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Alarm® Booster – Thermocure

Our Alarm® Booster hose is a high quality, all-purpose fire engine booster hose product. Built to take rugged treatment, this hose has a red, NBR/PVC cover that resists abrasion while providing a smooth surface for easy handling, making it the driver’s choice. Engineered to be dimensionally stable and not flatten or crush reels, it features an SBR/Nitrile tube that is reinforced with multiple spiral aramid yarns. Alarm® Booster is designed to provide a constant working pressure up to 800 psi for maximum safety.

Technical Overview

Cover Color ■ White
Oil Resistance ■ Limited
Construction ■ Tube: SBR
■ Cover: NBR/PVC
■ Reinforcement: Plies of strong fabric
Temperature Range ■ -20°F to +160°F, -29°C to +71°C
Packaging ■ Reels, coupled lengths available on
   a make-to order Basis

Literature

Thermoid Catalog – Alarm® Booster – Thermocure

Features & Benefits

NBR/PVC Blend Tube – Class A
  • Water Resistant
  • Oil Resistant
NBR/PVC Blend Cover – Class A
  • Abrasion Resistant
  • Oil Resistant
  • Water Resistant
2-Spiral Aramid Yarn Reinforcement
  • Provides Working Pressure of 800 psi
  • More Flexible than Braid Reinforced Hose
  • Easier to Route
  • Easier to Coil and Handle
  • Less Susceptible to Premature Failure than Braided Hose if Subjected to Torque
Molded Red Cover
  • Show Room Quality
  • No Dust Residue to Dull the Color
EPDM (1-1/2″ ID Only)
EPDM Tube
  • High Heat Resistance
  • Resists Water Absorption
EPDM Cover
  • High Heat Resistance
  • Abrasion Resistant
4-Spiral Aramid Yarn Reinforcement
  • Provides a 250 psi Working Pressure
  • More Flexible than Braid Reinforced Hose
  • Easier to Route
  • Easier to Coil and Handle
  • Less Susceptible to Premature Failure than Braided Hose if Subjected to Torque
Pressureless Cure System
  • Minimal Cast (Natural Curvature of the Hose)
  • Extends the Life of the Rubber Compounds
Air Mandrel Manufacturing Process
  • No Internal Contamination of the Inside Diameter Due to the Lubricant
  • Eliminates the Need for the Customer to Flush the Hose

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