TH8 - Gates Polyester Braid
Recommended For: Use with petroleum, water base and synthetic hydraulic fluids. Applications include: power and telephone mobile equipment (cherry pickers), lubrication lines, blowout preventer control lines, hydraulic lifts and farm and construction equipment. TH8 hoses meet or exceed performance requirements of SAE 100R8 with significantly tighter bend radius. Multiline available. Tube: 100% seamless Nylon Type Z. Easily handles a broad range of hydraulic fluids, including phosphate esters and water glycol. Reinforcement: Two polyester braids. Cover: Black urethane resists hydraulic fluids, high temperatures, aging and weather. Black cover is perforated for use in general hydraulic and pneumatic service. Temperature Range: -65°F to +200°F (-54°C to +93°C) continuous service for petroleum and synthetic oils. Maximum of 158°F (+70°C) for water, water/oil emulsions and water glycol. Couplings: Gates Mega-Crimp series.