PVC steel wire hose is a flexible and strong hose. However, it you don’t use properly, it may fail earlier than the normal service life. Here are some points to avoid such problem.
1.Always wear proper PPE such as gloves when handle the hose.
2.Do not exceed the max working pressure of the hose to avoid damage and injury.
3.Keep the hose away from open flame, spark or other sources of ignition.
4.Do not use the hose for the purposes other than its intended use.
5.Do not leave the hose under pressure when not in use, as it will reduce the strength.
6.Never twist, kink or crush the hose as it can damage the wire reinforce and then cause leak.
7.Do not drag the hose across rough or abrasive surfaces, as it can cause damage to the hose and fittings.
8.Never use the hose to move flammable or hazardous materials.
9.Ensure that ground the hose properly to prevent static which can be a fire hazard.
10.Follow the instructions for safe use, handle and maintenance of the hose.
With these tips, you can help prevent accidents and injuries while using a PVC steel wire hose. Or you can just contact Orientflex. We are an expert in hose solutions and will offer you helpful guidance.