Recommended For: High-pressure hydraulic oil lines. Exceeds SAE 100R17 and ISO11237 R17 working pressure, minimum bend radius requirements and performance requirements of EN 857 1SC. M3K hose has smaller exterior dimensions and significantly tighter bend radius than other SAE 100R1 and 100R2 hose.
Tube: Black, oil resistant, synthetic rubber (Nitrile - Type C). See Hose Stock Characteristics.
Reinforcement: Braided, high-tensile steel wire. -4, -5, -6 and -8 sizes are one braid; -10, -12 and -16 sizes are two braid.
Cover: Black, oil, abrasion and weather resistant MegaTuff® cover with synthetic rubber (Neoprene - Type A) base, with colour coded layline. Also available in Standard or XtraTuff™ cover. See Hose Stock Characteristics.
Temperature Range: -40°C to +100°C. For water emulsions see Temperature Limits Table.
Coupling Recommendation (See Crimp Data Manual 35019 or E-crimp):
Power Crimp® Couplings (-3 only)
Stainless Steel “B” Couplings
Meets Flame Resistance Acceptance Designation “MSHA 2G”, and ISO11237 R17
MegaTuff® hose lasts up to 300 times longer than standard hose during hose-to-hose and hose-to-metal abrasion tests per ISO 6945.