Find Out Different Types of Hoses

Posted: Wednesday, 27 February 2013 by Franklin Borsman in

Silicon Hose – It is a hollow pipe that is designed by using silicon materials by a number of companies. This can be used with various applications. Here are some of the usual applications in which this hose can be used:

  • Silicon hose can be used for transferring adhesive materials and chemicals from one container to another
  •  It can be used as a coolant for equipments and machines
  •  It can be used with medical equipments
  •  It can be used as a connector between containers for transferring of beverage. Additionally, you can use it for transferring of different kinds of materials. 
Silicon hoses are available in various colors like green, blue, red etc. If you want any special kind of silicon hose in a specific color, you can easily buy it from the market. Here are some of the benefits of silicon hose:

  •  It can be used at temperature between 60ºC to 200ºC
  •  It can be worked in an appropriate way under pressure of ten bars 
PVC Hose – The hose is designed by PVC materials corresponding polyvinyl chloride. It is a flexible and light weight hose. You can use it for applications like compressed air, coolant materials, canned industry, food and chemical solutions. It is available in a number of sizes and colors. It is easier to use at different pressures. PVC hose is flexible and soft which is made from polyester. It is resistant to diverse weather conditions and suitable under -5°C to +60°C temperature. 

Metallic Hose: The hose is designed by employing metals. They can be used or turned to transfer chemicals and oil from one container to another. It can be used in diverse temperatures.  

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