Ducting.com, a Rubber-Cal Brand, is America’s premier authority for all of your flexible ducting and industrial hose needs. As a trusted purveyor of flexible hose products since 1994, we specialize in durable, affordable hoses for air ventilation, solid waste, material handling, industrial exhaust, high temperature ventilation, and abrasive transfer applications. Our stocked inventory includes a vast selection of hoses made from versatile, long-lasting materials in I.D. Sizes from 3/4" to 24” hoses. This means fast and effective delivery to your facility. Best of all, our flexible ducting experts are ready to help you with your purchase. Are you just getting your project off the ground? Let our flexible hose specialists help educate you on the possibilities for your application, so you can make a well-informed decision.
Browse Ducting.com’s online catalog organized by the most popular industrial hose applications and hose materials. Within our complete line of flex hoses, we offer products designed for use in large-scale air ventilation systems such as the HVAC air ducts in large commercial and industrial buildings. We provide large diameter hoses that are custom made in length and in inside diameter sizes up to 60 inch! Our products are used in a bevy of applications such as: ventilation ducting, food grade hose, dust collection hose, portable AC hoses, fume exhaust hose, and street sweeper hose. Whether you are moving air, chemical fumes, abrasives, bulk materials, or high temperatures we have the right hose for your needs.
Ducting.com's line of flexible hose also includes many different types of hose materials, such as aluminum, stainless steel, Teflon, Hypalon, Thermoplastic rubber, PVC, and more. By offering a diverse catalog of products, we strive to provide you with the most complete sampling of ducting products so that you can make an informed, cost conscious decision when shopping for industrial hose equipment.
Looking for specialized drain ducts or other flex hoses to handle solid waste? Our material handling hoses include a versatile selection of anti-static hoses, dryer ducts, dust collection hoses, suction hoses, and more. Our line of durable ducting products also includes those flex hoses designed specifically for use in high-temperature applications such as chimney ducts and furnaces, as well as abrasives transfer in street sweepers and car vacuums.
We know you're on a budget and we want to help! When you purchase a flexible hose from Ducting.com, you are getting a resilient product quickly and at an affordable price. By stocking and shipping every flex ducting product we sell, we are able to fulfill most orders in a timely manner and with great efficiency. On a tight schedule? Our flexible ducting products – and even our flex hose samples – are fulfilled and shipped faster than at any other company in the industry and at very affordable rates! Ducting.com, backed by Rubber-Cal’s impeccable attention to quality, offers warranties on all of our products to give you greater security with your purchase, and our in-house quality control is driven by our goal of providing quality customer service and shipping with every single order.
At Ducting.com, we guarantee you'll receive a superior level of customer service from our knowledgeable ducting experts with every call, email, purchase, or inquiry. While our site is designed to be easy to use and accessible, we are always happy to speak with you personally. We understand that picking the right ducting option for your unique needs can be a tedious and difficult process. Whether you are looking for ventilation ducting, food grade hose, dust collection hose, portable AC hoses, fume exhaust hose, street sweeper hose. We're here to help!
We guarantee you'll enjoy the experience provided to you by Ducting.com's unbeatable team of experts!
What’s New in March
The arrival of March means that spring is just around the corner. This is marks a busy time of the year for many different industries. Some applications may require the use of a high quality flex duct in order to complete the job. Luckily for you, Ducting.com is the easiest source to get the right products for your ducting needs! This month we are highlighting great flexible hose products to get you prepared for that upcoming project.
Air Ventilator Black Flexible Ducting: This industrial ductwork is great for various types of air ducting and movement applications. It is made from a durable PVC vinyl coated polyester fabric, which is further reinforced by an external wear strip that prevents damage from external sources. It can also function comfortably in temperatures ranging between -20° F to 180° F. Using this flex duct is made even easier given that it has a 9 to 1 compression ratio, meaning that it can be transported around with ease.
“SS-Flex 800” Stainless Steel Hose: If you have been looking for stainless steel ductwork, then look no further! The “SS-Flex 800” steel ducting hose is resilient to high and low temperature extremes making for a duct that can convey cold or ultra-hot media. This flexible high temperature hose has a temperature range of -400 degrees to +800 degrees Fahrenheit. Stainless steel’s resistance to corrosion, staining, and benefits such as low maintenance, familiar luster make it an ideal material for many applications. This steel ductwork is also an aesthetic choice in commercial kitchens with exposed fume hoods. We stock this flex duct in sizes from 2” to 12” inside diameter.
