- Layflat Hose

- Fire Hoses

- Highlander Hose

Our Type 2 Layflat Fire Hose Highlander is a High Performance, High Pressure all synthetic PU

Coated delivery hose to BS 6391 Type 2.

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


Construction Details:


100 % polyester high tenacity yarn, 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. Polyurethane coating increases the abrasion resistance and reduces water absorption. It requires minimum maintenance and is easy to clean and to repair.



Produced with very low twist.

Very 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)



Municipal fire brigades,

Industrial fire brigades,

Agriculture and Irrigation,

Shipboard & Marine industry,


Construction sites & general industrial use.



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



BS 6391 Type 2, DIN 14 811, NEN 2242

prEN 1924 class 3.


PDF icon. Mail us about our product.


Check out our Linked In profile for updates! Seen our latest video? check out our youtube channel! Got Google Plus? give us a review here! See our latest fire hose tweets here! Got facebook? Give our page a like to keep up to date!


Copyright 2016. Richards Hose Ltd. All rights reserved.

Richards Hose LTD a member of the PARSCH Group.
Search Richards Hose to find what you're looking for