Kuriyama of America, Inc.

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A specially-designed non-toxic air breathing hose that provides low temperature flexibility and low odor.
Unit of Measure



  • Good low temperature flexibility.
  • Low odor, compared with traditional rubber hose.
  • Heavy wall construction matches the dimensions of rubber hose.
  • Light-wall version available (1/4" size).
  • One-piece lengths.
  • Hose meets NIOSH(14) requirements for Type C respirator.
  • Phthalate Free!



  • General Type C air supply lines.
  • Paint spray booths.
  • Indoor, in-plant air service.
  • Outdoor, open air service.



N/A NIOSH only certifies complete breathing respirators and does not issue certifications on individual components, such as hoses. All replacement hoses for NIOSH-certified apparatus must have prior NIOSH certification as a part of that unit.

Compliance Footnotes

Compliance Footnotes

  • FDA - The PVC ingredients used are sanctioned for food contact use under CFR title 21, parts 170-199 or FD&C Act, section 409(h), notifications relating to food contact substance.
  • NIOSH - When coupled with suitable fittings and apparatus, this air breathing hose will satisfy the NIOSH Air-Supply-Line requirements and tests of Type C Respirators as described in Table 8 to 42 CFR Part 84, subpart J including the test for permeation of hose by gasoline.
  • Phthalate Free - Manufactured from all phthalate free materials
  • RoHS - The product complies with the requirements of the EU directive 2002/95/EC which is on the restriction of the use of certain hazardous substances in electrical and electronic equipment.

Nominal Specifications


N/A Kuri Tec®

Series No.

N/A A1243H

Size Code

N/A 04

Service Temperature [Min]

N/A -15 ºF-26 ºC

Service Temperature [Max]

N/A 150 ºF65 ºC

Nominal ID

N/A 1/4 in6.5 mm

Nominal OD

N/A 0.625 in15.9 mm

Max. Working Pressure at 70 ºF (20 ºC)

N/A 250 psi

Max. Working Pressure at 122 ºF (50 ºC)

N/A 150 psi

Standard Length Coils

N/A 300 ft

Approx. Wt. Per Pkg.

N/A 42 lb


N/A Coils


N/A Air Breathing Hose


N/A Non-Toxic PVC Air Breathing Hose



Cover Color

N/A Black


N/A A Specially-Designed Non-Toxic Air Breathing Hose


N/A Clear PVC Compound, Formulated In Compliance with FDA(03) and RoHS(16) Requirements

Reinforcement Construction

N/A High Tensile Strength Yarn

Cover Construction

N/A Non-Toxic, U. V. and Weather Resistant Black PVC Compound