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Jason Industrial Announces Participation in NAHAD 2024 with Launch of New Hose Line-Up

Jason Industrial, a leading provider of high-quality industrial hose solutions and a proud member of the AMMEGA Group, is thrilled to announce its participation in the upcoming NAHAD (The Association for Hose and Accessories Distribution) Annual Convention, scheduled for April 28 to May 1, 2024, in San Diego, California. This year, Jason Industrial will be showcasing its innovative products and services at Booth #707, where the company will also officially unveil its new comprehensive hose line-up, marking a significant expansion in its offering to customers across various industries.

 The NAHAD Annual Convention is renowned for bringing together industry leaders, innovators, and professionals from around the globe to share insights, technologies, and trends shaping the future of hose and accessory distribution. Jason Industrial’s participation underscores its commitment to staying at the forefront of industry developments and fostering connections with customers and partners.

 Introducing the New Comprehensive Hose Line-Up

In anticipation of the NAHAD 2024 Convention, Jason Industrial is proud to launch its new line of industrial hoses, designed with cutting-edge technology and customer feedback in mind. This expansion is a testament to the company’s dedication to innovation, quality, and customer satisfaction. The new product line includes:

4300 General Service EPDM Air/Water Red Hose: Tailored for general service air and water applications, offering superior abrasion and ozone resistance, flexibility, and ease of handling.

4301 General Service EPDM Air/Water Black Hose: Featuring a durable black EPDM cover for added protection, this hose is ideal for versatile air and water applications.

4306 MP300 Multi-Purpose NBR/PVC Non-Conductive Hose: Specially designed for applications requiring non-conductive properties, this oil-resistant hose is suitable for metal processing and automotive industries.

4308 Atlas MP500 Non-Conductive Hose: Perfect for high-pressure pneumatics and transferring oil-based products, offering exceptional performance and durability.

Miguel Velazquez, Director of Product Management at Jason Industrial, expressed his enthusiasm about the new offerings, stating, “We recognized a need to expand our portfolio to better meet the diverse requirements of our customers. This new range of hoses embodies our commitment to providing comprehensive solutions that enhance efficiency and reliability.” Learn more here: https://jasonindustrial.com/jason-industrial-launches-new-comprehensive-hose-line-up-to-enhance-customer-offerings/

Visit Us at Booth #707

Jason Industrial invites all NAHAD 2024 attendees to visit Booth #707 to explore the new hose line-up and learn more about how these products can revolutionize their operations. The team looks forward to engaging with customers, answering questions, and discussing how Jason Industrial’s solutions can meet the evolving needs of the industry.

For more information about Jason Industrial and its participation in NAHAD 2024, please visit https://portal2.nahad.org/ .

Jason Industrial Launches New Comprehensive Hose Line-up to Enhance Customer Offerings

Jason Industrial, a leading provider of industrial hose solutions and a member of the AMMEGA Group, proudly announces the launch of its new comprehensive hose line-up, aimed at delivering enhanced performance and versatility to customers across various industries. This expansion signifies Jason Industrial’s commitment to providing top-quality products and meeting the diverse needs of its customers.

The new hose line-up includes four key products:

  • 4300 General Service EPDM Air/Water Red Hose: Ideal for general service air and water applications, this hose offers abrasion and ozone resistance, flexibility, and ease of handling. Constructed from highly durable red EPDM (ethylene propylene diene monomer) tubing and reinforced with multiple spirals of polyester yarn. It’s suitable for temperatures ranging between -40°F and 200°F and available in 200 and 300 PSI.
  • 4301 General Service EPDM Air/Water Black Hose: Similar to the 4300 series, this hose provides versatility and durability in air and water applications, with a black EPDM (ethylene propylene diene monomer) cover for added protection and reinforced with multiple strands of spiral polyester yarn. It’s suitable for temperatures ranging between -40°F to 200°F and available in 300 PSI.
  • 4306 MP300 Multi-Purpose NBR Non-Conductive Hose: Featuring non-conductive properties and oil resistant, this hose is suitable for specialized applications where electrical conductivity is a concern, such as metal processing and automotive industries. Constructed from nitrile ARPM Class A tube with a nitrile blend ARPM Class A cover and four-spiral yarn in polyester. It’s suitable for temperatures ranging from -20°F to 180°F and available in 300 PSI.
  • 4308 Atlas MP500 Non-Conductive Hose (MSHA 1C-114/1 Yellow Cover): Designed for high-pressure pneumatics and transfer of oil-based products, this hose offers superior performance and durability in demanding industrial environments. Made from nitrile ARPM Class A tubing, it features a carboxylate nitrile ARPM Class A cover and four-spiral synthetic yarn reinforcement. It’s suitable for temperatures ranging from -40°F to 212°F and available in 500 PSI.

Miguel Velazquez, Director of Product Management for Jason Industrial, expressed his enthusiasm about the launch, stating, “We identified a gap in our portfolio and recognized the need to offer a complete line of hoses to better serve our customers. This new range reflects our dedication to innovation and customer satisfaction.”

Customers can download the new hose catalog online to explore the full range of products here.

