Flex-Rite R-Series Rubber Hose

R-Series hoses from Ace Manufacturing are ideal for suction & discharge, comestible transfer, discharge, and beverage transfer. The hose's FDA and 3-A compliant tube materials transfer your product in a safe environment. The hoses are reinforced with varying combinations of spiral plied synthetic fabric and dual helix wires to offer the best combination of flexibility and durability.

Flex-Rite hoses are manufactured to FDA and 3-A standards.

RDC Discharge Hose


The RDC discharge hose is ultra-light and provides extra flexibility and smooth handling. Designed to be chemically resistant to mild caustic solutions, this discharge hose is well suited for overhead CIP wash units and capable of handling pressures up to 250 psi. The RDC meets 3-A, USDA, and FDA standards.

Materials
TubeWhite FDA, 3-A, Chlorbutyl
CoverBlue EPDM with white stripe
ReinforcementSpiral-plied synthetic fabric
Temperature Rating-40 – 225°F
3-A Approved3/4 inch and larger
Recommended CleaningCIP, COP
TECHNICAL DATA


ModelID
(in)
OD
(in)
Working Pressure
(psi)
Weight/ft
(lb)
RDC1502.072500.88
RDC20022.592501.13
RDC2503.112501.40

RBT Beverage Transfer Hose


A heavy-duty discharge hose with suction capability, the RBT beverage transfer hose is ideal for the highly demanding service of transferring liquid products in breweries, wineries, and dairies. The bounce-back design resists damage from kinking or flattening in high traffic areas.

Materials
TubeWhite FDA, 3-A, Chlorbutyl
CoverPurple EPDM with white stripe
ReinforcementSpiral-plied synthetic fabric:
4-ply for 1.5 inch
6-ply for 2 inch and over
Temperature Rating-40 – 225°F
3-A Approved3/4 inch and larger
Recommended CleaningCIP, COP
Technical Data
ModelID

(in)

OD

(in)

Working Pressure

(psi)

Min Bend Radius

(in)

Weight/ft

(lb)

Vacuum

(inHg)

RBT10011.692504.00.8120
RBT1502.232505.51.2020
RBT20022.922506.51.8620
RBT30034.0925010.03.5720

RES Premium Suction & Discharge Hose


The RES premium suction and discharge hose is a quality hose that withstands rough handling, high temperatures, and harsher chemical environments. The hose doesn't impart taste or odor to products being transferred. The hose is suited to applications such as milk, dairy, food and beverage, cosmetics, pharmaceutical, and CIP applications. The RES hose meets 3-A, USDA, and FDA standards.

Materials
TubeWhite FDA, 3-A, EPDM
CoverLight Blue, EPDM Synthetic Rubber
ReinforcementTwo polyester spirals with dual helix wire
Temperature Rating-40 – 300°F
3-A Approved3/4 inch and larger
Recommended CleaningCIP, SIP, Autoclave
Technical Data
ModelID

(in)

OD

(in)

Working Pressure

(psi)

Min Bend Radius

(in)

Weight/ft

(lb)

Vacuum

(inHg)

RES050½0.931502.50.2329
RES075¾1.181503.750.3129
RES10011.501504.00.3929
RES1502.091505.00.8029
RES20022.601506.01.1629
RES2503.171507.01.7029
RES30033.721508.51.9629

RWD Premium Washdown Hose


The RWD premium washdown hose is designed for cleanup duties in dairies, creameries, breweries, food, beverage, meat, and poultry processing plants. This premium quality hose is capable of handling hot water up to 300°F. The RWD is a chemically resistant hose, with a wrapped cover construction designed to provide excellent resistance to cuts and abrasion while providing handling stability.

Materials
TubeWhite FDA, 3-A, EPDM
CoverWhite EPDM, wrapped finish
ReinforcementSpiral-plied synthetic fabric 4 plies
Temperature Rating-40 – 300°F
3-A Approved3/4 inch and larger
Recommended CleaningCIP, COP, SIP
Technical Data
ModelID

(in)

OD

(in)

Working Pressure

(psi)

Weight/ft

(lb)

RWD075¾1.2503500.41

RSD Suction & Discharge Hose


The RSD suction and discharge hose's versatility makes this hose one of the most popular choices for product transfer and CIP applications. The hose is rated for full suction and discharge use up to 150 psi. The specially compounded tube is engineered to handle high temperatures, will not impart taste or odor, and is highly resistant to common CIP solutions. A dual wire helix makes the RSD extremely flexible and easy to handle. The RSD meets 3-A, USDA, and FDA standards.

