Composite hose is a special material specially for chemical and petroleum. Because of the special usages, you may not be familiar with it. Thus let me introduce you next.
Structure and application
Composite hose consists of terminal, ferrule, 2 steel wires, multi PP layers and a PVC cover. Special material and structure make it resist crack and leakage. Even in a harsh environment. You can use it to transfer petroleum, diesel and many other chemicals. Besides, it can serve on ships as the oil hose.
In a word, composite hose is suitable for flammable, explosive and corrosive usages. No matter acid, alkali or other corrosive mediums, composite hose can deal with them well.
Properties of composite hose
Composite hose is light in weight and flexible
The special material and structure make the hose vert light. While the weight is just 40% of normal rubber hose. Besides, it has small bend radius. Although there are layers of yarn and steel wires. Thus it is really flexible, even work in cold weather.
Static is almost everywhere in our daily life. When you step on a chemical fibre carpet, the static is 35000V. While it’s 7000V when you turning pages. But it can also be several thousand V. In our life, static can hurt people. But in chemical industry, it can cause fire and even explosion. Then cause serious economic and security loss. Based on the report, more than 10% fire accidents are caused by static. However, there are still factories don’t care static. Once cause fire or chemical leakage, the result can not be imaged.
It perfectly solves such problem. Because there is anti-static wire inside it. Thus when used in static condition, it’s safe.
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