Orbit 5/8 in. Female Metal Mender-27944 at The Home Depot
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Model # 27944

Internet # 100659306

Store SKU # 106814

5/8 in. Female Metal Mender


Orbit 5/8 in. Female Metal Mender
 

This item has been discontinued.
The Home Depot no longer carries this specific product.

$3.47 / each
Item cannot be shipped to the following state(s): AK,GU,HI,PR,VI
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PRODUCT OVERVIEW

Model # 27944

Internet # 100659306

Store SKU # 106814

The VIGORO 5/8 in. Female Hose Mender is designed to replace the faucet end of your 5/8 in. hose should it become damaged. The mender is an economical way to extend the life of your garden hose. To be used outdoors with cold water only.

  • Replaces the female end of a 5/8 in. hose
  • Heavy-duty construction
  • Stainless steel clamp
  • For outdoor use with cold water
  • Note: product may vary by store

SPECIFICATIONS

Assembled Depth (in.)  1.5 in  Assembled Height (in.)  5 in 
Assembled Width (in.)  1.5 in  Manufacturer Warranty  7 years 
Number of Pieces  Returnable  90-Day 

CUSTOMER REVIEWS

Rated 2.2 out of 5 by 5 reviewers.
Rated 1 out of 5 by Warning ! Do not use! Warning! Unless you are looking for a project down the road, don't use these. I bought four of them and learned the hard way that they corrode very quickly where the threads make contact with hose bib, nozzle, etc., eventually making it impossible to remove, no matter how much WD-40 you use. They are cheap aluminum fittings colored to look like brass. Aluminum presents a greater risk of galvanic corrosion than most other materials. This means that where it comes into contact with other metals it corrodes quickly, and the result is the threads become permanently stuck together. So unless you are handy with tools and want to waste the time cutting away and knocking the old threads off with a chisel, hopefully not damaging your hose bib, nozzle, or other fitting in the process, then go with REAL brass (but these seem to be getting harder to find at home depot) or plastic. I've attached a picture of the aftermath. September 13, 2014
Rated 3 out of 5 by Not actually brass. Works fine, but the brass color scratches off to reveal that it is really aluminum, which is not as strong and the threads wear down much quicker. April 26, 2012
Rated 1 out of 5 by genuine Aluminum You would be better off to stay with brass or plastic. Will corrode to anything you attach it to May 3, 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by good stuff these will not get hard and brittle and break due to the age January 21, 2014
Rated 1 out of 5 by not good NOT Brass. Heavy duty not. Have to use wrenches to take apart hoses using these parts. They corrode and lock together. Junk in the guise of quality. March 27, 2013
1-5 of 5

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