Formerly Super-Vac Hose
(Specification 4688V, 4688VN)
RECOMMENDED FOR: Tank truck service, including oilfield vacuum truck, where full suction or rated working pressures are required. Ideal for applications handling crude oil, salt and fresh water, tank bottoms, drilling mud, dilute solutions of hydrochloric acids, diesel fuels and sewage transfer. Reference Gates Chemical Resistance Table.
CAUTION: NOT RECOMMENDED FOR REFINED PETROLEUM PRODUCTS SUCH AS GASOLINE.
TEMPERATURE: -40°F to +180°F (-40°C to +82°C) continuous service. NOTE: Diesel fuel normally conveyed below 120°F (+49°C).
CONSTRUCTION: Tube: Type C (Nitrile). Black.
Reinforcement: Synthetic, high tensile textile with steel wire helix.
Cover: Type D (SBR). Black corrugated with blue spiral stripe.
Design Factor: 4:1
COUPLINGS: 6, 7 or 78. (for ambient temperatures only). Reference the Hose Coupling Section.
PACKAGING: All lengths coiled and wrapped in polyethylene.
BRANDING: Continuous transfer label. Example: “Gates® Black Gold® Super-Vac® (60-150)SD Oil Field Vacuum 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.
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: ARPM (Class B) Medium oil resistance.