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EFG6K Spiral Wire Hose—MegaTuff® Cover



Recommended For:
Extremely high-pressure, high-impulse applications such as hydrostatic transmissions. EFG6K is designed to meet or exceed all requirements of SAE 100R15 specifications and performance requirements of EN 856 4SP (-6, -8, -10 and -12), EN 856 4SH (-12, -16, and -20), and ISO 3862 Type R15 (-6, -8, -10, -12, -16, -24). Compatible with biodegradable hydraulic fluids like polyolester, polyglycol and vegetable oil as well as standard petroleum-based fluids. Available in 121' through 200' continuous lengths.

Meets Flame Resistance Acceptance Designation “MSHA 2G” for Biodegradable Hydraulic Fluids

MegaTuff® hose lasts up to 300 times longer than standard hose during hose-to-hose and hose-to-metal abrasion tests per ISO 6945.

Tube: Black, oil resistant, synthetic rubber (Nitrile - Type C).

Reinforcement: Four (six for -20 and -24) alternating layers of spiraled, high-tensile steel.

Cover: Black, oil, abrasion and weather resistant MegaTuff® cover with synthetic rubber (Neoprene - Type A) base, with color coded layline. Also available in Standard cover.

Temperature Range: -40°F to +250°F (-40°C to +121°C).

Coupling Recommendation (See Crimp Data Manual 35019 or E-crimp):
GlobalSpiral Couplings (-6 through -20)
GlobalSpiral High Pressure Couplings (-24)
Stainless Steel “S” Couplings

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