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Applications

• Acid, chemicals, solvents
• In-plant and storage tank transfer
• Delivery, transport

BLUE THUNDER® UHMWPE Chemical Hose
- FDA Compliant
Supersedes Series SW574

Series 7373T is a high pressure, high temperature suction and discharge hose designed to handle approximately 98% of commonly used acids, chemicals and solvents. The ultra high molecular weight polyethylene (UHMWPE) tube will not leach into and contaminate the product being conveyed, and features a temperature rating to 250°F (121°C). The corrugated hose construction incorporates a dual wire helix that provides full suction capability, kink resistance, flexibility for ease of handling, and a path to conduct a static electrical charge to ground. The cover is resistant to abrasion, mild chemicals and ozone. Series 7373T is available in 200-foot continuous lengths.

NOTES:
* Refer to Technical Resources>Critical Applications/Usage for safety, handling and use information.
* Refer to Technical Resources>Guides & Tables to determine compatibility with specific chemicals. Contact Parker for additional chemical compatibility information.

Tube: Translucent ultra high molecular weight polyethylene (UHMWPE)
Reinforcement: Multiple textile plies with dual wire helix
Cover: Blue EPDM; corrugated wrapped finish
Temp. Range: -40°F to +250°F (-40°C to +121°C)
Brand Method: Yellow text on blue stripe
Brand Example: PARKER SERIES 7373T BLUE THUNDER® UHMWPE TUBE MAX WP 200 PSI MADE IN USA (LOT#)
Design Factor: 4:1
Industry Standards: FDA Compliant
Vacuum: Full
Compare to: Boston Chemcat; Gates Renegade; Veyance Fabchem
Packaging: Coils

 
 
Part No. ID
(in)
ID
(mm)
Reinf.
Plies
OD
(in)
OD
(mm)
Approx.
Wt. (lbs/ft)
Min.
Bend
Rad (in)
Max.
Rec.
WP (psi)
Perm
Cplg
Rec *
Std
Pack
Qty (ft)
Stock
Status
**
7373T-1000 1 25.4 2 1.457 37 0.55 3 200 43 100 Y
7373T-1250 1-1/4 31.8 2 1.7 43.2 0.64 4 200 43 100 Y
7373T-1500 1-1/2 38.1 2 1.965 49.9 0.79 5 200 43 100 Y
7373T-2000 2 50.8 2 2.56 65 1.27 6 200 43, RE, RST, TM, WC 100 Y
7373T-2500 2-1/2 63.5 4 3.154 80.1 1.73 7 200 * 100 N
7373T-3000 3 76.2 4 3.645 92.6 2.12 7 200 HAPS, RE, RST, TM 100 Y
7373T-4000 4 101.6 4 4.724 120 3.02 8 200 HAPS 100 Y
7373T-750 3/4 19.1 2 1.193 30.3 0.4 3 200 43 100 Y

Table Notes 
* Couplings: Refer to CrimpSource® at www.safehose.com for coupling recommendations and crimp specifications.
** Stock: “Y” indicates stocked item; “N” indicates non-stocked item. Stock status subject to change. Contact Parker Customer Service.









WARNINGS!
• It is the responsibility of the user to determine if the hose is suitable for the application. Most chemical resistance guides are based on temperatures of 70°F (21°C). Elevated temperatures can change the chemical resistance ratings. Many chemicals will become more aggressive as temperatures increase, reducing the ability of hose compounds to withstand them. Contact Parker for chemical compatibility data at elevated temperatures. If no data exists, users are required to perform compatibility testing at the desired temperature.
• At operating temperatures of 125°F and above, only permanently attached couplings should be installed. At any operating temperature, couplings attached with bands or clamps may reduce the working pressure of the hose assembly to less than the maximum rated working pressure of the hose. Refer to the NAHAD Industrial Hose Assembly Guidelines.
• Do not use with internally expanded couplings. Refer to chemical hoses that incorporate a MXLPE tube