Kuriyama of America, Inc.

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Made in the USA
Unit of Measure

General Applications

General Applications

  • Food grade liquids such as milk, beer, wine and juice
  • Ice transfer
  • Milk and dairy product transfer
  • Water suction - standard duty



N/A PVC Tube with Rigid PVC Helix.

Service Temperature

Service Temperature [Min]

N/A -20 ºC-4 ºF

Service Temperature [Max]

N/A 65 ºC150 ºF


Features and Advantages

  • Precision Controlled ID and OD Dimensions - Facilitates insertion of sanitary fittings.
  • Food Grade Materials - Hose complies with applicable FDA(03) and 3-A(01) requirements. Hose approved by USDA(12) for use in meat and poultry plants.
  • Transparent Construction - "See-the-flow." Allows for visual confirmation of material flow.
  • Smooth Outer Cover - Provides increased pressure rating and smooth surface for banding.
  • Phthalate Free

Nominal Specifications


N/A 2 1/2 in63.5 mm


N/A 2.87 in73.0 mm

Working Pressure at 68ºF

N/A 55 psi

Working Pressure at 104ºF

N/A 40 psi

Vacuum Rating at 68ºF

N/A 28 inHg

Vacuum Rating at 104ºF

N/A 24 inHg

Min. Bending Radius at 68ºF

N/A 10 in

Standard Length

N/A 100 ft


N/A 0.81 lbs/ft



N/A Tigerflex®


N/A Milk


N/A Food Grade PVC Liquid Suction Hose


N/A Transparent



Reinforcement Material

N/A Rigid PVC Helix



N/A Service life may vary depending on operating conditions and type of material being conveyed.

Compliance Footnotes

Compliance Footnotes

N/A 3A - Material approved by 3-A Sanitary Standards, Inc. for multi-use plastic materials, number: 20-25, as product contact surfaces in equipment for production, processing and handling of milk and milk products.

BSE/TSE - The majority of the raw materials used in our formulations are not manufactured or derived from materials of animal origin. Nor do our products come into contact with materials of animal origin during processing. Our suppliers of raw materials have assured us their compounds exceed the relevant European Guidance on minimizing the Risk of Transmitting Animal Spongiform Encephalophy Agents Via Human and Veterinary Medical Products.

FDA - Material conforms to CFR title 21, parts 170-199.

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.

USDA - Hose approved by the US Department of Agriculture for use in federally inspected meat and poultry plants.