CrimpIQ Controller

Technology company Continental has developed and introduced a cutting edge intelligent crimpIQ controller for distributors and customers in the hydraulic and industrial hose markets. “This new, exclusive crimping technology will enable Continental to provide the customer with instantaneous updates to the crimper thereby reducing costly downtime and offering a new level of enhanced efficiency, safety,…

Happy Thanksgiving!

A special greeting at Thanksgiving time to express our sincere appreciation for your loyalty to Amazon Hose & Rubber Company. We are deeply thankful and extend to you our best wishes for a happy and healthy Thanksgiving Day! Our offices will be closed on Thursday, November 22nd and Friday, November 23rd, so we can all enjoy the holiday…

Static Electricity and Hose Assembly Safety

What do static electricity and hose assembly safety have in common? Most of us are familiar with the shock associated with static electricity. People have amused themselves for decades by shuffling their feet across a carpet and touching a doorknob for a quick zap. As entertaining as it might be, static electricity commands respect. In an…

Types of Expansion Joints

Many types of expansion joints are used in industrial applications. Why are they necessary? As piping systems heat and cool, they experience changes in length caused by thermal expansion and contraction. The amount of this thermal expansion depends on the length of the piping run, the temperature differential, and the alloy of the pipe. Amazon Hose…

Closed in Observance of Memorial Day

Remembering and honoring all who have served this country. We hope you and your loved ones have a safe and happy Memorial Day weekend. Amazon Hose will be closed Monday, May 28th in observance of the Holiday.

Storm Season 2018…Are You Prepared?

Colorado State University, who has predicted hurricane patterns since 1984, has stated that 2018 will be an above average hurricane season with 14 named storms and up to 10 hurricanes…storm season 2018, are you prepared? Amazon Hose & Rubber Company can help with your prep work. All of our locations are stocked with water suction…

American Craft Beer Week 2018

Every year, cities and states across the country host a beer week or beer weeks to celebrate the culture and community of craft brewers across the United States. Amazon Hose & Rubber, as a member of The Brewers Association is proud to recognize and be apart of American Craft Beer Week®, each May. As a family-owned…

Custom Made Hoses

Amazon Hose is your source for custom made hoses! They are generally manufactured to meet the requirements of a specific application. Application of hose components (tube reinforcement/cover etc.) is typically by hand. Applications requiring hose attributes that are not typically available with standard hose assembly components are usually considered custom. Application considerations requiring non-standard solutions…

Continental Distributor for 45 Years!

Celebrating a 45 year relationship with Continental (Goodyear) last night with the Continental and Amazon Hose and Rubber Sales team from our Miami Branch. Thanks to Bruce Smilie, Andrew Wallick and Kevin Henry of Continental for being our host. Amazon Hose is a Continental Select Distributor of Industrial and Hydraulic Hoses. Great night with a…

Environmental Friendly Fuel Choice – LNG

Environmental friendly fuel choice – LNG is on the rise! Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) is becoming an increasingly attractive energy option. It is rapidly gaining popularity as being the best choice with its clean-burning qualities. While much of the historical and current focus is on LNG fuel usage in the maritime industry, interest in LNG extends…