Custom Hydro Flask Manufacturer
LAIKOE is your reliable one-stop solution for various customized hydro flask bottles.
We are professional in supplying your preferred water bottles for hydration and enough water every day.
* Food-Grade, BPA Free
* Vacuum Insulation
* Sustainable, Eco-Friendly
* Stable Coating, Sweat-Free
* Amazing Color Options
LAIKOE - Your Reliable Hydro Flask Manufacturer in China
LAIKOE custom hydro flasks are a whole series of stainless steel double-wall insulated water bottles, cups, tumblers and mugs, they are safe to drink enough water.
LAIKOE has full experience in designing and manufacturing your preferred products and can meet clients’ unique demands like a custom design, custom color, custom graphics, custom surface decoration, custom package, etc. A free sample for the existing style is available to check quality.
Products All Styles
Here all styles are listed from Hydro Flask Manufacturer – LaiKoe, including all capacities, surface treatment way, lids matching, and logo/graphic adding. Custom Hydro Flask is available with necessary adjustments based on these existing styles. Let us know the Style # and bulk order your products!
Hydro Flask w Boot Sleeve, Spout Lid, and Carry Handle
Products by Features
Hydro Flask available from Laikoe features 4 different main styles: Standard Mouth Insulated Sports Water Bottle; Wide Mouth Insulated Stainless Steel Sports Water Bottle; Wide Mouth Insulated Stainless Steel Sports Bottle Straight Top; Half Gallon/Gallon Hydro Flask.
4Sizes available: 12oz, 18oz, 21oz, 24oz
6 Sizes available: Hydro Flask 12oz, 18oz, 20oz, 22oz, 32oz, 40oz
Available 5 Sizes: Hydro Flask 12oz, 16oz, 20oz, 32oz, 40oz
Product By Capacity
There are various capacities optional for the popular Hydro Flask, ranging from 12oz, 16oz, 18oz, 20oz, 21oz, 24oz, 25oz, 28oz, 32oz, 40oz, 64oz to 128oz. Suitable for Young or adults, Girls or Boys to get hydrated enough water in time.
Product By Surface Treatment
The Hydro Flask water bottle surface could be Native Stainless Steel Silver or Spray painted (Matt or Glossy look), or powder coating (Solid color, Gradient colors, or Blocking Colors), Or Electroplating
Product Feature Box
Steel body + Powder coated surface, not breakable and fading, stable, easy to grip, and sweat-free.
The double-wall vacuum-insulated construction makes the bottle perfect to remain cold or hot for hours.
Thanks to the 18/8 kitchen-grade stainless steel and the well electrolyzed inner, no plastic or steel flavor will retain or transfer.
The Bottle and Cap are designed colorful for different users, seasons, and events, matching your unique needs.
The Main Features of Hydro Flask
Travis Rosbach invented Hydro Flask and started off with Hydro Flask insulated water Bottles. TempShield double-wall vacuum insulation technology is applied to this stainless steel water flask, making it stable temperature, and keeping hot drinks stay hot and cold drinks remain cool for a long time.
The 2nd feature of Hydro Flask is the powder coating on the outer shell thus it is anti-slip, easy to grip, sweat-free, and extra durable. The Hydro Flask treat way has been grown from the solid color powder coat to gradient colors powder coat, blocking color powder coat, and electroplating. The colorful looking and decorations on the Hydro Coffee Flask are available for unique customizing.
Wide Mouth Hydro Flask series
The Wide Mouth Hydro Flask series is the most popular water bottle style. Its body is made out of 18/8 Food-grade stainless steel, making it durable and pure taste. The double-wall insulated structure locks the temperature to keep hot for 12 hours and cold for 24 hours.
Lots of functional lids are in virgin plastic, BPA Free and water leakage, well injected and assembled, help reduce spills and keep insulation. Different kinds of body shades create cheerful and spectacular looking for hydration.
After lots of Manufacturing processes including powder coating and adding graphics, the well-finished hydro flasks shall be packed individually, for both thoroughly protective purposes and nice displaying demands.
The bubble polybag plus egg crating board/foam packing is the most economical packing way. Color instruction sheets, brochures, or wraps are added optionally. White box, custom-designed color box, cylinder box, and cardboard PDQ display box are all available from LaiKoe.
LAIKOE -Your Reliable Hydro Flask Manufacturer!
Laikoe is a professional Hydro Vacuum Flask manufacturer in China, specializing in manufacturing Hydro Vacuum Flask, Wine Tumbler, and Growler which are sold and shipped to market throughout the world.
Laikoe manufacturer Hydro Vacuum Flask is one kind of Double wall stainless steel vacuum flask, acting as a hot and cold flask container. Every Laikoe Hydro Vacuum Flask has all advantages of the SS Vacuum Flask to keep Hot or cold beverages for a long period.
Laikoe Hydro Flask is made of Non-toxic, Lead-Free, BPA-free plastics & 18/8 Food grade stainless steel. All safe to drink.
Whether you are a retailer, brand, or wholesale client for the hydro flask, Laikoe manufacturer Hydro Flask can always customize any designs to boom your business. Download our PDF catalog here.
Hydro Flask Manufacturing Information
Hydro Flask Manufacturing Process:
1. Outer Shell processing:
- Raw material (Roller of Plate) to Tube
- cut tube
- water expansion
- segment (1 into 2)
- expansion shaped
- roll middle angle
- shrink bottom end
- cut the extended bottom end
- beat out the reinforced
- Polishing the welding seam
- Adding 3rings
- Stamping Embossed logo on one side （if there is）
- flat top end
- beat out the bottom end
- flat the bottom end
- cleaning drying
- test knock pit
- qualified Shell
2. Inner Shell processing: Same as the Outer Shell
3. Assembly process to connect the Outer shell with the Inner shell:
- Insert Inner to the Outer shell, form Cup mouth
- welding cup mouth
- Cover the 2nd bottom cover
- welding this bottom pad
- checking welding quality
- add inhale agent on the bottom cover by spot welding
- 1st heat retention checking
- 2nd heat retention checking
- check to polish
- Adding the 3rd bottom cover
- Spray painting / Powder coating (If there is)
- Random temperature testing
- qualified cup body
- Graphic decorating (add by Embossing / Silkscreen printing / Laser engraving / Air Gas printing / UV printing)
4. Screw the Lid onto the Steel cup body
- Injection of all lid parts
- Assemble lid
- Add the water leakage seal
- Screw lid onto Steel cup body
- Random water leakage testing
- finished storage
What’s the Hot Seller of LaiKoe Drink Bottles?
Our hot seller products include Double Wall Stainless Steel Insulated Sports water bottles, Hydro flasks, Swell bottles, Coffee tumblers, Travel mugs, Wine tumblers, and Beer growlers.
Laikoe is your premier Hydro Flask manufacturer and Supplier in China.
What Material Does Laikoe Drink Bottles Use?
Food grade Stainless Steel and Plastic (PP, ABS, Tritan, Silicone, etc.).
Are Your Products Safe? Is There BPA in Laikoe Tumblers and Bottles?
All Laikoe drink bottles (Hydro-Vacuum Flasks), lids, and accessories are Safe, they are free of BPA (Bisphenol A), Phthalate-free, and lead-free.
All Laikoe Bottles and Mugs pass the SGS test for FDA, LFGB standards.
What’s the Advantage of Stainless Steel?
Stainless steel is one of the most hygienic materials available.
We use food-grade 304 stainless steel (also referred to as 18/8).
It is highly resistant to corrosion and rust, non-leaching, and safe!
You can switch between water, juice, or milk drinks and there will be no taste or smell of any of them after the bottle has been washed!
It is unbreakable. Unlike a glass bottle that can shatter leaving dangerous pieces of glass around you and your little ones.
Cleaning is simple and easy. Strong chemicals are not required.
Simply wash with mild dish soap.
This high-grade Stainless steel has been trusted by the food and beverage manufacturing industries and widely used for many years because it is safe.