“PVC Flexduct Light-Duty Blue” Flex Duct: The "PVC Flexduct Light-Duty Blue" is a medium weight blue PVC wall flex duct reinforced with a spring steel wire helix for industrial air movement and fume control applications. The blue body of this hose allows it to visually stand out in a system of industrial ductwork and can even provide an aesthetic boost to an application. This hose provides great flexibility with tight bending characteristics and offers good chemical and moisture resistance. This air ducting hose is listed as UL 94V-0 flame retardant.
“Silico-550 Nomex” High Temperature Hose: This is a unique and attractive high temperature duct that has a double-ply fabric build featuring a silicone coated iron oxide red fiberglass inner-layer and a silicone coated black Nomex® outer layer. The "Silico-550 Nomex" high temperature silicone hose is designed to withstand temperatures of both high and low extremes. It is well suited for temperatures as low as -65 degrees Fahrenheit and as high as +550 degrees Fahrenheit. It comes in a standard length of 12 feet and is available in ID sizes ranging from 1 inch to 12 inches.
“Rhinoback” Street Sweeper Hose: This is a large puncture proof tube that is meant for use on street sweeping vehicles. This sweeper hose has a thick rubber body that is reinforced with double-ply synthetic fabric, making it suitable for abrasive jobs. This suction hose is specifically made for use on street and parking lot sweeping machines. Each “Rhinoback” sweeper hose features 3 inch cuffs for easy installation.
“PVC Flex Self Supporting” Semi-Rigid Duct: If you need a rigid duct, then take a closer look at this PVC ductwork. Ideal for air and fume related applications, the body of this hose features a ribbon-lock construction. It is a unique hose whose diameter is adjustable by hand. It can be shaped and reshaped without the need for any expensive third-party tools. With an operating temperature range of -10° F to 150° F, this PVC hose is made with flame retardant materials.
January 2015 updates
How will 2015 be? Well the U.S. is set to add nearly 3 million jobs in 2014 — the biggest increase since 1999. The burst in job creation, expected to continue in 2015, is sure to fuel consumer spending. So, too, will a plunge in gasoline prices that’s given households extra cash to spare on other goods and services. The pickup in consumption in turn will entice businesses to hire and invest more to keep up with rising sales. The result: The U.S. is likely to grow more than 3% for the first time since 2005.
At Rubber-Cal we believe that it is time to reinvest in equipment and machinery that has been getting overlooked since the start of the Great recession. Here are three flexible ducting options that are seasonally appropriate for a few industries.
“PVC Flexduct Light-Duty Clear” Duct Hose: This flexible PVC tubing is ideal for air movement and light material handling applications. This semi-clear reinforced hose is supported by a spring steel wire helix around its body. These general purpose hoses provide great flexibility with tight bending characteristics and offer good chemical and moisture resistance. This duct hose is great for applications that are budget-conscious, require flexibility, hoses in a varied sizes. We stock this hose in sizes ranging from 1.25” ID to 24” ID.
“SS-Flex 800” Stainless Steel Hose: If you have been looking for stainless steel ductwork, then look no further! The “SS-Flex 800” steel ducting hose is resilient to high and low temperature extremes making for a duct that can convey cold or ultra-hot media. This flexible high temperature hose has a temperature range of -400 degrees to +800 degrees Fahrenheit. Stainless steel’s resistance to corrosion, staining, and benefits such as low maintenance, familiar luster make it an ideal material for many applications. This steel ductwork is also an aesthetic choice in commercial kitchens with exposed fume hoods. We stock this hose in sizes from 2” to 12” inside diameter.
“PE Flex Vaculoop” Vacuum Hose: This is a lightweight flexible ducting option that is made from lightweight polyethylene materials. It is the ideal hose for dust collection. The "PE Flex Vaculoop" flexible drain hose has a working temperature range from – 40 to +140 degrees Fahrenheit. This will provide the user with a flex pipe that is useful for temperature ranges above ambient. This vacuum hose has excellent flow characteristics because of the smooth internal structure. We stock this flexible vacuum hose in 1.5” ID.