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Convertapipe® Black Cover

Convertapipe® is a flexible rubber hose used for process piping in suction or discharge service. It is frequently used for handling ore in water suspension, dry or water suspended grain, chemicals, metal shavings, wood particles, fish, shells and some sand and gravel. Rated at full vacuum, Convertapipe® features a black SBR/EPDM cover that is resistant to snagging, abrasion and weather aging. It is available in a variety of tube gauges, compounds and end types.

Technical Overview

Cover Color ■ Black
Oil Resistance ■ Limited
Construction ■ Tube: SBR/NR
■ Cover: SBR/EPDM
■ Cover Thickness: 25 lb. WP and 50 lb. WP – 3/64″
   75 lb. through 250 lb. – 1/16″
   For other thicknesses, contact Salisbury for details
■ Reinforcement: Square woven fabric plies with helical wire(s)
   embedded in a cushion of rubber
Temperature Range ■ -40°F to +160°F, -40°C to +71°C
Packaging ■ Make to Order (MTO), minimum order $250.00
    Contact Salisbury for details
Type Ends ■ 1. Straight   ■ 2. Enlarged   ■ 3. Flexlock™
■ 4. Flexseal™   ■ 5. Built-In Nipple   ■ 6. Soft Cuffs


Thermoid Catalog – Convertapipe® Black Cover

Features & Benefits

SBR/NR Blend Tube
  • Handles a Wide Variety of Material in Suction or Discharge Applications
  • Can Handle Ore in Water Suspension, Dry or Water Suspended Grain, Chemicals, Metal Shavings, Wood Particles, Fish, Shells, Sand and Gravel
SBR/EPDM Blend Cover
  • Abrasion Resistant
  • Weathering Resistant
  • Resists Aging
Square Woven Fabric Plies with Helical Wire Reinforcement
  • Can Provide a Working Pressure Up to 250 psi
  • Resists Kinking and Collapsing
  • Enables This Hose to Handle Fuel Vacuum (30 in. of Hg) Applications
Flexible Hose Construction
  • Compounds, Wall Thickness, Working Pressure and End Types Can All Be Specified