Stainless steel is 100% recyclable!
This makes REACHING Hydro Flask and Travel coffee tumbler, Wine Growlers both long-lasting and environmentally friendly.
Can I Use the Steel Bottle for Hot and Cold Beverages?
All Hydro Flasks can be used for both hot and cold beverages. Please see individual product pages for details about specific items.
Can I Put Laikoe Bottle or Tumbler in My Bag? Can I Fly with them?
Although some of our lids are spill-resistant, we strongly recommend that you never place a drinking container inside of a purse or bag.
Yes of course. As long as it is empty, you can carry your bottle on board.
Where Is Laikoe Drinkware Made?
Our products are produced in Zhejiang Province, China.
Our factories are both ISO 9001 and 12001 compliant for environmental and labor practices, and we have QC control of the quality including Pre-production Sampling /Inline Inspection /Assembling +Packing / and Final Inspection for every shipment before leaving the factory.
Do You Have A Catalog?
We currently do not have a catalog from which to order. All of our currently available items are listed on our website. Feel free to contact us by phone or via email with any specific product questions.
Can You Customize My Order?
Absolutely! We would love to customize your order. The minimum order size for customizations is 3000 pieces.
Just send us an email with your requirements (Sizes, colors, quantities required) and we will get back to you with some prices ASAP!
Need A Distributor for Laikoe Drink Bottles?
Yes, we need distributors in the USA, Canada, Australia, French and more countries.
Shall I Pay for A Sample? How Soon Can I Get It?
It is up to the detailed sample requests and sample quantity.
For 1-2 pcs of an existing sample (for Shape and General quality checking), it is free of charge, meanwhile, the courier charge is to be paid on your side.
Samples could be sent out within 3 working dates.
For a custom sample with the specified color, printing, or testing requests, it takes longer to counter samples accordingly, there will be extra charges like molds fee, pattern fee, etc. for the customer’s account.
Part or full amount of such costs could be refunded after the order.
What’s the Average Lead Time for an Order?
Depending on product availability and order complexity, a custom order typically takes 45 days from the start of the project to delivery.
Delays can occur if your information is incomplete.
The more information you can supply from the outset, the quicker your order will be produced.
What’s Your Inspection Standards?
All exported goods are guaranteed free of defects and based on the client’s approved pre-production samples. A.Q.L. (Acceptable Quality Level) Level II Q.C. inspection standards are used on all shipments unless other standards are requested by the client.
What’s Your Payment Terms?
T/T (Telegraphic Transfer) or L/C at sight or Negotiation
Paypal accepted for Sample fee or courier charge
For the amount less than usd5,000.00, 100% deposit with the order.
For more, a 30-50% deposit with the order.
Balance payable after the inspection is made at the factory and before the shipment leaves the factory.
“LaiKoe meets and exceeds EN12546-1:2000 for technology standard in manufacturing Laikoe Hydro Flask bottle.
You could use Laikoe manufacturer Hydro Vacuum Flask for your perfect hot or cold water, hot coffee, cool beer, and wine container for safe and healthy drinking, and remain expected hot or cold beverage temperatures for hours.
Meanwhile, each Laikoe Hydro Vacuum Flask has more unique features compared with other stainless steel Vacuum Flask.
All Laikoe Hydro Vacuum Flasks come with an extra-large easy access opening. This wide mouth allows you to add ice inside easily or get the most out of this Hydro Flask, as well as clean Laikoe Hydro Flask after use.
Most of Laikoe Hydro Vacuum Flasks are of a Powder coated outer shell. You could grip the Flask tightly for drinking. Laikoe Hydro Vacuum Flasks are colorful, Prevent condensation on the outer bottle, and protect the decoration from fading.
Laikoe Hydro Vacuum Flask Does not retain Flavor and helps to retain the perfect original taste of fresh beverages.
Laikoe Hydro Vacuum Flask manufacturer bottle is a hot seller to USA, Canada, and Europe thanks to its safe and nice design, advanced workmanship, exquisite make, Nice looking and practical function.
Spray Painting, Powder Coating, Electroplate on the bottle surface finishing
Graphics ways available from hydro vacuum flask manufacturers: Silk Screen Printing, Laser Engraving, Air Gas Printing, UV Printing, 3D (digital) Printing.
“As a Distributor and occasional final user on Clear tumbler and Steel Travel Coffee Mugs, Wine Tumbler and Growlers in the USA, we really need good quality, good price, and on-time delivery. REACHING/LAIKOE and their Team help us to make it realized!”Merian Grace
“It has been a pleasure working with Mike and REACHING Enterprises.
Big thanks to Mike and his colleagues for being informative, professional and prompt, especially the “can-do” attitude that comes from REACHING/LaiKoe.”Ben Menendez
“The REACHING / LaiKoe team knows English, we have no headache sharing our concepts on new products like a big-capacity coffee tumbler. With full experience in product design and knowledge of the manufacturing process, REACHING /LaiKoe helps to make our projects come to life within 72 Hours.”Robin Williams
Laikoe Will be Your Best Hydro Flask Supplier and Partner in China
Full series size is available for Laikoe hydro flask. There are Hydro Flask 18oz, 20oz, 22oz, 32oz, 40oz. Besides that, Hydro flask 64oz is the largest thermos flask Laikoe manufactures.
It is excited and our honor to ship Laikoe Hydro Flask 22oz, 32oz, 40oz from China to the USA.
Various of lids are designed to match REACHING hydro flask thermos, including Coffee flip lids, Straw lids, dual opening lids, etc. They are commonly used for the full size of Laikoe Hydro Flasks, one flask match 2 or 3 different lids are the workable choice for bulk Hydro Flasks.
Laikoe Hydro Flask is awesome for advertising purposes. Laser engraving brands could be also utilized to Hydro Flask which custom your company labeled a vacuum flask.
On a body of the colorful insulated hydro flask, the graphic could be added by silk screen printing, air gas printing, Electroplate (Magic printing), or Gradient coating. Yellow Hydro Flask is very popular with the young. Being the Printed stylish thermos flask,
Laikoe has world-advanced Vacuum Pumping Equipment and High vacuum testing instrument, and Hydraulic pressure expands equipment as well as an assembly line, which ensures the stability of production quality for Laikoe Hydro Flask.
The day output capacity of Laikoe Hydro Flask manufacturer bottles is 20,000pcs.
Normally order on Hydro Flask could be completed within 35-40days from the pre-production sample’s approval and the raw material is ready.
It’s the right time for you to custom your Hydro flask to promote your business.
Laikoe is your reliable Hydro Flask bottle manufacturer in China.
You could count Laikoe to boom your Hydro Flask business in a short period, and ship complete line of Laikoe Hydro Flasks from China to the USA.
You can check more styles and download PDF Files here.
Hydro Flask Stainless Steel Water bottle Importing Guide
If you are importing Hydro Flask Stainless Steel Water Bottles for your business, this guide will help you out.
- What is Hydro Flask?
- LaiKoe is the professional Hydro flask manufacturer in China, as well as a maker of insulated steel bottles
- What’s the advantage of LaiKoe to make it in China?
- What are the main styles of Hydro Flask?
- What is the advantage of Hydro Flask?
- How is Hydro Flask made?
- How to maintain a Hydro Flask?
- Warranty of LaiKoe as Hydro Flask Manufacturer
- Main markets and How to order custom Hydro Flask and Stainless Steel Sports Water Bottles from LaiKoe?
- More bottles LaiKoe could supply than Hydro Flask Insulated bottle
Chapter 1: What is Hydro Flask?
Hydro Flask began in the summer of 2009 with an epiphany on a Hawaiian beach, when they launched the first all-insulated bottle line-up into the market and became a reality in beautiful Bend, Oregon. One of the country’s premier outdoor playgrounds. The company’s mission is to save the world from lukewarm.
Hydro Flask is now the award-winning leader in high-performance, insulated stainless steel flasks and has recently expanded into the food and beverage industry with its food flasks and industry-first and only double-wall vacuum insulted 64oz growlers.
