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. Various water-based transfer applications for offshore or onshore work sites. The food grade tube meets FDA requirements and will not impart taste to drinking water. The heavy duty reinforcement is designed to survive extreme oilfield application requirements. The specially compounded cover material is designed to withstand the harshest environment including abrasion and weathering.
CAUTION: Do not alternate between potable water and non-potable liquid transfer to avoid cross-contamination of drinking water or food products.
TEMPERATURE: -40°F to +150°F (-40°C to +66°C) continuous service.
CONSTRUCTION: Tube: Type D2 (Natural Rubber). White
Reinforcement: Synthetic, high tensile textile with steel wire helix.
Cover: Type P (EPDM). Orange with blue stripe.
Design Factor: 4:1
COUPLINGS: Crimped or swaged couplings. 71. Reference the Hose Coupling Section.
STANDARDS: ABS approved. Food grade tube meets FDA requirements. Hose designed to withstand 2.5 ton tensile force.