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CONSTRUCTION

  • The original pvc lightweight suction only hose
  • Special corrugated pvc exterior for maximum flexibility and smooth waterway
  • Clear flexible pvc between the helix ribs for full vision of water
  • Distinctive black colored helix ribs for maximum uv protection
  • One piece extruded aluminum field repairable, reattachable collars on couplings
  • Collars are aluminum, not plastic which is subject to temperature extremes
  • the manufacturer shall be iso 9001-2008 quality certified

APPLICATIONS

  • Drafting from any rural or municipal non-pressurized water source
  • Designed for suction only!
  • Pvc hose shall not be used on pressurized hydrants or for relay pumping.
  • this is not a supply hose for hydrant use.
  • Limit exposure to direct sunlight for long periods of time.

PERFORMANCE FEATURES

  • ULTRA FLEXIBLE AND LIGHTWEIGHT, ONE-MAN HOOK-UP OPERATION IF NECESSARY
  • DESIGNED FOR FULL VACUUM     CLEAR HOSE FOR FULL VISION OF WATER FLOW
  • TIME SAVING WITH LESS MANPOWER REQUIRED COMPARED TO CONVENTIONAL SUCTION HOSE
  • 5, 2.5 and 3” COUPLED WITH EXPANSION RINGS •      NO PLASTIC COUPLINGS
  • 4”, 4.5”, 5” AND 6” COUPLED WITH REATTACHABLE BOLT-ON COUPLINGS

(FOLDING LONG HANDLES AVAILABLE)

  • MEETS OR EXCEEDS NFPA STANDARD 1961, CURRENT EDITION      FIVE YEAR WARRANTY
maxiflex

Ultra Light – Ultra Flexible

For Drafting Only

Construction Applications
  • THE ORIGINAL PVC LIGHTWEIGHT SUCTION ONLY HOSE
  • Special corrugated PVC exterior for maximum flexibility and smooth waterway
  • Clear flexible PVC between the helix for ribs for full vision of water
  • Distinctive black colored helix ribs for maximum UV protection
  • One-piece extruded aluminum field repairable, reattachable collars on couplings, folding handles available
  • Collars are aluminum, NOT PLASTIC with is subject to temperature extremes
  • Drafting from any rural or municipal non-pressurized water source
  • Designed for SUCTION ONLY!
  • PVC hose shall not be used on pressurized hydrants or for relay pumping, this is not a supply hose for hydrant use
  • Limited exposure to direct sunlight for long periods of time
Performance Features Standard Length
  • Ultra flexible and lightweight, one-man hook-up operation if necessary
  • Designed for full vacuum
  • Couplings – NO PLASTIC PARTS
  • Clear Couplings for full vision of water flow
  • 1.5″, 2.5″, 3″ Expansion Ring Couplings
  • 4″, 4.5″, 5″, and 6″ coupled with reattachable bolt-on couplings
  • Meets and exceeds all NFPA Standards 1961, current edition
  • Two-Year Warranty

Standard Length is 10 feet

Any Length up to 20 feet

 

Hose Size Working Pressure psi (70 °F) Bend Radius (Inches) Vacuum (Inches) Nominal Outside Diameter (Inches) Weight per 10ft Length (uncoupled)
3” 50 12 29 3.57 12
4” 68 15 29 4.67 20
4.5” 50 16 29 5.79 25
5” 50 16 29 5.79 25
6” 47 19 29  6.83 45