Using only high-quality 18/8 stainless steel, Hydro Flask delivers what people on the go have been looking for: a durable flask that keeps hotshot, colds cold, is stylish, 100% recyclable, and is backed by a lifetime warranty.
Hydro Flask continually strives to bring new, innovative solutions to its customers. From insulated caps to the lightest weight bottles in the insulated category, Hydro Flask dedicates itself to its products and culture. Hydro Flask now offers over 100 products in four different categories: hydration, coffee, beer, and food.
Chapter 2: LaiKoe is the professional Hydro flask manufacturer in China, as well as a maker of insulated steel bottles
REACHING, a leading manufacturer of travel mugs, water bottles, tumblers, and flasks, announces its new trademark name, LaiKoe. REACHING successfully applied for, and registered Trademark LaiKoe in the U.S.A. in November 2018.
With the Trademark LaiKoe, REACHING is now expanding its market to the U.S.A., aiming to provide custom solutions in the travel mugs, water bottles, flasks, and tumbler industry.
Going forward, REACHING products will be available as LaiKoe Travel Mugs, LaiKoe Acrylic Tumblers, LaiKoe Sports Water Bottles, LaiKoe Hydrated Flask, LaiKoe Food Flask, and LaiKoe Coffee Makers.
As you know Hydro Flask is made in China. LaiKoe is the professional Hydro Flask Manufacturer in China now.
LaiKoe’s value: We Pay, We gain. LaiKoe’s Mission: Make hydration easier! Make clients richer! Make earth greener! Make air fresher! Make the sky bluer! LaiKoe Becomes Professional Hydro Flask Stainless Steel Water bottle Manufacturer in China after years of Studying, Practice, and Improving.
LaiKoe has realized The day output of Hydro Flask Stainless Steel Water bottle 20,000pcs in the past 2018 Summer, with maximum monthly capacity reaches 600K excess all old data on the high output of Hydro Flask Insulated Flask.
LaiKoe has developed Full series of over 20 styles of Hydro Flasks Stainless Steel Water bottles, covering Hydration, Drink, Food and Store all areas.
LaiKoe Hydro Flask Stainless Steel Water bottle has various capacities ranges from 12oz, 18oz, 20oz, 21oz, 24oz, 32oz, 40oz, to 60oz, providing lots of choice for Men and Women, Boy and Girl, Kids and Adults, Pupils, Students, Worker, Office managers, etc.
LaiKoe – Hydro Flask manufacturer has 12 styles of Lids and Caps to match those Hydro Flask Stainless Steel Water Bottles. All these lids are specially designed to match the bottle shape, size, maximum capacity, using situation, Proper costing, to ensure the easiest hydration while in a safe way. Laikoe is trying to present the maximum values as Hydro Flask Manufacturer in China.
LaiKoe is exploring a Huge Hydro Flask Stainless Steel Water bottle with a capacity of 0.5Gal (1.9Liter) and 1.0 Gal. (3.8Liter) With one Giant / Jump / Huge bottle at hand, you could bring tones of Beer/ Wine / Alcohol with you with all temperatures you like best, anytime, anywhere.
Chapter 3: What’s the advantage of LaiKoe to make it in China?
REACHING is one of the professional Hydro Flask manufacturers in China. With its own brand of Laikoe, Reaching is pleased to be your reliable and premier High-quality Hydro Flask manufacturer.
REACHING (Brand LAIKOE now) starts Earliest on handling double wall 18/8 stainless steel insulated vacuum flasks and sports water bottles from 1995. REACHING is proud to professional Hydro Flask manufacturer and exporter in China.
As known worldwide, China is developing so quickly since economic reform in 1985, based on powerful labor sources, skillful workers, export-oriented policy, and increased logistic capacity.
China factories have been chosen and developed into world factories. The bright future of China’s economic development and China’s huge market potential has attracted a large number of multinational companies to invest in China to build factories. They implement R&D, Procurement, Human resources, Products, Sales channels, and other localization strategies, all-around integration into China’s economy, and have made great gains accordingly.
Lots of the world’s top 500 enterprises get benefits by Researching, Developing, and Selling their products or Providing their service in China, as well as selling goods manufactured by China makers like LaiKoe – Hydro Flask Manufacturer which saved a high percentage of cost and enlarge their profits.
LaiKoe is very lucky to locate itself at the base of light industry and hardware in Zhejiang Province, East China, mainly In Ningbo, Yongkang, Taizhou, Wuyi, Jinyun, Jinhua, Jiaxing, Quzhou, Ninghai.
There are thousands of processing factories connected with Drinkware in the material of Stainless Steel and Plastic, including Style design, Molds making, Plastic injecting and blowing, Raw material importing and pre-treating, Metalworking, Electrolyzing, as well as Powder coating supplying, Spray painting, Powder coating, Printing in a different way, Laser engraving, Loading container and timely sending goods to Seaport and Airport in Ningbo or Shanghai.
In some areas, Even there are groups dealing with peeling off the defective printing or coating on mugs and bottles, to make the final products less waste and lower cost for clients.
LaiKoe Hydro Flask manufacturer facility is responsible for and cares for each drinkware order. REACHING has personally visited the factory to be sure of the best possible working conditions and are very proud to say they also meet international standards.
REACHING (brand LaiKoe) manufacturing operations meet high standards of quality (ISO 9001 / ISO 12001), safe and fair labor (BSCI or other Factory Audits, No unaged worker, No Sexual disturbance, No Discrimination ), ethical business, and environmental responsibility.
Same as REACHING’s mission to use more re-useable Steel Bottles and Hydro Flasks Stainless Steel water bottles to less pollution, all Reaching ((brand LaiKoe) member knows we have only one earth.
Adequate Equipment and Facilities have been added for environment friend emission, although it leads to investment cost increasing and dairy operation cost rising.
REACHING factories are compliant with environmental and labor practices through so many years working hard in the drink bottle fields, Reaching ((brand LaiKoe) ) Has picked out those superior parts and outside processing partners, and collected all supply chains to meet clients strict requests in high-quality travel mugs, coffee tumblers and sports water bottles with timely delivery.
Based on the above firm ground, REACHING (brand LaiKoe) is of full capacity to provide clients with high-performance, insulated stainless steel Hydro flasks, bottles, mugs, and tumblers. All Reaching drinkware is made in China and accepted by clients from the USA, Europe, Japan, South and East Asia countries, South America, and other countries.
To make a conclusion, REACHING (brand LaiKoe) is your premier Hydro Flask manufacturer in China with more reasons listed below.
- Regional Base
LaiKoe Hydro Flask Manufacturer locates in Yongkang, Zhejiang Province, the captain of hardware, has built with whole supply chains from Raw material, Equipment from cutting, water expansion, shaping, screw, shorten mouth, wide mouth, welding, leakage testing, vacuuming, to electricity and polishing. Also includes printing (silkscreen, heat transfer printing, air gas printing, UV printing), painting, coating, packing, etc, as well as transporting, Port with lots of vessels to everywhere in the world.
World top cups and flasks brands like Thermos, Starbuck, Contigo, Yeti, Swell, Decathlon, Tiger, Zojirushi have regarded Yongkang as their foundation base of Stainless Steel Water Bottles, Vacuum Flasks, and Travel Mugs.
- R&D Potential
Laikoe has been engaged in production and export Double wall stainless steel for over 20 years, mastered knowledge on most processing steps, helped customers make adjustments in cup and flask projects, accumulated lots of experience in Exploring new and popular styles. Our team is trained to develop custom ideas into true products with the aim of professional teams around China.
- Government Policy supports
Laikoe Hydro Flask manufacturer in China is courageous by China to administer to improve from “Made In China” to “Create In China”. OEM and ODM business is more and more welcome to China, especially to Laikoe – Hydro Flask manufacturer in China.
- Favorable and competitive price
Thanks to the low labor cost but skillful staff, Laikoe Hydro Flask single/double wall products could market with high quality but low price dairy necessary. It helps the seller to explore the market continuously and occupy more market share.
