Recommended for: Tank truck, barge, ship or storage tank transfer of a variety of chemical products. Mustang® contains a wire helix for full suction capability, as well as for routing hoses through tight bends. Its Modified Cross-linked Polyethylene tube stock is “best in class” for maintaining a tight seal with stainless steel fittings, (see Gatron™ information below) and is designed for cleaning with “open end” 50 PSI steam or in a bath containing 10% (NaOH) @ 100°C. Cleaning in place (CIP) methods may be used.
Not recommended for “closed steam” cleaning.
Applications include over 950 basic chemicals that are building blocks for numerous chemicals used in a variety of industries.
NOTE: For applications requiring greater than 90% sulphuric acid contact Gates Customer Service.
Temperature:-40°C to +121°C normal service. Mustang® is designed to withstand fluid temperatures to +121°C; however the rating is dependent on the specific chemical conveyed.
Contact Gates Customer Service for any chemical above +52°C.
Tube: Type K (Gatron™ Modified Cross-linked Polyethylene). Tan. High chemical resistance.
Reinforcement: Synthetic, high tensile textile with steel wire helix for full suction capability and flexibility.
Cover: Type P (EPDM). Black corrugated with orange spiral stripe. Packaging: 30m length coiled and wrapped in polyethylene.. Branding: Continuous transfer label.
Example: Mustang® Acid-Chemical Suction/ Discharge 200 PSI (1.38MPa) WP
Note: New naming system to be implemented as a running change.
For your safety: Use Permanent Couplings above 125°F.