Press Release Summary:
Designed for applications with minimal space, Kurt Tuff Spiral Flex Hose has bend capacity of 8.25–9.5 in. depending on choice of Â¾, 1,Â or 1 Â¼ in. diameter. Synthetic outer cover resists effects of oil-, ozone-, and abrasion, while interior is reinforced withÂ 4 spiral layers of high-tensile steel wire braid. Impulse tested for up to 1,000,000 cycles, hose withstands temperatures from -40 to +250Â°F, meets flame resistant MSHA designation, and meets/exceeds requirements of SAE DIN 20023.
Original Press Release:
"Kurt Hydraulics Introduces New Kurt Tuff Spiral Flex Hydraulic Hose for Ultra High Pressure Applications
Lyman, Nebraska: Kurt Hydraulics’ new Kurt Tuff Spiral Flex Hydraulic Hose is engineered for rugged, high pressure hydraulic applications up to 6235 PSI. Designed for applications with minimal space, Kurt’s unique design provides bend capacity of 8.25 inch to 9.5 inch depending on hose diameter selected.
Reinforced internally with four spiral layers of high tensile steel wire braid, Kurt Tuff Spiral Flex hose has a very durable oil, ozone and abrasion resistant synthetic outer cover. It has ten times the abrasion resistance compared to standard hose cover, reports Kurt Hydraulics. Impulse tested for up to 1,000,000 cycles, Kurt Tuff Spiral Flex hose withstands temperatures from -40°F up to 250°F and meets flame resistant MSHA designation. It meets or exceeds requirements of SAE DIN 20023.
Applications for Kurt Tuff Spiral Flex hoses include a full range of heavy-duty applications, including construction equipment, trucks, and demanding injection molding systems.
Available in diameters of ¾ inch, 1 inch and 1-¼ inch ID, Kurt Tuff Spiral Flex hose may be combined with many Kurt coupling styles that are specifically designed for heavy duty applications where shock and vibration are present.
With over 35 years experience manufacturing hydraulic products, Kurt has become the preferred alternative source for a complete line of hydraulic hose and couplings including RoHS compliant products. With thousands of stock sizes and configurations manufactured in its U.S. based facilities, Kurt has 95 percent out-of-stock fill rates, competitive pricing and fast delivery.
For more information on the new Kurt Tuff Spiral Flex hose including Kurt’s full range of products, call for their FREE new catalog at 1-866-257-7995. The catalog provides all key features, product specifications, and ratings, including easy-to-understand drawings and specifications for ID, thread and length dimensions.
Kurt Hydraulics, 302 Jeffers Street, Lyman, Nebraska 69352. Fax: 308-787-1281.