Slide Mandals Mertex is an uncovered fire hose used widely in the maritime industry and carries the “Wheel-Mark” and the MED certificate.

Stored securely and centrally to reduce the response time for potential fire outbreak in hazardous areas in factories or in large refinery where the consequences of a fire are often dramatic.

Fire hoses are also used in case of flooding, for quickened safe dewatering of large or small areas.
MERTEX

Slide Manufactured in accordance with BS 6391 Type 1.

INDUSTRIES

FIRE FIGHTING

FEATURES

  • Manufactured in accordance with BS 6391 Type 1. 
  • The hose has obtained the EU “Wheel – Mark” maritime certification. 

DESIGN

  • Mandals Mertex is a circular woven hose with an extruded inner lining of thermoplastic polyurethane (TPU). 
  • The hose is very lightweight yet rugged with good mechanical properties. 

ADVANTAGE

  • The hose can operate from -50ºC to + 75ºC (-58ºF to +167ºF)
  • Intermittent use up to +80ºC (+176ºF).
  • The hose can be delivered in continuous lengths.

TECHNICAL DATA

MERTEX

INTERNAL DIAMETER WALL THICKNESS WEIGHT BURST PRESSURE TENSILE STRENGTH
Inch mm Inch mm Lbs / Ft Kg / m Psl Bar x 1000 Lbs Tons
1 1/2 38.1 + 1.6 0.06 1.6 0.13 0.20 870 60 12.7 5.7
2 51.5 + 2.0 0.07 1.8 0.19 0.28 800 55 16.0 7.2
2 1/2 64.5 + 2.0 0.07 1.8 0.24 0.36 725 50 19.3 8.7
  • NOTE: MINIMUM SAFETY FACTOR BP/WP IS 2:1 (50%) FOR ALL NON-HAZARD AND/OR NON-FLAMMABLE LIQUIDS.
  • ISSUE 2.0 – 18.09.20
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