ClearFLEX 60NP

ClearFLEX 70NP

ClearFLEX 70NP (Non-Phthalate PVC Tubing)

FLEX GP70 / GP70B (Plastic Tubing Manufacturer)

BraidFlex 70N (Reinforced Tubing)

FuelFLEX 65 (Fuel Resistant Tubing)

DURAFLEX®

GLITEX® 300SS (Twin Dairy Tubing)

GLITEX® 218MS (Dairy Tubing)

Ether-PUR FLEX 84

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PolyFLEX 50 / 50B

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Product Features

The BraidFLEX 70N product line is very similar to our ClearFLEX 70NP product line, but with the added inner polyester braid it can withstand much higher pressure applications. It maintains a clear color and flexible nature to allow for easy installation like all of our other ClearFLEX product lines along with visual flow monitoring.

BraidFLEX 70N PVC Tubing

  • Embedded braid prevents material entrapment, ensures easy cleaning
  • Easy to bend into place
  • Flexible; permits tight clamping for leakproof connections
  • Maximum working pressure clearly printed on tubing
  • Clear tubing allows full visual flow monitoring
  • Complies with NSF-51
  • Complies with FDA CFR21 for food packaging

Typical Applications

  • Transfer lines
  • Pneumatic circuitry
  • Cell culture
  • General Laboratory
  • Use with insert/barbed fittings, do not allow pressure against cut end of the tube
  • High pressure applications including lab, food and beverage
  • NOT recommended for vacuum applications

Specifications

All BraidFLEX 70N tubing products offer the following:

  • Complies with the NSF (National Sanitation Foundation) requirements for contact with aqueous, oil, dairy, acidic, and alcohol containing food; and is accordingly listed as approved under NSF-51;
  • Manufactured from ingredients whose usage is sanct ioned by the U.S. Food & Drug Administration under Title 21 of the Code of Federal Regulations for food packaging applications, per the following:

Ingredients & CRF Paragraph No.

Polyvinyl Chloride
175.300
Plasticizers
181.27
Stabilizers
178.2010
Colorants
178.3970

Chemical Resistance

Ratings for ideal conditions 73°F / 25°C

Strong Mineral Acids
Fair
Organic Acids
Good
Weak Acids
Excellent
Bases - Weak
Excellent
Bases - Strong
Good
Solvents
Not Recommended

Size Chart & Physical Properties

Size Chart
Catalog Number
Id
Size In.
Od
Size In.
Wall
Operating
Pressure PSIG °F
Case
Qty. Ft.
8470-4300
3/16
3/8
3/32
276
100
8470-7300
3/16
3/8
3/32
276
250
8470-4340
1/4
7/16
3/32
276
100
8470-7340
1/4
7/16
3/32
276
250
8470-4395
5/16
1/2
3/32
276
100
8470-4435
3/8
9/16
3/32
250
100
8470-7435
3/8
9/16
3/32
250
250
8470-4515
1/2
3/4
1/8
230
100
8470-7515
12
3/4
1/8
230
250
8470-4570
5/8
7/8
1/8
230
100
8470-7570
5/8
7/8
8/1
230
250
8470-2605
3/4
1
1/8
176
50
8470-7605
3/4
1
1/8
176
250
8470-2680
1
1-5/16
5/32
140
50
8470-7680
1
1-5/16
5/32
140
250
8470-2715
1-1/4
1-5/8
3/16
100
50
8470-2750
1-1/2
1-7/8
3/16
80
50
8470-2790
2
2-1/2
1/4
70
50
Physical Properties
Properties
ASTM Method
Value Rating
Hardness; Shore A (+/-5)
D2240
70
Vacuum

Not Recommended
Operating temperature range

-5° - 180°F
-21° - 82°C
Maximum Working Pressure

73°F / 276PSI
125°F / 138PSI
Testing Size

1/4"ID x 1/16"W
Color

Clear
Odor

Slight
Taste

None
Specific Gravity; g/cm³
D792
1.20
Tensile Strength; psi
D638
2000
Ultimate Elongation; %
D638
350
Flame Resistance
D568
Self-extinguishing
* The above is accurate to the best of the Company’s knowledge, however, these are typical values and should not be used as a certification. All materials should be tested for suitability in their intended use.