Common Questions

How can I keep the reel from tipping over?

Cam-lever brake adjustment videoUsually this is caused by the cam-lever brake being set too tight. Please watch this video on how to properly adjust and use the cam-lever brake.

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Can the reel be anchored so as to preventing tipping over?

Yes,  The rubber feet on the base of the 1042 Free Standing Garden Hose Reel have 1/4-inch open rivet holes that can be utilized for anchoring the reel to a solid surface.  You will want to select the proper hardware for your mounting application from your local hardware store.

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Assembly Videos

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  • Model 1042
  • Standard Capacity

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  • Model 1042X
  • Extra-Capacity