Quality and Uses of EPDM Rubber Hoses

Posted: Friday, 12 April 2013 by Franklin Borsman in

When it comes to buying an appropriate EPDM rubber hose for common purpose or specific applications, you need to become very careful. A wide range of EPDM rubber hoses is available in the market to choose from. If you do not have relevant knowledge about them, you may face some trouble to find the exact one as per your needs.
Generally, EPDM rubber hoses are used for various automotive applications such as emission systems, windshield washers, vacuum-operated accessories, coolant/heater hose and many more. There can be different types of hoses for diverse tasks. So, it is better to thoroughly examine available options and compare them as per your needs.

Another important thing that you need to examine is the quality of EPDM rubber. Make sure to thoroughly go through the compatible hoses with fireproof hydraulic fluids, solvents, alkalis, ketones, hydrocarbons, cold/hot water, acids, alcohols etc. This will give you a good idea about the type of hose that you want to buy and select it with an extensive research.

EPDM rubber hoses also resist electricity and effects of weather. Even you can find them in diverse colors and sizes. You just need to opt for an appropriate product in the market by reviewing various collections.

Features of EPDM Rubber Hose:
  •     Excellent flame retardancy 
  •     Durable
  •     High tensile strength 
  •     Low temperature flexibility 
  •     Heat resistant
  •     Abrasion resistance and superior tear

The main properties of such types of hoses are their exceptional weather, ozone and heat resistance. Moreover, the resistance to steam and polar substances are also superior that you can consider while purchasing an EPDM rubber hose.

Lantech Solutions Ltd EPDM Hose Manufacturer UK