Formerly Aquarius® Potable Water Hose
RECOMMENDED FOR: Transfer of potable water, non-potable water or liquids not containing oils or chemicals from a supply ship to an offshore drilling rig or platform and for transfer applications on offshore or onshore drilling rigs or platforms; applications which require a lightweight, flexible hose with a tight bend radius and a high rated working pressure in long continuous lengths.
TEMPERATURE: -40°F to +150°F (-40°C to +66°C) continuous service.
CONSTRUCTION: Tube: Type D2 (Natural Rubber food Grade). White.
Reinforcement: Multiple plies of synthetic cord.
Cover: Type P (EPDM). Tan with green spiral stripe. Abrasion and weather resistant.
Design Factor: 4:1
COUPLINGS: 14, 15, 71 or 8. Reference the Hose Coupling Section.
PACKAGING: 200' length coiled and wrapped in polyethylene.
BRANDING: Continuous transfer label. Example: “Gates® Black Gold® Potable Water (150-300)D Meets FDA Stds. 200 psi (1.38MPa) WP Made in U.S.A.”
SPECIAL ORDER REQUIREMENTS: Special production runs require minimum order quantities of 400 feet per size. If a special transfer label is required, contact Gates Corporation for minimum quantity.
REMNANT LENGTHS: Remnant lengths are sometimes available in popular sizes at a discount. Contact Gates Corporation for pricing, order requirements and availability.
STANDARDS: Tube meets FDA requirements.