- Reliable / Professional Exporter and Manufacturer of Hydro Flask
REACHING (brand LAIKOE) is the High-Quality China (Mainland) Hydro Flask Manufacturer and Exporter, supply with high-performance, insulated stainless steel flasks, trusted as Verified / Experienced Agent of Hydro Flask from China (mainland), behaves on Consultant of Quality Hydro Flask Facility.
Chapter 4: What are the main styles of Hydro Flask?
At the very beginning, there are only 2 styles of body available with a total of 5 different ounces of Hydro Flask. Later, Hydro Flask is mainly divided into 4 styles with 7 different capacities.
1. Hydro Flask Narrow Mouth Vacuum Sports water bottle,
There are 2 sizes that are affordable:
Hydro Flask 18oz
Hydro Flask 24oz
2. Hydro Flask Standard Mouth Insulated water bottle, available 2sizes:
12oz Hydro Flask
Hydro Flask 21oz
3. Hydro Flask Wide Mouth Insulated Stainless Steel Sports Water Bottle, available 7sizes are available:
Hydro Flask 12oz
Hydro Flask 18oz
Hydro Flask 20oz
Hydro Flask 22oz
Hydro Flask 32oz
Hydro Flask 40oz
Hydro Flask 64oz
4. Hydro Flask (True Pint for Beer) Insulated Tumbler
Including 2 sizes:
Hydro Flask 32oz Tumbler
Hydro Flask 40ok Tumbler
Hydro Flask with Paracord Handles has been welcome in some states in the USA from 2017.
Hydro Flask with straw is a hot seller to drink both drinks of water, coffee, tea, milk, etc.
Chapter 5: What is the advantage of Hydro Flask?
If it is countable, Trust there are over ten thousand words to express the Advantage of Hydro Flask.
Drinking Safety, High Performance for Hot and Cold Beverage, Awesome looks, these 3 points shall be the fundamental essential requests for Stainless Steel Vacuum Insulated Flask. Besides big Hot brands like S’well and THERMOS, Hydro Flask is even more Hot Seller in North America especially.
1. Hydro Flask is one more professional Insulated Vacuum Sports Water Bottle, thus there are much more strict demands on the technology used and quality control measurements. It wins much more favorable comments in the North America area compared with Thermos and Zojirushi, concentrating more on outdoor activities.
2. Food-grade material of 18/8 stainless steel, super nice and reliable.
Main properties of Stainless Steel:
Stainless Steel contains chromium, because of chromium’s ability to prevent oxidation and rust.
Hydro Flasks are made with 18/8 stainless steel, which is 18% chromium, 8% nickel, and 74% iron. This is a food-grade and most common type of stainless steel used in bottles and kitchenware.
safety is top-of-mind, Hydro Flask water bottles are all made out of non-toxic BPA-free plastics & 18/8 food-grade stainless steel.
Corrosion resistance – aesthetic appeal – heat resistance – low life cycle cost – full recyclability, biological neutrality – ease of fabrication and cleaning.
Food grade Stainless Steel is applied, only the strong acid and strong Oxygen could get it oxidized. Thus it behaves well for Cola and Beer, there are very few brands that could roll the ball like Hydro flask.
Meanwhile, Hydro Flask does not occur smell, no metal taste of water tastes excellent, it is antibiosis, PHTHALATE Free and BPA Free, easy to get cleaned.
Hydro Flask is RECYCLED-DISPOSABLE.
It is reported that in 2016, the average American used 167 disposable water bottles, but only 38 get recycled.
To protect our earth mother, no hesitate now to Hydrate at its best – Carry the water you need to reduce your impact on the environment.
One Hydro Flask can last for decades, making it easy to stop buying single-serve bottled water to fulfill your everyday hydration needs.
The stainless steel material Hydro Flask helps to protect our earth from less pollution for longer and sustainable development.
3. The Powder Coating of Hydro Flask is of no toxic and of food-grade, also Slip-Free Grip.
For Hydro Flask, the coating powder is of food grade and with no toxic, same as the printing ink, they both reach a high grade of good, users and fans could enjoy it timely hydrated with no worry.
The Powder coating on the surface of the Hydro Flask bottle outside gives you a solid grip. It works with premium insulation, prevents condensation from forming on the outside of the bottle, satisfies exactly what you demand in an everyday refreshment delivery.
4. Thanks to double-wall vacuum insulated technology, Hydro Flasks have no liner (like most aluminum bottles).
It is Safe and the first choice to contain Tea, Carbon water, Milk, Coffee, Ice, Juice in Hydro Flask.
Hydro Flask keeps your tea at the perfect temperature cold or hot, so you can stay refreshed for any adventure. Tea stays cold for up to 24 hours and for hot up to 6 hours.
Using Hydro Flask as a beverage container, At room temperature of 26 Celsius Degree (78.8 Fahrenheit degree), the boiling hot water could remain a temperature of 58 Celsius Degree ( 136.4 Fahrenheit degree ), while keeping cold for whole day long.
Hydro Flask is the ideal hydration companion for those long days in the office or a full day on the beach or other adventure.
5. Hydro Flask varies with different top mouths.
The full series of Lids are designed to match the different Hydro Flask mouths.
The standard mouth of the Hydro Flask is the perfect sipping size while accommodating ice cubes easily. The hydro flip lid fits the Hydro Flask bottle well.
Wide Mouth Beverage bottle Hydro Flask works for Both Hot & Cold, EASY TO ACCESS YOUR WATER.
Perfect for all-day hydration, our 32oz insulated bottle keeps you going strong. The wide mouth aspect also fits most backcountry water filters.
Featuring our Insulated Spout Lid for easy controlled, one-handed drinking and all-day carrying comfort. 32 ounces of pure refreshment. Guaranteed.
When using Stainless Steel Thermos Sports Bottle or Vacuum Flask, Do you worry about a leak in your backpack or your drink holder of your car?
It has different lids options. The Hydro Flask flip top does leak slightly, but the screw top does not leak. The
Threaded Lid will match Bottle Screw exactly to ensure water inside Hydro Flask does not leak and wet your bag.
The new Flex Cap is designed for ultimate portability and easy-carry comfort. BPA free.
For some styles, a special lid for a sip is matched for ultimate sports demands, to match Custom Hydro Flask.
It’s definitely YES when being asked: “Do you use a water bottle?”. The key point is What is your favorite?
In fact, millions of fans and final users have approved and suggested, to have a perfect Hydro Flask for any adventure like Hiking, Camping, Riding, surfing, Climbing, as well as being used inside Office and at Home.
Easy carrying and Durable are also big advantages of Hydro Flasks.
6. The Right size for Container, Drink holder, and Your hand.
The well-designed size of the Hydro Flask water bottle meets your everyday hydration needs in one container, or keeps it piping hot or ice cold and fitting comfortably and conveniently in your hand or your vehicles’ cup holders.
Chapter 6: How are Hydro Flask made?
Another similar question is:
HOW ARE VACUUM INSULATED STAINLESS STEEL WATER BOTTLES MADE?
The reply could be summarized as Hydro Flask Manufacturing Process Made In China.
6-1. What materials are used for Hydro Flask?
We still use a Question-and-Answer format to answer these questions.
Q: Is Hydro Flask stainless steel?
A: Yes its material is High-quality Food grade stainless steel.
There are over 150 grades of stainless steel, and there are around 15 grades that are commonly used that are suitable for an outdoor or kitchen environment.
It does not easily corrode or rust except in low-oxygen, high-salinity environments.
Q: What type of Stainless Steel Hydro Flask uses?
A: Normal Raw material is Cold rolled Steel coil. Before 2000, lots of raw materials are imported Stainless Steel from South Korea.
With the Technology and Strength development of the China Iron Industry, the China domestic Stainless Steel replaced most of the imported stainless steel raw material.
