North American Fire Hose - Poly-Tuff 1200

  • Poly-Tuff 1200™ Features

    EPDM Rubber Lining / Polyester Jacket

    • Special heavy duty, high pressure 2-1/2" double jacket construction designed to supply water to standpipe and sprinkler systems in high rise buildings.
    • Achieves 600 psi annual service test pressure / 1200 psi acceptance pressure / 1800 psi minimum burst pressure ratios required by the NFPA 1961 Fire Hose Standard.
    • Designed especially for the unique fire fighting challenges encountered in delivering water to the top of the 1,149 foot tall “Stratosphere Tower” in Las Vegas, with a gravity head of 498 pounds per square inch.
    • This all polyester construction incorporates heavy gauge, higher tensile strength Poly-Cord™ spun polyester warp yarns, combined with heavy denier, high tenacity filament polyester filler yarns in order to achieve the extreme pressure capability required for this application.
    • A unique Hose Lok™ coupling bonding system permanently bonds the special expansion ring aluminum coupling to the heavy duty hose construction, while exceeding the minimum burst pressure requirement.
    • Unique Ultra-Shield™ high-performance polyurethane coating seals each and every fiber in the bundle, further improving abrasion resistance, reducing moisture and chemical absorption, and providing vivid color-coded identification. The Ultra-Shield™ coating is included at no additional charge.
    • The EPDM rubber lining is unaffected by Ozone deterioration and is one component in the Friction Fighter System™, creating an extremely smooth waterway surface, thereby reducing friction loss and significantly improving nozzle performance.
    • The Dura-Bond™ vulcanized adhesion system, which creates both a mechanical and chemical bond between the EPDM lining and the inner jacket, eliminates the possibility of delamination as is experienced with competitive adhesive bonded rubber lined constructions.
    • Our highest pressure product remains true to the “Tuff” family of all polyester constructions.
    • See the Ultra-Shield section for available colors.
    • Both the hose and couplings are Made in the USA and are fully NFPA 1961 compliant.

     

    Specifications

    HOSE SIZE SPECIFICATION NUMBER ACCEPTANCE TEST PSI SERVICE TEST PSI BOWL SIZE WEIGHT PER 50' UNCPLD
    2 1⁄2" PT-1200 1200 PSI 600 PSI 3" 35 lbs.