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