Formerly Food Master® Lite™ Hose
RECOMMENDED FOR: Tank truck, barge, ship, or storage tank transfer of a variety of food products such as animal fat, vegetable oil and other edible oils at temperatures up to 230°F requiring FDA sanitary hose. Also suitable for ice cream and other dairy products requiring 3A-Class 3 standards.
TEMPERATURE: -40°F to +230°F (-40°C to +110°C) continuous service.
CONSTRUCTION: Tube: Type C2 (Modified Nitrile). Sanitary FDA and 3A-Class 3. White.
Reinforcement: Synthetic, high tensile textile with steel wire helix.
Cover: Type C2 (Modified Nitrile). White corrugated with burgundy spiral stripe.
Design Factor: 4:1
COUPLINGS: 1 or stainless steel, 8 or stainless steel, 34, 71. Reference the Hose Coupling Section.
PACKAGING: All lengths coiled and wrapped in polyethylene.
BRANDING: Continuous transfer label. Example: “Gates® Food Master™ Oils & Dairy 150SD Meets FDA, 3A and USDA 150 psi (1.03MPa) WP Made in U.S.A.”
SPECIAL ORDER REQUIREMENTS: Special production runs require minimum order quantities of 400 feet for sizes through 4" and 200 feet for sizes above 4". If a special transfer label is required, contact Gates Corporation for minimum quantity. Additional colored covers are made to order and require minimum production order quantities of 400 feet per size.
Specific cut lengths available through the Cut Length Program. Contact Customer Service for details.
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, 3A-Class 3 and USDA.