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Pocket Hose Original Silver Bullet Water Hose by BulbHead Expandable Garden Hose That Grows with Lead Free Aluminum Connectors Safe Drinking Water Hose 75 Feet

Last Updated: September 17, 2019 (Refresh Now)
6.2
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Build Quality
 59
hoses, nozzle, plastic, apart, still
+37%
-63%
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" ...  Plastic connectors are low quality.  ...  "
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" ...  Blew apart after a few uses  ...  "
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" ...  That would be fine except for the little plastic debris (appears to come from the hose itself) Now, I have little pressure and little use for my 100' long hose.  ...  "
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" ...  Lightweight, but poorly constructed and leaks.  ...  "
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" ...  Also, the connector on the water/attachment end is very cheaply constructed plastic (once you remove the included spray nozzle).  ...  "
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" ...  Was broke at nozzle  ...  "
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" ...  The metal connector to faucet is so cheaply made the hose cannot get connected, the grooves are too thin  ...  "
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" ...  First off the word cheaply made comes to mind. ... Aluminum fittings, wouldn’t screw on to faucet because hard plastic washer was not positioned correctly.  ...  "
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Inlet Outlet Pipe
 43
love this hose, leak, water, short, second
+56%
-44%
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" ...  This hose is the perfect length for me!  ...  "
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" ...  Much better than conventional hose!  ...  "
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" ...  Love this hose.  ...  "
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" ...  Hose does what it says it does  ...  "
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" ...  Love this hose .  ...  "
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" ...  THIS HOSE IS EVERY BIT IT SAYS IT IS.  ...  "
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" ...  I generally get a least a years use out of the pocket hose.  ...  "
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" ...  I love this hose .  ...  "
Product Reliability
 33
days, years, one, first, months
+30%
-70%
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" ...  Didn't last 2 days.  ...  "
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" ...  nope sprung a leak within 3 weeks.  ...  "
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" ...  I have had mine for about 1 month and it has a pinhole leak.  ...  "
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" ...  Sprung a leak a few days into use.  ...  "
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" ...  Very disappointed it did not last longer,  ...  "
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" ...  A week later it just burst.  ...  "
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" ...  Have only had it since April and today it blew out - what a disappointment!  ...  "
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" ...  it leaked in two places .  ...  "
Ease of Use
 29
easy to use, use, lightweight, handle, much easier
+93%
-7%
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" ...  So easy to use  ...  "
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" ...  I hope this one lasts they are so easy to use  ...  "
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" ...  Ease of storage and use.  ...  "
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" ...  Certainly lighter and easier to maneuver than most hoses.  ...  "
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" ...  Lightweight, compact, easy to use.  ...  "
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" ...  Like, easy to use.  ...  "
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" ...  Best part is it’s lightweight and easy to store.  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to use.  ...  "
Water Usage
 24
hose, turned, pressure, flow, well
+29%
-71%
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" ...  The moment I hooked up the hose to my water out let, the whole hose leaks and no water come out the nozzle.  ...  "
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" ...  I carefully drained all the water out of it coil by coil but it was still larger than its original size  ...  "
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" ...  Now my water bill will be through the roof, thanks to this cheaply made product.  ...  "
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" ...  Not tough enough for water oressure  ...  "
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" ...  Doesn’t shrink once water is turned off.  ...  "
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" ...  Does not retrieve when water is turned off!  ...  "
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" ...  LEAKED profusely from the minute I turned water on.  ...  "
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" ...  Now water squirts out at the connection.  ...  "
Fit
 18
water, grip, faucet, well, tighten
+22%
-78%
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" ...  Plastic fitting not metal.  ...  "
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" ...  The quality is really bad if a hole happens while sitting still.  ...  "
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" ...  Hooked it up and when I turned on the water the hose will not hold a tight seal despite trying it on 4 different faucets at 2 different houses.  ...  "
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" ...  Glued that to make stronger but it sprung a huge leak in the middle of the hose on second use.  ...  "
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" ...  First use the nozzle jammed and couldn’t adjust it.  ...  "
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" ...  The first one leaked between the hose and threaded part that attaches to the spigot.  ...  "
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" ...  Would not fit my faucet which is standard size.  ...  "
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" ...  Aluminum fittings, wouldn’t screw on to faucet because hard plastic washer was not positioned correctly. ... So after using a wrench to try to tighten the fitting, more water came out of the fitting on the hose than out of the end of the hose.  ...  "
Price
 15
worth, waste, price
+27%
-73%
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" ...  Don't waste your money on it - look elsewhere!  ...  "
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" ...  Waste of money!  ...  "
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" ...  The price is not competitive.  ...  "
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" ...  Not worth the money!  ...  "
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" ...  DO NOT WASTE YOUR MONEY 💰  ...  "
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" ...  Don't waste your money.  ...  "
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" ...  Don't waste your money!! ... Not worth your money!  ...  "
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" ...  Therefore, not worth the money that we paid for it.  ...  "
Returns
 15
replacement, returned, refund, amazon, ups
-100%
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" ...  I want to return this hose for a full refund !!  ...  "
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" ...  I received it July 31 2019 and it is being returned August 1, 2019.  ...  "
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" ...  I returned it and asked for a replacement thinking this was just a fluke. ... Unfortunately the replacement did the same thing so I returned that one without trying for a 3rd time.  ...  "
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" ...  I have the receipt that I returned the item before August 18th.  ...  "
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" ...  Ended up returning two of these.  ...  "
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" ...  Had to return for a refund.  ...  "
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" ...  Sent it back!!!!  ...  "
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" ...  I sent it back.  ...  "
Weight
 15
weight, easy, kink, works, hose
+80%
-20%
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" ...  It is a light weight durable hose that doesn't kink.  ...  "
