Hoses for Harsh Environments
Mon, 08/13/2012 - 10:33am
Parker Hannifin’s Parflex Division manufactures hoses specifically for harsh environments where agriculture farm equipment is used. According to the company, these hoses are:
- Designed to withstand extreme temperatures without cracking or swelling.
- Lightweight, high-impulse and feature low volumetric expansion.
- Characterized by a core tube that is extremely clean and provides excellent fluid/chemical compatibility as well as high tensile strength.
- Able to be bonded together, saving you money by replacing a single-line rubber hose with a pre-made assembly.
- Characterized by layers that are thermally attached during the manufacturing process, creating a hose and jacket that are seamless.
- Offered for agricultural equipment as the HFS, HFS2, D6, R6, 590, 593, 53DM/538DM, 55LT, HLB, 83FR and 520.
- Available in sizes from 1/8 inch I.D. up to 2 inches I.D. depending on style.