FOREST LITE TYPE 2 is a single jacket, polyurethane lined lightweight hose intended for use in wildland fire suppression. It meets or exceeds NFPA 1961 Fire Hose Standard, current edition as well as U.S. Forest Service F-187 standard.
Jacket Construction: The jacket is a combination of 100% virgin synthetic high-tenacity virgin synthetic yarn and spun yarn. The jacket is thoroughly impregnated with a polymer compound, yellow in color, to provide superior resistance to chemicals, abrasion and ultra-violet light. Hose shall be firm in texture, flexible and free from knots, lumps and irregularities. the jacket shall be treated to be resistant to mildew.
Lining: The Thermoplastic extruded PU interior lining shall be a single-ply extruded tube and shall be unaffected by ozone. The finished form shall be free of pits or other imperfections and shall have a smooth finish. No reclaimed material shall be used.
Couplings: Expansion-type hardcoat anodized aluminum.
Rated Pressure: 300 PSI
Proof Test Pressure: 600 PSI
Burst Pressure: 900 PSI