Some brands raw steel are more suitable for drinkware manufacturing and more reliable, like ZPSS, SKS, Hydro Flask uses ZPSS till now.
A quality Inspection report is a must to ensure the stainless steel is of correct element ratio and suitable for producing stainless steel water bottles.
Q: Can a Hydro Flask rust?
A: No, it does not easily corrode or rust in Conventional use except being continuously used in low-oxygen, high-salinity environments.
Q: Is there any lead in steel?
A: No, it is lead-free in such 18/8 stainless steel.
Q: 304 Stainless Steel Vs 201 Stainless Steel
A: Yes there is Steel 304 behaves much better than Steel 201, in both Processing and Surface Finishing. Hydro Flask uses Steel 304 instead of Steel 201.
304 stainless steel is one of the most desired and widely used grades of stainless for the tableware area. Durability and beauty have made this 304 the hottest grade on the market.
Type 304 stainless steel is a T 300 Series Austenitic Stainless Steel. It has a minimum of 18% chromium and 8% nickel, combined with a maximum of 0.08% carbon.
This alloy is extremely durable, as well as favorable for creating a beautiful finish. The welding is excellent without affecting the appearance or corrosion resistance in the joints. Under regular environmental conditions, the 304 has lifetime durability
201 stainless steel is not very corrosion-resistant, but the low cost has made it more and more commonly used. Austenitic alloys, like 304, these alloys are not comparable to 304 in terms of durability and resistance to corrosion.
They were created to cut the cost of Austenitic alloys by replacing most of the Nickel with Manganese or Nitrogen.
The problem with this is that neither Manganese nor Nitrogen is nearly as resistant to corrosion as Nickel. These alloys do not stand up to the elements nearly as well as 304.
Q: Are Hydro flask bottles BPA-free?
A: Hydro Flask bottle body is in the material of Aviation Grade Stainless Steel, Matched with Virgin Raw material plastic lid and medical grade Silicone seals, these Hydro Flask bottles are BPA free, Lead-Free and Phthalate Free, safe to load water and beverage for drinking.
6-2. What is Hydro Flask producing standard?
There is a high-class Hydro Flask producing standard too strictly executed during the whole manufacturing period.
Based on the European Standard EN12546-1 Thermo Test with insulation function over 24 hours, this Technical Info is followed-up from beginning to end, all Hydro Flasks are produced with consistency and reliable quality get controlled.
Totally the whole procedure includes over 30 steps as the Production process listed below:
1、Outer Shell processing:
Raw material (Steel Coil of Steel Plate) to Tube -► cut tube -► water expansion -► segment (1 into 2) -► expansion shaped-► roll middle angle-► shrink bottom end -► cut extended bottom end -► beat out the reinforced-►Polishing the welding seam-► Adding 3rings -►
Stamping Embossed logo one side （if there is）-►flat-top end-► beat out the bottom end► flat the bottom end► cleaning drying-► test knock pit-► qualified Shell
2、Inner Shell processing :
Raw material (Roller of Plate) to Tube–► cut tube-► flat-tube-► expansion shaped-► roll top angle-► flat top end-► flat bottom end -► roll thread-► cleaning drying-► test knock pit-► welding the 1st bottom cover-► test water leakage-► drying–► qualified inner shell
3、Assembly process to connect Outer shell with Inner shell:
Insert Inner to Outer shell, form Cup mouth-► welding cup mouth-► Cover the 2nd bottom cover► welding this bottom pad► checking welding quality► add inhale agent on the bottom cover by spot welding-►vacuum-► 1st heat retention checking-► electrolytic-► polishing-►2nd heat retention checking-►check to polish-►Adding the 3rd bottom cover-►Spray painting / Powder coating (If there is) -►Random temperature testing-► Qualified cup body -►Graphic decorating (add by Embossing / Silkscreen printing / Laser engraving / Air Gas printing / UV printing )
4、Screw Lid onto the Steel cup body
Injection all lid parts► Assemble lid-► Add the water leakage seal► Screw lid onto Steel cup body►Random water leakage testing-► packaging-► finished storage
6-3.What about Hydro Flask Lids?
There are full series of different Lid Types to match Hydro Flask Bottles, including:
Hydro PP Wide Mouth Straw Lid Flask Fit 18OZ 32OZ 40Z 64OZ
STANDARD MOUTH LOOP CAP
STANDARD MOUTH SPORT CAP
WIDE MOUTH HYDRO FLIP LID
WIDE FLEX CAP
Hydro flask narrow mouth lid
Hydro flask wide mouth lid
Locked open pop lid
Flip Lid Straw Lid Spout Lid for Stainless Steel Thermos Vacuum
6-4. What’s the common way to brand Hydro Flask Stainless Steel Water Bottle?
Technology develops so quickly that so many Surface furnishing options and LOGO WAYs are there for choice.
The most economic surface finish is Brushed Stainless Steel Native Silver. The logo could be realized by Silkscreen printing, Laser engraving /Eroding, Debossing or Embossing, Water Transfer Printing, adding directly onto this finish.
Colorful Spray painting is also popular to use.
It could be transparent painting, semi-matt painting, or matt paint. For this finish, the logo could be added by Heat transfer printing, Air Gas printing, Laser Engraving, UV printing.
Gradient painting is available.
Lead-Free Powder coating is the latest finishing way.
Compared with Spray painting, Powder coating has the advantages of being much durable and stable of the coating layer.
The logo could be made by One-color Silkscreen printing, UV printing (multi colors logo is available). Gradient coating is a hot seller since 2018.
Glowing bottles/flasks/mugs could be completed perfectly by powder coating.
Electroplating: most deluxe and amazing surface finish way.
It is so shiny, the bottle/flask/mug surface looks like a real mirror, lots of colors could be realized there.
Single color or mixed color could both be produced. Electroplating is really magic and amazing. For multi-color electroplating, each product is of unique design, no exact same color display could be found in mass printing. The surface could be semi-matt, shiny, crack.
Different logo ways have their own advantages and disadvantages.
Silk printing: most reliable printing way in durable, but limited by logo color quantity, the flatness of the printing area.
Heat transfer: could print multi-color logo in one time, but limit by bottle shape, cannot fully cover the outer surface.
Water transfer printing: could print different colors at one time. Disadvantages: The logo will be some shape changed, unavoidable pollution.
Air Gas printing: could print different colors all together, could fully cover even the round bottle surface. The only disadvantage is there is slight fading for patterns with special dark colors and ship in the hot season.
UV printing: Have 3 dimensions logo, attractive hand feeling, could add a different color logo onto Powder coating surface.
Disadvantage: The cost is expensive, the logo could be scratched by nails intentionally on the dark powder coating surface, special painting needs to be added to ensure durability.
6-5. What is the testing standard of Hydro Flask?
Certificate / Test Report is firm ground to help Hydro Flask wholesales / Importers / Distributors / Dealers to explore and expand the Sports Drink water bottle market. Including 18oz (500ml), 20oz (600ml), 22oz (650ml), (960ml) 1L Stainless Steel Hydro Flask Thermos With FDA LFGB test.
FDA test meets USA and Canada market requests for food-grade drinkware and safe drinking.
LFGB satisfies the demands of European markets.
There are More detailed requests as follows for drinkware like Hydro Flask, Stainless Steel Sports Water Bottles, Coffee Tumblers, Travel Mugs shipped to the USA, Canada, Europe, Australia, etc.