Materials
TubeWhite FDA, 3-A, Chlorbutyl
CoverGray, red, & blue EPDM with white stripe
ReinforcementSpiral-plied synthetic fabric with dual wire helix
Temperature Rating-40 – 225°F
3-A Approved3/4 inch and larger
Recommended CleaningCIP, COP
Colors AvailableConsult factory
Technical Data
ModelID

(in)

OD

(in)

Working Pressure

(psi)

Min Bend Radius

(in)

Weight/ft

(lb)

Vacuum

(inHg)

RSD050½1.001502.00.3229
RSD075¾1.251502.00.5729
RSD10011.501503.00.9129
RSD1502.061504.01.0329
RSD20022.571504.51.3229
RSD2503.121505.51.8429
RSD30033.741507.02.5529
RSD40044.7715010.03.5129
RSD60066.7515022.05.4229

RCT Comestible Transfer Hose


The RCT comestible transfer hose is an excellent choice for edible oils, personal care products, and most dairy applications. Rated for full transfer use up to 150 psi, nitrile hose is engineered to handle high temperatures and maintain product color, taste, and aroma. A dual wire helix makes the hose extremely flexible and easy to handle. The RCT meets 3-A, USDA, and FDA standards.

Materials


TubeWhite, FDA, 3-A, nitrile/PVC Blend
CoverWhite nitrile with white stripe
ReinforcementSpiral-plied synthetic fabric with dual wire helix
Temperature Rating-25 – 250°F
3-A Approved3/4 inch and larger
Recommended CleaningCIP, COP
Technical Data
ModelID

(in)

OD

(in)

Working Pressure

(psi)

Min Bend Radius

(in)

Weight/ft

(lb)

Vacuum

(inHg)

RCT10011.501503.50.9529
RCT1502.131504.01.1029
RCT20022.641504.51.4529
RCT2503.191506.01.9029
RCT30033.761507.02.6829
RCT40044.7715010.53.5429

RCR Crush-Resistant Hose


The RCR crush-resistant hose maintains a consistent flow in nearly all conditions. Whether it is kinked, twisted, or run over, this hose is designed to spring back to its original shape. Excellent for high traffic areas, the RCR delivers generous flow rates for wine, beer, and other sanitary liquid food stuffs. The hose's bacteria-resistant construction delivers taste- and odor-free flow. The RCR meets 3-A, USDA, and FDA standards.

Materials
TubeWhite, FDA, 3-A, Chlorbutyl
CoverOrange EPDM w/white stripe
ReinforcementSpiral-plied synthetic fabric with monofiliment helix
Temperature Rating-30 – 225°F
3-A Approved3/4 inch and larger
Recommended CleaningCIP, COP
Technical Data
ModelID

(in)

OD

(in)

Working Pressure

(psi)

Min Bend Radius

(in)

Weight/ft

(lb)

Vacuum

(inHg)

RCR1502.112504.00.9827
RCR20022.682507.01.3827
RCR2503.2125010.01.7827
RCR30033.8525012.02.5927
RCR40044.8525015.03.4427

RWS Wine & Spirits Hose


The RWS wine and spirits hose is made of an exterior polymer blend with wide/smooth corrugations that ensure low friction and ease of movement. This lightweight suction and discharge hose is designed for extra flex and wear resistance. The hose delivers taste- and odor-free flow and easy clean up. The RWS meets 3-A, USDA, and FDA standards.

Materials
TubeWhite, FDA, 3-A, Chlorbutyl
CoverRed Thermoplastic w/white stripe
ReinforcementHigh strength, synthetic cord with steel wire helix
Temperature Rating-40 – 250°F
3-A Approved3/4 inch and larger
Recommended CleaningCIP, COP
Technical Data
ModelID

(in)

OD

(in)

Working Pressure

(psi)

Min Bend Radius

(in)

Weight/ft

(lb)

Vacuum

(inHg)

RWS1502.091504.01.0029
RWS20022.691505.01.3929
RWS2503.131506.51.6829
RWS30033.641507.52.1129
RWS40044.771509.03.1529

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