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Flex-Loc™ Push-On Air / Multipurpose Hose

Flex-Loc™ is a highly oil-resistant push-on hose with a 250 psi working pressure, designed for safe and reliable performance in the most demanding and harsh working conditions. It allows push-on fittings to be inserted into place easily and quickly without the need for special crimping tools are required. Its tube and cover make it effective for industrial, warehouse and other applications where a convenient push-on hose fitting could be used. Not recommended for unleaded gasoline.

Technical Overview

Cover Color ■ Black, Blue, Gray,
   Red, Green or Yellow
Oil Resistance ■ High
Construction ■ Tube: Nitrile, RMA Class A
■ Cover: Nitrile/PVC RMA Class A
■ Reinforcement: Spiral polyester
Temperature Range ■ -20°F to +180°F, -29°C to +82°C
Packaging ■ 500 – 700FT and 250FT reels

Literature

Thermoid Catalog – Flex-Loc™ Push-On

Features & Benefits

NBR, RMA Tube – Class A
  • High Oil Resistance
NBR/PVC, RMA Cover – Class A
  • High Oil Resistance
2-Spiral Aramid Yarn Reinforcement
  • Provides a Working Pressure to 250 psi
  • Grips the Fitting from the Inside
  • More Flexible than Braid Reinforced Hose
  • Easier to Route Assemblies
  • Easier to Coil and Handle
  • Less Susceptible to Premature Failure than Braided Hose if Subjected to Torque
Variety of Colors Available
  • Allows for Color Coding
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
Push-On Hose Construction
  • Allows the Fittings to be Inserted into Place Easily
  • No Special Crimping Equipment Required
500-700FT Reels
  • Over 80% One Piece Reels
  • Less Scrap
  • Most Footage per Reel vs. Competition

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