California Proposition 65, Total Lead in Paints and Surface Coatings
Test Method: CPSC-CH-E1003-09.1
Analytical Method: Inductively Coupled Plasma-Optional Emission Spectrometry
California Proposition 65, Total Lead in Substrate Materials
Test Method: CPSC-CH-E1001-08.3 (Metal) ; CPSC-CH-E1002-08.3 (Non-Metal)
California Proposition 65, Total Lead in Substrate Materials
Test Method: CPSC-CH-E1003-09.1
Analytical Method: Inductively Coupled Plasma-Optional Emission Spectrometry
California Proposition 65, Total Cadmium in Paints and Surface Coatings
Test Method: ASTM F963-17 CLAUSE 8.3.1
Analytical Method: Inductively Coupled Plasma-Optional Emission Spectrometry
California Proposition 65, Total Cadmium in Substrate Materials
Test Method: ASTM F963-17 CLAUSE 8.3.1
Analytical Method: Inductively Coupled Plasma-Optional Emission Spectrometry
California Proposition 65, Phthalates (DBP, BBP, DEHP, DINP, DIDP, DnHP)
Test Method: CPSC-CH-C1001-09.4
Analytical Method: Gas Chromatography with Mass Spectrometry
FDA 21 CFR 177.1210, Closures with Sealing Gaskets
Test Method: FDA 21 CFR 177.1210
FDA 21 CFR 180.22 and 181.32, Acrylonitrile / Styrene Copolymers
Test Method: FDA 21 CFR 180.22 and 181.32
Analytical Method: Gas Chromatography (GC)
FDA GRAS Specifications, Total Chromium in Stainless Steel
Test Method: SN/T 2718-2010
FDA/GRAS Evaluation – Chemical Composition Analysis of Metal
Test Method: GB/T 20123-2006 & SN/T 2718-2010
Test Result: to clarify whether the test sample meets the chemical requirements of AISI 304 stainless steel.
For Plastic Lid/Silicone Seal, normally the following standards are to be conducted:
Regulation (EC) No 1935/2004, (EU) No 10/2011 – Sensorial examination odor and taste test
Test Method: DIN 10955: 2004
Test condition: 100 degrees Celsius, 2 Hours
Test Media: Distilled water
Regulation (EC) No 1935/2004, (EU) No 10/2011 and its amendment (EU) 2016/1416 and Res AP(2004)5-Overall migration
Test Method: EN1186-1:2002: for selection of conditions and test methods; EN1186-3:2002: aqueous food simulants by total immersion
Regulation (EC) No 1935/2004, (EU) No 10/2011 and its amendment (EU) 2016/1416 –Specific migration of heavy metals
Test Method: Sample preparation in 3% acetic acid at 100 degrees Celsius for 2hours.
Test condition: 100 Celsius degree, 2 Hours
Analytical Method: Inductively Coupled Plasma-Mass Spectrometry
Regulation (EC) No 1935/2004, (EU) No 10/2011 – Specific migration of Primary Aromatic Amines
Test Method: To refer to the EN 13130-1:2004, the analysis was performed by Gas Chromatography with Mass Spectrometry
Regulation (EC) No 1935/2004, (EU) No 10/2011 Phthalates content
Test Method: CPSC-CH-C1001-09.3
Analytical Method: Gas Chromatography with Mass Spectrometry
Regulation (EC) No 1935/2004 and Council of Europe Resolution CM Res (2013)9 on metals and alloys used in food contact materials and articles – Specific release of heavy metals
Test Method: Sample preparation in 0.5% (5g/L) citric acid / Artificial tap water at 70 degrees Celsius for 4hours, followed by analysis using ICP-OES&ICP-MS
German Food, Articles of Daily Use and Feed Code of September 1, 2005 (LFGB) Section 30 & 31 and BfR recommendation – Total lead and total cadmium content
Analysis performed by Inductively Coupled Plasma-Optical Emission Spectrometry to determine compliance with the above-referenced specification. (Referenced Test Method: AI /HANGZHOU Method)
German Food, Articles of Daily Use and Feed Code of September 1, 2005 (LFGB) Section 30 & 31 with amendments-Specific Migration of Colourants
German Food, Articles of Daily Use and Feed Code of September 1, 2005 (LFGB) Section 30 & 31 and BfR recommendation – Volatile Organic Matter
Analysis performed by the gravimetric method to determine compliance with the above-referenced regulation (Referenced Test Method: Bundesgesundhitsbl.22 (1979) P339#)
German Product Safety Act (ProdSG) Article 21 (1) No 3, Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbon (PAH)
Test Method: AfPS GS 2014:01 PAK
Analytical Method: Gas Chromatography with Mass Spectrometry
Bisphenol A content
Test method: US EPA 3550C:2007 & US EPA 8270D:2014
Analytical Method: Gas Chromatography with Mass Spectrometry
For Children Products to be shipped to the USA, the following Tests are requested for safe drinking:
CPSIA section 101(a)(2) – Lead in accessible substrate materials (including Children’s Metal Jewelry)
CONSUMER PRODUCT SAFETY COMMISSION – 16 CFR Part 1307 (Docket No. CPSC-2014-0033), Final Rule, amending CPSIA section 108, Prohibition on Sale of Certain Products Containing Specified Phthalates.
US California Proposition 65 – Lead content
US California Proposition 65 – Cadmium content
US California Proposition 65 – Phthalate content
FDA 21 CFR 177.1520 – Extractable fraction
FDA 21 CFR 177.1520 – Soluble fraction
FDA 21 CFR 177.1975 – Vinyl Chloride Monomer
FDA 21 CFR 177.1520 – Melting Point
For specified drink bottles or hydro flasks, with different materials, surface finishing, plastic lid/cap, plastic sleeve or inner, the above standards could be adjusted accordingly.
Chapter 7: How to maintain a Hydro Flask?
Complete care instructions / Maintaining of Hydro Flask
The Hydro Flask is made from durable, 18/8 (#304) stainless steel,
And well designed to be lightweight yet extremely strong and break-proof.
If this flask is well taken care of, it may very well last your lifetime, and keep your Hydro Flask Stainless Steel water bottles Fresh.
Here are a few tips to enhance the enjoyment of your using your favorite drinkware.
For safety and hygiene, wash your BOTTLES, CUPS, and CAPS prior to initial use.
Hand washes only. We recommend handwashing Powder coated and all vacuum insulated Hydro Flasks stainless steel water bottles.
Clean Hydro Flask using warm water and detergent after use. Rinse thoroughly with hot water. Do not immerse in water. Dry thoroughly after leaving it to drain.
If your bottle or cap seems to be retaining flavors or smells, use diluted vinegar and soak them in it overnight.
To achieve the best result from your Hydro Flask (or Coffee travel mug), pre-fill before use with hot water for hot drinks and ice water for chilled drinks for several minutes.
Do not overfill, hot liquids can burn users.
After filling, ensure the lid is tightly closed. Do not over-tighter the lid.
Do not put your Hydro Flask (or Coffee travel mug) in a dishwasher.
If your Hydro Flask (or Coffee travel mug) has not been used for some time, rinse with warm water to remove any residual odors.
Store with the lid off.
Keep away from children when filled with hot liquids.
Do not microwave or use a conventional oven.
Don’t heat or freeze Hydro Flask or Double wall stainless steel bottle. Doing so could damage it.
Do not store any carbonated drinks as they may cause the lid to eject forcefully.
Avoid abrasives, solvent and bleach products.
After closing, please pour out the residue fluid inside the lid.
O-rings, gaskets extend the life of your bottle so it’s running as long as you are. Leakage may be found after frequently using your Hydro Flask, it is normal, what you need to do is to replace the watertight O-rings or silicone gaskets which are Available upon request.
For hygiene, before filling your Hydro Flask or using it to drink, wash your hands after using the washroom, change diapers, blow your nose, coughing or sneeze, and after touching pets.
Protecting UV/3D Printing on Powder Coating Flask/Bottles
When we debuted our UV/3D Printed bottles, the most important thing to us was to find a safe and durable Painting that also looked attractive.
We reviewed and tested dozens of different paints and selected domestic solid ink and imported ink for UV printing, both contain no toxins or lead.
Kindly NOTE that the edge of the powder-coated Flask/Bottle will leave the color line when being scratched onto white paper, acting like a Painting Brush. This is the character of Powder coating, it does not matter with Issue in Coating Quality!
Just like anything that’s painted, it is possible to chip or scratch the small bit of paint on your Hydro Flask stainless steel bottle.
