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Colex International Ltd - Quality British Manufacturing Since 1992

Flexacier Wire Reinforced PVC Hose

Flexacier Wire Reinforced Suction Hose (FX)

Colex International Flexacier is a clear wire reinforced suction hose suitable for the suction and discharge of a wide range of liquids and foodstuffs.

The clear PVC is non-phthalate and is derived from renewable resources, it is reinforced with a steel spiral.


  • Filling machines & dispensers
  • Foodstuffs & water
  • Slurry, sewage & waste material
  • Chemicals
  • Granules

Ideal for the S&D of :

  • Liquid foodstuffs
  • Beverages & fruit juices
  • Wine and liquors up to 20% alcohol concentration

Features & Benefits

  • Suitable to deliver foodstuffs according to Reg. EU 10/2011 (classes A,B, C) and to FDA Regulations
  • Lightweight, durable and very flexible
  • Minimum friction & maximum flow is maintained by the smooth bore
  • Good abrasion, weather, rot and chemical resistance
  • Wide operating temperature range
  • Non-phthalate
  • Good crush and kink resistance

Chemical Resistance

Resistant to:

  • Most oxidising agents
  • Reducing agents
  • Diluted acids
  • Diluted alkalis



Nominal ID


Working Pressure

Bend Radius



Wire Reinforced PVC Suction Hose


4 mm

87 PSI / 6 bar

110 mm

0.51 kgs


Wire Reinforced PVC Suction Hose


4.2 mm

72.5 PSI / 5 bar

140 mm

0.66 kgs


Wire Reinforced PVC Suction Hose


4.5 mm

72.5 PSI / 5 bar

170 mm

0.80 kgs


Wire Reinforced PVC Suction Hose


5 mm

58 PSI / 4 bar

230 mm

1.27 kgs


Wire Reinforced PVC Suction Hose


5.9 mm

50.75 PSI / 3.5 bar

280 mm

1.83 kgs


Wire Reinforced PVC Suction Hose


6.1 mm

50.75 PSI / 3.5 bar

340 mm

2.27 kgs


Wire Reinforced PVC Suction Hose


6.5 mm

29 PSI / 2 bar

460 mm

3.49 kgs

Further Details:

Colours: Clear with a wire spiral

Lengths: 30m coils

Temperature range: -10°C to +60°C, cold bend - 45°C

Vacuum: 711mm Hg = 94% at 20°C

Construction: Non-phthalate flexible PVC from renewable resources, reinforced with steel spiral

Packing: Coiled and fully wrapped

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.