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Silbraid Reinforced Imperial Silicone Hose

Reinforced Silbrade® Silicone Hose

The construction of Silbrade enables silicone tubing to handle increased pressure applications. It offers outstanding resistance to temperature extremes and is made from raw materials that meet FDA requirements.

Silbrade, a peroxide-cured product, contains no sulphur or other acid-producing chemicals thereby eliminating the possibility of staining, corroding, or deteriorating other materials it contacts. It is also resistant to ozone and U.V. over long time periods.

Applications

  • Adhesive Lines
  • Beverage Service & bottle filling
  • Chemical Feeds
  • Deionized Water Transfer
  • Fermenter Lines & Hot fill lines
  • Food Handling
  • Laboratory
  • Resin Feeds
  • Stirring Vessels
  • Viscous Material Handling

Conformance

  • All raw materials used in the manufacture of silicone hose have FDA approval for use with food contact applications

Features & Benefits

  • Very Flexible
  • Self extinguishing
  • Ozone and UV resistance
  • Contains no sulphur
  • Excellent bend radii
  • Translucent natural colour for visual contact with the flow
  • Odourless, tasteless & inert
  • Installation in restricted spaces without impeding flow

Chemical Resistance

  • U.V.
  • Ozone
  • Gases
  • Moisture
  • Extreme temperatures

Physical Properties

Hardness - Core

shore A ± 5

70

Hardness - Cover

shore A ± 5

60

Tensile strength

PSI

1000

Elongation at break

%

350

Brittle temperature

°C

-62

Maximum operating temperature

°C

176

Values listed are typical and are meant only as a guide to aid in design.

Field testing should be performed to find the actual values for the application

Various sizes and lengths are available, please call the Colex sales office on 01858 461 100 or email sales@colexint.co.uk for more information.

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