To prolong the life of your paint, hand wash your Hydro Flask stainless steel water bottle and don’t use abrasive agents to clean it.
DENTS and SCRATCHES will accompany you throughout your travel
Under normal use, your bottle should last forever. The colored Hydro Flask stainless steel water bottles are powder coated so they’re pretty resistant to scratches but still scuffles with rocks or metal are likely going to scratch it.
You might pick up some scratches and small dings along the way, but I think these battle scratches are cool, they are a memorable history of your travel journey.
Fortunately, the latest designed Silicone Sleeve helps so much in protecting the bottom of Hydro Flask from dents and scratches in dropping to the ground.
DO NOT DO these with Hydro Flasks stainless steel water bottles:
Put in the Fridge (put in Freezer to Freeze a Steel bottle), because Liquid expands when frozen, the bottle will get deformed and will lose insulation properties, affecting normal use. Thus it is prohibited to put it in the fridge except for a short period pre-chill.
Put in microwave
The steel will block the drink from heating up and metal can catch fire., thus Do not Put in the microwave.
Cooking or heating up in the fire
For Hydro Flask and other double-wall insulated bottles, this is prohibited.
Don’t put an insulated or double-wall bottle in the fire. The heat won’t pass through properly, and the bottle will likely explode.
Stainless steel is pretty tough, but if you leave your Flask / Bottle in high heat (in a hot vehicle, for instance) for too long, the shape could warp and distort. Thus Keep your Flask / Bottle out of the heat.
More detailed answers and reasons are listed below.
Q: Can you put ice in a Hydro Flask?
Q: Can Hydro flasks hold hot water?
Q: How long does a Hydro Flask keep your drink cold?
A: For all the above 4 questions, Hydro Flask and Stainless Steel Water Bottle are environment friendly, as it is made from natural elements, they can be recycled easily.
Stainless steel is the healthiest for holding hot water as well as cold beverages too, Same as other Stainless Steel double wall insulated vacuum water bottles, Hydro Flask is a perfect container for both hot water and iced cold beverages.
It keeps hot drink hot for up to 12 hours and cold drink cold for up to 20 hours.
A: Safe is not a stagnant condition: lemon juice is highly corrosive and extensive contact w/metal—even stainless steel quality—containers –same to Hydro Flask, could cause micro-particle metal leaching which could result in a consumer also inadvertently ingesting micro-metal particle corrosion.
If lemon water is only temporarily stored in a stainless steel container—such as poured into an iced stainless steel cup for immediate consumption—it’s most likely safe for drinking right then
It is not recommended to put carbonated beverages in the Hydro Flask since the pressure can cause the liquid to spurt out of the lid.
Alcohol, some juices, and dairy-based beverages can spoil and may cause excessive pressure buildup in your beverage container, which can lead to lid failure or injury.
Remember if you are using your Hydro Flask to enjoy a fizzy soda, some bubbly, or other carbonated beverages, please use special caution when opening.
Q: What Else can we use Hydro Flask to drink?
A: Any drinkable liquids with lists:
Workout drank (amino, energy, etc.)
Beer should be fine, just be very careful when opening the lid!
Q: Is Hydro Flask machine washable? / Is it dishwasher safe?
A: There are no known safety issues; stainless steel is non-reactive so the Flasks do not leach and do not have to be lined.
Stainless steel generally is less dishwasher safe and probably not a good bet in hot climates since the metal will heat up more quickly than its plastic counterpart.
Hand wash is requested to maintain the normal vacuum thermos function thanks to the double-walled insulation structure.
Q: How to clean a hydro flask water bottle
Q1: How do you get rid of a Hydro Flask smell?
Q2: How to Deep Clean a Hydro Flask
A: All the above 3 questions are on Hydro Flask Clearance.
Hydro Flask Stainless steel water bottles are becoming more and more popular. These bottles are break-proof, durable, and easy to keep clean.
Hydro Flask’s Durable 18/8 pro-grade stainless steel construction won’t retain or transfer any flavor.
While some flavor and scent can randomly occur in improperly cleaned Hydro Flask stainless steel bottles, it is easy to remove.
You can keep your Hydro Flask stainless steel water bottle clean, fresh, and odor-free by using the following methods.
Method 1: Bleach and Water
- Fill the flask to almost the top with hot water
- Add a teaspoon of bleach
- Fasten on the lid and leave the mixture to stand for 5-10 minutes
- Rinse the vacuum flask out with hot water and leave upside down on a dish drainer to drain completely.
Method 2: Baking Soda
This method will take a little longer but should still deliver good results.
- Fill the flask with hot water.
- Add 2 teaspoons of baking soda.
- Leave to stand overnight
- Rinse out thoroughly the next morning and dry as above
Method 3: Lemon Juice
This method gets rid of a smelly odor in the thermos flask and cleans
- Squeeze the juice out of a lemon
- Fill the thermos flask with boiling water, Pour the lemon juice in with it
- Let Flask stand for half an hour.
- Tip the water out. Allow to air dry with the lid off.
Q: How often should you wash your bottle?
A: Clean your water bottle at the end of each day. If you’ve used your bottle at all during the day, clean it.
The experts suggest reusable water bottles –including Hydro Flask- should be washed each time after use. You can rinse your bottle with hot water over 71 degrees Celsius.
With temperatures of about 55 degrees Celsius, use soap with some kind of cloth or sponge and make sure you’re giving your bottle a thorough rinse. Dry your water bottle after that.
If you’re just drinking water out of your bottle, you barely even have to clean it. You could Regularly go weeks without cleaning the bottle, other than a quick wash of the mouth part every week or so.
The only time to use a soap and water rinse is if you have some veggie juice or tea/coffee in the bottle.
The Hydro Flasks are easy to clean, usually, a water rinse will do it, but if you leave smoothie/juice in it you’re probably going to have to use a brush to clean it perfectly;
Another easy way is to have it soak with soap and water overnight. In the morning pour the contents out, Rinse the inside of the bottle and Air Dry.
Enjoy your adventure!
Chapter 8: Warranty of LaiKoe as Hydro Flask Manufacturer
REACHING (brand LaiKoe) guarantees every REACHING Hydro Flask stainless steel water bottle with a limited warranty against manufacturer defects!
REACHING Hydro Flask stainless steel water bottle, Coffee Tumbler, Wine tumbler, Beer Growler, Large Capacity Sports Water bottle carries a limited lifetime warranty against manufacturer’s defects for the life of the product.
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REACHING (brand LaiKoe) will replace any products found to be defective within the scope of normal and appropriate use.
Before submitting a warranty claim, please read the following:
<li><strong>Broken or leaking caps</strong>:</li>
If your cap breaks or you notice a leak, simply follow the link below to sign in and enter your warranty details.
Please note you may be required to send us a photo of your cap to validate the claim. You will be responsible for the shipping charge to have the flask returned if you send the flask to us.
<strong>2. Flasks that seem to have lost their insulating properties</strong>:
You can test the insulation of your flask at home with boiling water. Pour from a kettle or pot directly into the stationary flask, filling it all the way to the neck. Exercise caution by pouring boiling water into the flask to avoid burns.
Do not hold the flask while filling it with boiling water. Also, do not place the cap over the flask. After about 5 minutes, feel the outside of the flask (below the neck).
If you feel any hot spots, the insulation has been compromised and you are eligible for a replacement.
<strong>3. Flasks that are damaged during the shipping process</strong>: Please contact us if your flask from REACHING and has arrived damaged. If you use your flask, we cannot replace it due to shipping damage.
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<strong>4. Rattling flasks</strong>: The rattle you hear is a small metal disc that sits between the double wall of your flask and aids in the vacuum insulation process. Sometimes the disc becomes dislodged, creating a small noise or rattle.
This will not affect the insulation or structural integrity of your flask. If you can live with it, so can we. However, if it is an annoyance, we will exchange it for a new flask.
This warranty is limited to the lifetime of REACHING Hydro Flask stainless steel water bottles, as limited by or subject to applicable law.
