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Colex International Ltd - Quality British Manufacturing Since 1992

Flexible Nylon Tube Din 73378

Flexible Nylon Tubing Metric - NFM

Flexible nylon is lightweight and flexible with good chemical resistance and a good bend radii, it is suitable for a vast range of applications including air conditioning and automotive.

NFM is available from stock in 30m coils & some popular sizes in 100m & 500m. Call us to discuss any bespoke tubing including different sizes, lengths, colours and much more.

We offer flexible nylon tube in both imperial and metric sizes. We also stock metric and imperial semi-rigid nylon.

Applications

  • Automotive air brake systems
  • Suspension lines
  • Low temp diesel transfer
  • Transport of many fuels & oils
  • Lubrication systems
  • Compressed air lines
  • Refrigeration and coolant lines
  • Hydraulic lines
  • Chemical transfer
  • Air conditioning
  • Transport of CO² & other gasses
  • Pneumatic control Instrumentation systems

Features & Benefits

  • Lightweight & flexible
  • Good chemical resistance
  • Durable
  • Heat and light stabilised materials
  • Excellent mechanical strength
  • Resistant to crushing, cracking abrasion and work hardening
  • Good bend radii
  • Suitable for push on and compression fittings

Chemical Resistance

Nylon is resistant to most:

  • Solvents
  • Alkalis
  • Oils
  • Greases
  • Petroleum products
  • Fungi
  • Moulds
  • Dilute acids (mineral and organic)

Material Conformance

  • RoHs & WEEE
  • DIN PA12 HI-PHL
  • DIN 73378/DIN 74324-1
  • Sulphur free
  • Halogen free
  • Conflict mineral free
  • REACH compliant
  • Heavy metal free
  • Airbus approval number 227778. Call us for more info.

Part

Description

Size

OD Tolerances

Burst Pressure

Bend Radius

Kgs/30m

NFM

Flexible Nylon Tube

4 x 2.5 mm*

+0.02/-0.08 mm

1595 PSI / 110 bar

11 mm

0.23 kgs

NFM

Flexible Nylon Tube

5 x 3 mm*

+0.03/-0.10 mm

1740 PSI / 120 bar

13 mm

0.39 kgs

NFM

Flexible Nylon Tube

6 x 4 mm*

+0.03/-0.10 mm

1377 PSI / 95 bar

18 mm

0.49 kgs

NFM

Flexible Nylon Tube

8 x 5.5 mm*

+0.03/-0.10 mm

1305 PSI / 90 bar

26 mm

0.82 kgs

NFM

Flexible Nylon Tube

8 x 6 mm*

+0.03/-0.10 mm

1015 PSI / 70 bar

32 mm

0.68 kgs

NFM

Flexible Nylon Tube

10 x 7 mm

+0.02/-0.10 mm

1232 PSI / 85 bar

33 mm

1.24 kgs

NFM

Flexible Nylon Tube

10 x 7.5 mm*

+0.02/-0.10 mm

1015 PSI / 70 bar

40 mm

1.06 kgs

NFM

Flexible Nylon Tube

10 x 8 mm*

+0.02/-0.10 mm

725 PSI / 50 bar

50 mm

0.87 kgs

NFM

Flexible Nylon Tube

12 x 9 mm*

+0.02/-0.10 mm

1015 PSI / 70 bar

48 mm

1.53 kgs

NFM

Flexible Nylon Tube

12 x 10 mm

+0.02/-0.10 mm

580 PSI / 40 bar

72 mm

1.07 kgs

NFM

Flexible Nylon Tube

14 x 11 mm

+0.02/-0.11 mm

797 PSI / 55 bar

65 mm

1.82 kgs

NFM

Flexible Nylon Tube

15 x 12 mm*

+0.02/-0.11 mm

725 PSI / 50 bar

75 mm

1.97 kgs

NFM

Flexible Nylon Tube

16 x 13 mm

+0.03/-0.10 mm

725 PSI / 50 bar

85 mm

2.11 kgs

NFM

Flexible Nylon Tube

22 x 17 mm

+0.02/-0.11 mm

870 PSI / 60 bar

97 mm

4.73 kgs

NFM

Flexible Nylon Tube

28 x 22 mm

+0.03/-0.15 mm

797 PSI / 55 bar

131 mm

7.28 kgs

Further Details:

Colours: Standard colour Natural. Some sizes also available in yellow, green, red, blue, black & orange

Lengths: Standard length 30m coils. Some sizes also available in 100m coils & 500m drums

Temperature range: -40°C to +70°C, occasional use up to 130°C, brittle point: -70°C

Construction: Manufactured from high impact heat and light stabilised material

Packing: Coiled and tyre wrapped

Printing: * Marked sizes conform with DIN73378 & are printed: “CX DIN 73378-size-PA12-HIPHL WO/NO”

Custom Manufacture: Alternative sizes, lengths & colours available subject to MOQ

Technical information for use as a guide only. All colours & lengths are subject to stock. Pressure values given are based on the short term burst pressure at 20°C based on a 3:1 safety factor. Any increase in temperature above 20°C will result in a decline in working pressure values.

IMPORTANT NOTE: Whilst every effort is made to ensure that the above information is accurate and correct, the conditions under which Colex products are used are beyond our control and therefore recommendations are made without warranty or guarantee. Colex reserve the right to change specifications without prior notice. © 1999-2009 Colex International Limited, UK. All Rights Reserved Worldwide. Please forward any questions or comments about this web site to our webmaster or fill in a feedback form.