You can easily extend the life of your standard garden hose with this Orbit garden hose repair kit. Aluminum construction ensures that this 5/8-inch garden hose repair part will last for many years. This garden hose mender is of professional grade and eassily connects to a garden water hose and stays tightly in place with stainless steel clamps. Quickly repair your damaged water garden hose with this water hose fitting. Features and Benefits. Works with standard garden hoses. Repairs broken water hoses. Stainless steel hose clamps holds hose mender in place. Durably constructed of high-quality aluminum.