CEN - EN 857
Rubber hoses and hose assemblies - Wire braid reinforced compact type for hydraulic applications - Specification
|Publication Date:||1 April 2015|
|ICS Code (Piping and couplings):||23.100.40|
This European Standard specifies requirements for two types of wire braid reinforced compact hoses and hose assemblies of nominal bore from 6 to 25, types 1SC and 2SC.
They are suitable for use with:
- hydraulic fluids in accordance with ISO 6743-4 with the exception of HFD R, HFD S and HFD T at temperatures ranging from -40 °C to +100 °C;
- water based fluids at temperatures ranging from -40 °C to +70 °C;
- water at temperatures ranging from 0 °C to +70 °C.
This European Standard does not include requirements for end fittings. It is limited to the performance of hoses and hose assemblies.
NOTE 1 The hoses are not suitable for use with castor oil based nor ester based fluids.
NOTE 2 Hoses and hose assemblies are not be operated outside the limits of this standard.
NOTE 3 Requirements for hydraulic hoses for underground mining are standardised in separate standards.