Constant pressure - M5K
 
 
RECOMMENDED FOR High pressure hydraulic applications. Easy to route and to install in tight areas.
TUBE NBR(Nitrile) based.
REINFORCEMENT Two braids of high tensile steel wire.
COVER NBR/PVC based. MSHA approved.
TEMPERATURE RANGE -40°c to +100°c constant and +121°c intermittent. For water emulsions, etc. see page 86.
STANDARDS Gates proprietary. Meets or exceeds EN 857 2SC and ISO 11237 performance requirements.
COUPLINGS MegaCrimp®.
TYPE APPROVALS DNV, GL, LR, BV and MOD.
CHARACTERISTICS/BENEFITS
  • 70% of EN 857 2SC and 50% of EN 853 2SN bend radius at rated working pressure.
  • Superior flex impulse performance: tested to 600,000 impulse cycles.
  • Lightweight.
  • M5K hose is compatible with biodegradable hydraulic fluids like synthetic esters, polyglycols and vegetable oils as well as petroleum-based fluids.
OPTIONAL 4M5K is also available with the Gates special MegaTuff™ cover which offers 300 times the abrasion resistance of the standard 4M5K cover as per ISO 6945, superior ozone and weathering resistance. 4M5K-MTF is also suitable for in-oil (submersible) applications.