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" ...  Works way better-hold pressure better(doesn’t shrink when fully open) and it’s super light weight and easy to move.  ...  "
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" ...  Light weight and very easy to move around the yard  ...  "
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" ...  Small , light and extremely durable.  ...  "
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" ...  Great light weight hose that I can manage on my porch.  ...  "
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" ...  Expand abilities are great and the recoil is good but slow but really light weight and easy to pull back in.  ...  "
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" ...  I like it because it’s just so light weight.  ...  "
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" ...  On a good note, I love how light weight it is and how it doesn’t kink.  ...  "
Size
 15
love, use, light, easy to use, easy
+93%
-7%
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" ...  I thought is was smaller but it’s so light and pliable that smallness doesn’t matter.  ...  "
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" ...  Lightweight, compact, easy to use.  ...  "
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" ...  Lightweight and powerful!  ...  "
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" ...  Excellent price and I'm a big fan of Pocket Hoses!  ...  "
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" ...  Ease of storage and use.  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to maneuver, fast to coil back up, light to carry around.  ...  "
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" ...  Love the fact it's so lightweight  ...  "
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" ...  Neat concept (compact hose when not in use, full size hose when in use) but not durable at all.  ...  "
Marketplace
 14
advertised, works, contact, company, return
+43%
-57%
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" ...  This item is not as described.  ...  "
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" ...  Amazon should not sell these products - will never buy another one and discourage anyone from purchasing.  ...  "
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" ...  The company the sold to me on Amazon doesn't seem to want to do anything beyond 30 days.  ...  "
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" ...  Attempting to contact supplier for replacement currently.  ...  "
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" ...  Did not preform as advertised.  ...  "
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" ...  Amazon needs to remove it.  ...  "
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" ...  right in to the trash because i did not order it through prime.  ...  "
Storage
 12
pocket hose, pocket, hoses, years, well
+92%
-8%
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" ...  Neat concept (compact hose when not in use, full size hose when in use) but not durable at all.  ...  "
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" ...  We'll see how well it holds up.  ...  "
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" ...  I like the hoses because they are very light, they don't take much space and they are very easy to use  ...  "
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" ...  I had another pocket hose that lasted 3 years.  ...  "
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" ...  I've had one of these small-sized hoses, and it didn't work very well.  ...  "
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" ...  We do store it inside the garage after each use.  ...  "
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" ...  I previously owned the original pocket hose and loved it.  ...  "
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" ...  The Pocket hose is great! ... I generally get a least a years use out of the pocket hose.  ...  "
Water Resistance
 11
turned, hose, far, 75, pool
+36%
-64%
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" ...  Not tough enough for water oressure  ...  "
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" ...  I have the 75 foot version and when it is full of water it is heavy!! ... When I try to drag it across my backyard to water the plants at the far end it tingles up on itself and I have to put the hose down and go back and untangle it before it will reach the 75 yards.  ...  "
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" ...  It was hard to stretch it out when it didn't have water in it.  ...  "
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" ...  Does not retrieve when water is turned off!  ...  "
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" ...  LEAKED profusely from the minute I turned water on.  ...  "
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" ...  Doesn’t shrink once water is turned off.  ...  "
Capacity
 10
front, house, home, ft, bought
+80%
-20%
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" ...  Love this house .  ...  "
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" ...  Take up very small footprint when not in use, light and easy to move around yard.  ...  "
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" ...  Perfect for a small garden.  ...  "
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" ...  We got the 100 ft version and it goes all over the front area of our home.  ...  "
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" ...  I loved our first hose we purchased so I bought a 2nd hose for another area of our yard.  ...  "
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" ...  Works great to move around our home from the backyard to the front yard.  ...  "
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" ...  Perfect for small garage.  ...  "
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" ...  I guess he wanted one for front of house and one for back of house.  ...  "
Cleaning
 8
spray nozzle, debris, nozzle, makes, leaks
+13%
-88%
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" ...  When I started to bath the danes - the hose would sit longer while scrubbing the dog.  ...  "
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" ...  It makes the hose unusable since I don't want the foundation of my house saturated while the hose is in use.  ...  "
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" ...  Spray nozzle that I bought for 10 buck is worthless.  ...  "
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" ...  Then a small debris plugged the very small opening. ... That would be fine except for the little plastic debris (appears to come from the hose itself) Now, I have little pressure and little use for my 100' long hose.  ...  "
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" ...  The 2nd hose leaks around the nozzle really bad :-( Tried a different nozzle to isolate the problem and it leaked too therefore, it's the the hose.  ...  "
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" ...  Hate this hose it's a live it has a it's so hard to control it is ugly will never buy again or replace it with that or anybody that makes that one it is  ...  "
Comfort
 8
hands, ever, works, weight, sprinkler
+38%
-63%
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" ...  It snapped off at the faucet and I used it only a few times, not a good purchase at all  ...  "
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" ...  Hands down the worst product I've ever purchased.  ...  "
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" ...  Nozel fell apart.  ...  "
Cables
 6
still, connectors
-100%
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" ...  the connector came apart after a few uses.  ...  "
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" ...  By the third dane - just from the pressure sitting in the hose - the hose separated from the connector.  ...  "
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" ...  couplings/connectors/hose material are flimsy.  ...  "
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" ...  Plastic connectors are low quality.  ...  "
Product As Described
 6
works
+67%
-33%
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" ...  Exactly as expected.  ...  "
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" ...  Works as advertised  ...  "
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" ...  It’s super lightweight and works as described.  ...  "
As Gift
 3
+67%
-33%
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" ...  I liked it so much that I plan to get another for my neighbor as a gift.  ...  "
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" ...  I have not really used this particular one, as it was a gift.  ...  "

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