theoretical rate. Remeer, if you are looking at a realistic situation, you probably have 50-100 ft of 3/4" pipe between the water main and the hose.