In industry, the static is inevitable, especially when you transfer abrasive materials. For example, sand. The external static is very dangerous. Once static appears in a over wet condition, it will transfer to the air. Because the water in air can conduct the electricity. But in winter, the air is dry. Thus the static only exist on the surface of resin. Thus an antistatic hose will be helpful.
After that, the static enters human body and other solids which are easy to plug in. This is the charge-discharge phenomenon. While in a dark area, you can clearly see the electric light caused by charge and discharge. Once the static is close flammable and explosives, it may cause serious accidence. For example, fire and explosion. That cause the production has to stop. Besideds, it will cause huge economical loss. What’s more, it may cause people hurt or even death.
Then how to deal with the static? Antistatic hose can help
We know that static will exist only if there is wear. Thus if you want to avoid such problem, first you should deal with the wear. On such occasion the PU hose will be the best solution. Because polyurethane hose has the best wear resistance. While the property is over 10 times than rubber hose. Besides, the inner wall is extremely smooth. Thus the wear is really small. While this cut off the way that static appears. In addition, there is a copper wire inside the helix on the external surface. Thus it can quickly eliminate the static when it appears.
Other properties of antistatic hose
It is extremely flexible. Thus it’s suitable for the machine that need move. Besides, it is light in weight, so you can transfer it easily. In addition, it is food grade, so it can be food use. Moreover, it can bear corrosion and solvents.
In a word, it’s suitable for all the usages with static. If you have any inquiry or question about such hose, welcome to contact Orientflex.