PVC-B SeriesFood & Sanitary Hose

PVC-B

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Overview

PVC Food and Sanitary Hose with Polyester Braid Reinforcement

This highly flexible and economical hose is ideally suited for the handling of food and beverages, as well as bulk pharmaceuticals and cosmetics. Manufactured from FDA materials, it is crystal clear to allow the monitoring of fluid flow. This lightweight hose is frequently used on liquid fill packaging machines. It is suitable for use in deionized water and potable water systems. It can be used as a pneumatic line or for breathing air lines.

PVC Advantage:

  • Sanitary - FDA approved materials meet or exceed 3A, USDA, and California Proposition 65 requirements. NSF 51 and NSF 61 approved hose is also available.
  • Chemical Compatibility - PVC is resistant to a wide range of common industrial chemicals (consult with the factory for specific recommendations).
  • Compatible - PVC is suitable for general use in slaughtering, processing, transporting and storage areas in direct contact with meats or poultry food products prepared under Federal Inspection. It is silicone-free.

Fittings

Over 40 standard fitting styles available including flanged, sanitary, JIC, NPT, Cam Lock, PFA Encapsulated, Solid Kynar® and Polypropylene fittings. Standard material is 316 Stainless Steel. Non-Wetted fitting material is Epoxy Powder coated Carbon Steel. Fitting designs feature high performance smooth internal surface finishes exceeding FDA, USDA, Pharmacopoeia class VI and 3A standards. All collars are Stainless Steel.

Specifications
Maximum working pressure decreases as temperature increases.
Rated pressures can only be obtained with proper coupling procedures
Temperature Range: 25°F (-4°C) to 150°F (+65°C)
I.D.
Nominal
(in.)
O.D.
Nominal
(in.)
Maximum
Working
Pressure (psi)
@70°F (20°C)
Maximum
Working
Pressure (psi)
@122°F (50°C)
Minimum
Bend
Radius
(in.)
Approximate
Weight
Per 100 Feet
(lbs)
3/16 0.375 250 150 1.6 4
1/4 0.438 250 150 2.5 6
5/16 0.531 250 135 3.0 8
3/8 0.594 225 125 3.5 9
1/2 0.750 200 100 4.5 13
5/8 0.891 200 100 5.5 18
3/4 1.031 150 85 7.0 22
1 1.300 125 75 8.5 30
1 1/4 1.620 100 55 11.0 46
1 1/2 1.938 100 50 14.0 64
2 2.490 75 35 18.0 94