The limited warranty provided by REACHING only covers manufacturing defects and does not include any damage or defect of any REACHING drinking bottles caused by, whether directly or indirectly, any of the following:
(i) improper use or misuse of the product; (ii) damage or defect caused by cleaning, disassembly, alterations, or modifications; or (iii) damage or defect caused by or resulting from wear and tear, abuse, fire, or Acts of God.
The warranty doesn’t cover scratches, these are normal and will happen along the way during your travels. If scratches bother you, think about nature and its imperfect beauty.
The scratches tell a story, the story of our journey through life which is the character of your Hydro Flask Stainless Steel water bottle.
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Please note your Warranty Claim REACHING will be replaced by the same size and color Hydro Flask stainless steel water bottles.
If the size and color are no longer available, it will be replaced by one of similar size and color and will not be of lesser value.
Unfortunately, replacement flasks under warranty cannot be customized.
If you have a flask with a custom logo, we are not able to screen print or engrave the artwork on your return flask.
Those that have purchased engraved flasks will not get an engraved flask sent to them under our warranty replacement policy.
In no event shall REACHING be liable or responsible for any damage, loss, cost, or expense, including incidental or consequential damages.
Chapter 9: Main markets and How to order custom Hydro Flask and Stainless Steel Sports Water Bottles from LaiKoe?
<strong> </strong>People buy Hydro Flask from local USA Stores.
With an authorized letter from Hydro Flask, LaiKoe is glad to supply Hydro Flask stainless steel sports water bottles via the following steps:
Before ordering, is it a must to know what you are to order when to order, what cost you hope to place an order?
What to order is a start. There are lots of Hydro Flask stainless steel water bottles to choose from.
The clients shall know what their final users care about. Who is the final user? What factor (like capacity, design, colors, decoration, lid matching) works most?
Design: Generally there are 3 mouth sizes: Narrow Mouth Flask, Standard Mouth Flask, and Wide Mouth Flask.
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The Narrow Mouth Flask differs in 18oz and 24oz, its advantage is keeping cooler much longer compared with standard and wide mouth Flask.
The Standard Mouth Flask ranges incapacity of 12oz and 21oz, matching lids includes Standard Mouth Insulated Sports Cap, Standard Mouth Flex Cap.
For the wide mouth flask, its capacity ranges from 12oz, 18oz, 20oz, 22oz, 32oz, 40oz, 64oz. With a wide mouth, ice is easy to be poured into the Flask and water could be accessed quickly.
More than Hydro Flip Lid, Wide mouth straw lid, there are 12 more styles of lids are for choice to meet custom ordering mass of products.
Capacity choice: if it is for a man or family, big capacity is the first choice like 20oz, 22oz, 24oz, 32oz, 40oz, 64oz, or even bigger.
But if it is for kids, girl, maybe a portable one with a small volume is more preferred, like 12oz,16oz, 18oz.
Colors: The most popular colors fans are pursuing Pacific, Flamingo, Mint, Goldenrod, Olive, Storm.
The lid and flex boot could also be colored accordingly to match the bottle color.
Of course, those classic colors continuously sell well, including Black, Cobalt, Mist, Brick, Watermelon, and Lagoon.
Nearly all colors are available Including Native steel brushed silver, Shiny gold, or matt rose gold by UV coating or Spray painting.
Decorations: The Very durable food-grade powder coating is the unique advantage of Hydro Flask, now it has developed to be Gradient coating and Multi-color coating.
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There comes really too many options for The Hydro Flask stainless steel water bottle surface finishing and adding graphic, including:
Embossing or Debossing, Rubberized coating, Silkscreen printing, Heat transfer printing, laser engraving or Eroding, Water transfer printing, Air-gas printing, UV (3D) printing.
They have their own advantages on logo behavior, as well as limits on logo surface area and others. You could contact, based on your original demands, our experienced staff could present professional suggestions for your easy decision.
Adding a custom logo by laser engraving or one color silk printing on the silver surface of Hydro Flask Stainless Steel water bottles is the most reliable way Now.
UV(3D) printing on Spray painted or Powder coated Flask / Bottle surface is so popular in the USA, Canada, Australia, and Japan since the Year 2018.
Other more brands like Thermos and Starbucks get good rewards in selling their Drink bottles with UV (3D) printing graphics.
Lid: There are totally close to 20 different lid styles to match the Hydro Flask Stainless Steel water bottles with one or two more functions combined, the custom logo could be created for those that meet certain quantity requests.
Custom color-matching is also available to achieve an awesome travel mug and flasks for your brand.
Accessories: Small Flex Boot, Medium Flex boot are designed to protect the bottom of Hydro Flask from being dented due to accident dropping.
Others like brushes are available to help clients drink more happily.
If you aren’t really sure how to order from us – you don’t need to worry, we will show you step by step how to order your preferred Hydro Flask Stainless steel water bottles from Laikoe.
Step 1: First access to Laikoe website: laikoe.com, or you can <a href=”https://www.laikoe.com/”>click here</a> to access quickly.
Step 2: At the top of the page, click a<strong> category</strong> name from the “<strong>Bottle</strong>” Drop-down menu in the “<strong>Bottle</strong>” section, Including “Hydro Flask”, “Stainless Steel Water Bottle”, etc.
Step 3: You are on the page of Full listed products of Certain categories like Hydro Flask. There are different buttons leading you to check the details of Hydro Flasks and LaiKoe, or send us an inquiry.
Step 4: You could see the Yellow pop-up button of “ Year 20XX Most Popular bottles” in the top right, click it you could see the hot seller in the past year.
Step 5: Buttons are everywhere when you need to learn more about us and send any questions or inquiries. You could contact us in any way listed at the bottom of all pages.
Step 6: In your inquiry or message to us, please let us know your detailed requests like Item number, Quantity, your preferred decoration, expected delivery.
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If you could advise your target price, it is very helpful to help you choose the most suitable items to promote your business.
Step 7: Laikoe provides the professional quotation to customers based on specified request
Step 8: You confirm all details including quantity, price, custom logo, artwork for logo/instruction/packing, payment terms and delivery time, etc.
Step 9: Approve Proforma Invoice and pay deposit /Sample fee to Laikoe. Laikoe starts making a Pre-production sample and Prepares material for mass production.
Step 10: Approve Pre-production to Laikoe, mass products are in producing under strict quality control. Get a timely order update from Laikoe.
Step 11: One week prior to goods being ready, get a notification on packing details like Total cartons, gross weight, and volume of goods. Prepare to book vessels.
Laikoe could help to book vessel in customers cost to collect with balance payment.
Step 12: Receive Official Inspection Report and Shipping samples from Laikoe. Approve the Quality, remit the balance payment and Instruct Laikoe to ship goods.
Step 13: Get shipping documents (Telex-released B/L, Commercial Invoice, Packing list, etc.) from Laikoe to clear customs, pick up goods to clients’ warehouse.
Step 14: Having goods sold or delivered to all distributors/stores.
Working with no with Laikoe on new bottle projects.
Laikoe will try our best to help in all the above 14 steps to shorten the negotiation period and enlarge cooperation between you and Laikoe –Your reliable Hydro Flask manufacturer in China!
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Chapter 10: More bottles LaiKoe could supply than Hydro Flask Insulated bottle
Reaching (brand Laikoe) is a professional Hydro Flask Manufacturer in China.
Besides Hydro Flask Stainless Steel Insulated water bottles, Reaching (brand Laikoe) also supplies lots more Bottle styles to the domestic market and world market.
Stainless Steel Water Bottle
Steel Insulated Tumbler and Mug
Steel Tumbler with Lid and Straw
Beer / Wine Growler
Super Light Flask
Plastic Sports Water Bottle
Plastic Coffee Tumbler
Clear Tumbler with Straw
More tableware like Cups, Pitchers, Thermally insulated containers for food, vacuum bottles, wine glasses, and Coolers in various sizes.
Ask for a free quote of your hydro flask water bottle order now, you will get an instant quotation.