Well I have city water that has a chemical'ish smell/taste. I do have a marine/rv hose I was using. Yesterday I bought a Dupont filter system that is supposed to reduce Chlorine (among other things) and was going to mount it on my brew stand.
I was planning on putting a T Splitter on the inlet side of the filter with a small hose (unfiltered) for cleanup, and the filtered heading to the HLT. I was just going to buy another short RV hose for the output, but then thought maybe there was another idea to avoid having yet another hose hanging around.
The bottle was dusty, but the liquor was clean~