PURPLE SNAKE®

Internationally the No.1 hose for the brewing and beverage industry
PURPLE SNAKE® in improved quality is the ideal hose for breweries, winepresses, bottlers and many other installations in the brewing, beverage and spirits industry. Flexibility, pressure resistance and long service life – even under extreme working conditions – are additional advantages, which make the hose most popular all over the world. The new, optimized lining conforms to foodstuffs regulations and is absolutely neutral to taste and odour, homogeneous, smooth and temperature resistant up to +90°C (+194°F). The hose is resistant to to conventional cleaning agents and disinfectants. PURPLE SNAKE® can easily be cleaned conventionally or by CIP installations. Together with our swaged coupling systems and rubber protection rings it becomes the ideal hose assembly!


PURPURSCHLANGE-NEU

Marking

Blue wavy line on red cover, interrupted by the words “Continental ContiTech PURPURSCHLANGE® FDA glass/fork symbol BfR EG 1935/2004 2023/2006 Made in Germany”, spirally applied

Description

  • White, non-porous and high-performing special lining, absolutely neutral to taste and odour
  • Reinforcements: synthetic fibres
  • Red, fabric patterned special cover, resistant to ozone, weather, UV and abrasion
  • Working pressure up to 16 bar / 232 psi
  • Temperature range from -30°C up to +90°C / -22°F up to +194°F (up to +100°C / +212°F max. 60 minutes)
  • Can be steamed up to +130°C / +266°F (max. 30 minutes)
  • Meets the requirements of EG 1935/2004 and EG 2023/2006
  • Meets the recommendation XXI cat. 2 of BfR and FDA (21 CFR 177.2600)
  • 3 years warranty

 

Technical data

  • nominal
    width

    inner-Ø

    wall
    thickness

    length

    steel wire
    helix

    working
    pressure

    min. burst
    pressure

    min. bending
    radius

    weight

  • zoll/inch

    mm

    mm

    m

    helix

    bar / psi

    bar / psi

    aprx. mm

    aprx. g/ m

  • 1/2

    13

    3,5

    40

     

    16 / 232

    48 / 696

    80

    250

  • 5/8

    16

    4

    40

     

    16 / 232

    48 / 696

    100

    300

  • 3/4

    19

    5

    40

     

    16 / 232

    48 / 696

    120

    450

  • 1

    25

    6

    40

     

    16 / 232

    48 / 696

    160

    750

  • 1 1/4

    32

    8

    40

     

    16 / 232

    48 / 696

    190

    1200

  • 1 1/2

    38

    9

    40

     

    16 / 232

    48 / 696

    230

    1600

  • 1 9/16

    40

    9

    40

     

    16 / 232

    48 / 696

    240

    1650

  • 2

    50

    10

    40

     

    16 / 232

    48 / 696

    300

    2200

  • 2 5/8

    65

    12

    40

     

    16 / 232

    48 / 696

    450

    3300

  • 3

    75

    12

    40

     

    16 / 232

    48 / 696

    500

    3800

  • 3 1/8

    80

    14

    40

     

    16 / 232

    48 / 696

    560

    4800

  • 4

    100

    15

    40

     

    16 / 232

    48 / 696

    700

    6400

  • 2

    50

    8

    40

    ·

    16 / 232

    48 / 696

    250

    2050

  • 3

    75

    8

    40

    ·

    16 / 232

    48 / 696

    375

    3150

  • 3 1/8

    80

    8

    40

    ·

    16 / 232

    48 / 696

    400

    3320

  • 4

    100

    9

    40

    ·

    16 / 232

    48 / 696

    500

    4850

  • 1 1/4

    32

    8

    60

     

    16 / 232

    48 / 696

    230

    1200

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