High-Temperature Flexible Hoses

Posted: October 23, 2018 | Category: Flexible Hoses

Getting to know all about high-temperature flexible hoses and what they are used for can help you make an informed decision about which type of flexible hose will work best for your particular needs. At Flextech Industries, we understand how important it is for you to have the right high-temperature flexible hose for your particular needs. That is why we offer a selection of flexible hoses that can be engineered and designed to fit your exact needs.

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What are High-Temperature Flexible Hoses?

High-temperature flexible hoses are frequently exposed to a range of special environmental conditions, including uses at very high ambient temperatures. These types of flexible hoses can also be used for transporting hot gasses and other substances.

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Types of High-Temperature Flexible Hoses

Some of the different types of high-temperature flexible hoses that you can choose from include:

Metal Hoses

Metal hoses can be particularly useful for industrial applications, such as transferring gas and fluids, and can be used to help balance thermal pressure and to correct any misalignment issues. This type of high-temperature flexible hose can easily be constructed from a variety of different materials (stainless steel, Monel, bronze, Inconel, and Hastelloy) and can be customized to fit almost any application. Metal hose assemblies range in size from 1/4″ to 30″ in diameter and are available in a selection of styles, including:

  • Helical corrugations
  • 2-ply construction
  • Single or double braid
  • Open pitch
  • Annular corrugations
  • Closed pitch

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Speciality Transfer Hoses

Specialty transfer hoses are designed to be heat resistant, flexible, and highly durable, as well as for transferring fluids, including fuel, gas, and cooling liquids. This type of high-temperature flexible hose was specifically built to withstand even the most demanding work environments. Some of the different applications speciality transfer hoses can be used for are:

  • Jacketed assemblies
  • Steam and oil traced
  • CSA certified
  • Refrigeration hoses
  • Chlorine transfer hose
  • Cryogenic assemblies
  • PTFE lined assemblies
  • Expansion and seismic loops

If you would like to learn more about high-temperature flexible hoses, or if you are interested in one of our services or products (expansion joints, industrial dampers, flexible hoses, or piping accessories), please contact Flextech Industries at the location nearest you or by filling out a form on our website.