Our MED Approved Layflat Hose - Top Synthetic K/50 is a High Performance, High Pressure all synthetic

delivery hose to BS 6391-1983 Type 2.

UK DOT-MSA (Marine Safety Approved) for Marine use.

MED approved (wheelmark) module B+D.

The hose has been proven to be suitable for Fire Brigades, Oil & Petrochemical Refineries, Marine & Industrial Applications.


Construction Details:


100 % polyester high tenacity yarn, circular woven, warp threads 2-ply twisted, twill weave

max. change in length 3%

max. change in diameter 3%


Lining and Cover:

Two-component system consisting of black SBR synthetic rubber and white NBR synthetic adhesive. Resistant to ozone and to external contact with oil products.

The lining guarantees a smooth surface and low friction loss.

Standard colour red improves dirt resistance, requires minimum maintenance and is easy to clean and to repair.


* maximum recommended working pressure of the hose, or maximum working pressure of the attached coupling whichever is the lower

In order to fully comply with MED regulations we provide the four necessary requirements:


1 A valid quality certificate (Module D) issued by a notified body with valid EC registration number.


2 A valid EC Type examination Certificate (Module B) issued by a notified body with valid EC registration number.


3 All delivered MED hoses have to be accompanied by a European Communities Declaration of Conformity

4 Hose marking: The wheel mark shall be affixed visibly, legibly and indelibly.


The wheel mark shall be

 followed by the EC registration number of the notified body and by the year in which the mark is affixed

If your hose is not supplied with the above then it will not fully comply.



Produced with very low twist.

Good abrasion resistance and long service life. External resistance to oil, fuel and chemical products. Low friction loss.

Ageing and ozone resistant – weather resistant. Lightweight and flexible – kink resistant.

Requires minimum maintenance and easy to clean. Cold resistant to – 30 °. Heat resistant up to + 80 °C.

Easy to repair.

(repair material and vulcanizer on request)



Shipboard & Marine industry.



BS336 Instantaneous, Storz and all other international coupling types wired-in for safety & security, with 1.6mm Stainless Steel wire.



BS 6391 Type 1, DIN 14 811, NEN 2242

prEN 1924 class 2.

MED (wheelmark) module B+D


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