PVC-W SeriesFood & Sanitary Hose

PVC-W

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Overview

PVC Food and Sanitary Hose with Wire Helix Reinforcement

This full vacuum rated 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 also 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.
  • Static Dissipation - The imbedded electrogalvanized helical steel wire can be attached to the end fitting to prevent static build up when conveying certain fluids.

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, Pharmacopoeia class VI, USDA, 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)
Vacuum
Rating
(in/Hg)
Minimum
Bend
Radius (in.)
Approximate
Weight
Per 100 Foot
(lbs)
1/4 0.500 250 80 29.9 1.0 10
3/8 0.625 150 80 29.9 1.5 13
1/2 0.813 150 80 29.9 2.0 21
5/8 1.000 150 65 29.9 2.5 30
3/4 1.125 150 65 29.9 3.0 36
1 1.375 100 45 29.9 4.0 44
1 1/4 1.750 100 50 29.9 5.0 74
1 1/2 2.000 100 35 29.9 6.0 84
2 2.500 100 35 29.9 8.0 112