Consider upgrading to a Low Voltage Hose for a few dollars more.
The Low Voltage Hose features:
*Note: Dust Care Vacuum is a registered trademark of Buckeye Vacuum Cleaner Supply , not M.D. Manufacturing, Inc. Products sold by M.D. Manufacturing, Inc. are not from Dust Care Vacuum but are designed to complement a Dust Care Central Vacuum. Therefore, parts and products carry warranties from MD Manufacturing and not Dust Care Vacuum and thus may alter the warranty provided by Dust Care Vacuum.