How to Know What Hose Is Right for You

Hydraulic and industrial hoses come in a variety of specifications to suit various applications. Choosing the right hose for your project requires a consideration of the best hose material, size, pressure rating, and other factors. This guide will help you choose the ideal hose based on your requirements.

Choosing from Jason Industrial’s Portfolio of Hoses

Depending on your individual needs, the following are the main types of hoses you might choose.

Industrial Hoses

This type of hose moves process materials through an industrial setting or can with the right choice of hose, be used with steam, pneumatics, or other process functions. Industrial hoses are engineered to resist environmental factors like abrasion and corrosion and come in many sizes to meet the requirements of various applications.

At Jason Industrial, you can find top-quality industrial hoses and accessories for air, water, food handling, petroleum, oil, chemical, and other industrial applications. Designed for longevity and durability in harsh industrial conditions, these hoses have features tailored to specific use cases.

Hydraulic Hoses

If you need to convey fluids under pressure and connect components in a hydraulic system, select an appropriate hydraulic hose. These hoses comprise elastomeric or rubber material inner tube, with layers of reinforcing textiles, metals, or other materials and covered by an external protective layer. This durable design holds up under pressure while remaining suitably flexible to fit into confined spaces, making them suitable specifically for hydraulic applications.

Like industrial hoses, hydraulic hoses are available in multiple material and size options to meet different application requirements, with a wide variety offered fitting connector ends on Jason-approved couplings.

Considerations for Selecting Your Hose

When choosing a hose for your application, it’s best to follow the STAMPED guideline for selection, which stands for “size, temperature, application, medium, pressure, ends, and delivery.” The right blend of these features will help you make the right choice for your needs.

  • Size: Find a hose size with the right length as well as inner and outer diameters. Improper sizing can lead to reduced flow rates, pressure drop, and excessive stress.
  • Temperature: In addition to size, consider the ambient and fluid temperatures that the hose will need to withstand. Fluid temperature can affect the flow properties of the material being conveyed, so the hose must remain resilient under these conditions.
  • Application: Choose a hose compliant with all environmental and industry regulatory requirements, including any local and federal regulations.
  • Medium: The type of media your hose pumps will also influence the hose type. For instance, you may need to convey specialized chemicals or oils. Depending on the liquid, you’ll need to select the right components for your hose, including covers, tubes, O-rings, and couplings.
  • Pressure: The hose’s material and construction will impact its pressure rating, which will help determine if the hose is right for a given application. The pressure rating also influences the cost, maintenance needs, bend radius, and overall flexibility of the hose.
  • Ends: Choose hose ends with an inner diameter and design compatible with your application. End materials should also work with the media you intend to pump, preventing leaks and potentially dangerous chemical contaminations.
  • Delivery: When selecting a new hose system, you’ll benefit from working with a partner that can provide quick delivery from stock of the needed hoses and fittings/couplings for your needs.

Find the Right Hose for Your Application at Jason Industrial

Based on your specifications, you can choose from a variety of industrial and hydraulic hoses at Jason Industrial. Our hoses offer reliable, long-lasting performance conveying chemicals, food and beverages, steam, air, petroleum, oil, water, and more. We also offer various accessories, such as hose saws, crimpers, and armor guards.

Contact us with any questions or concerns. For more information about our solutions, request a quote today.

Washdown Hoses: Considerations and Benefits: 4182 & 4183

Washdown Hoses

In the realm of industrial and commercial operations, the utmost priority is placed on cleanliness and hygiene. Whether your organization operates in the food and beverage sector, agriculture, mining, or manufacturing, the upkeep of a clean environment is absolutely essential for ensuring the quality and safety of your products. A pivotal tool in achieving this is the washdown hose, designed for the purpose of cleaning and sanitizing equipment, floors, a myriad of surfaces as well as mine spray to decrease levels of dust. In this blog, we will explore the key considerations that come into play when utilizing washdown hoses and highlight the distinct advantages offered by the Jason Industrial product line.

Considerations When Choosing Washdown Hoses

  • Material and Construction:

The choice of hose material and construction is critical. Washdown hoses should be made from materials that are resistant to various chemicals, heat, and abrasion. Jason Industrial offers a range of hoses made from high-quality materials, ensuring durability and longevity.

  • Temperature and Pressure:

Depending on your application, you may need a washdown hose that can handle high temperatures and pressures. Be sure to select a hose that meets the specific requirements of your cleaning tasks. Jason Industrial hoses are designed to withstand a wide range of temperatures and pressures, making them suitable for various applications. For assistance selecting the correct hose for your application, please reach out to our Product Engineering Team.

  • Length and Size:

Consider the length and size of the hose to ensure it reaches all the necessary areas in your facility. Jason Industrial offers a variety of hose lengths and sizes to accommodate different needs, helping you achieve an efficient and thorough cleaning.

  • Compatibility:

Ensure that your washdown hose is compatible with your cleaning equipment and accessories, such as nozzles and spray guns. Jason Industrial’s product line includes hoses that are compatible with a wide range of cleaning tools and equipment.

Benefits of the Jason Industrial Product Line

  • Quality and Durability:

Jason Industrial is known for its commitment to quality and durability. Our washdown hoses are designed to withstand the rigors of industrial use, providing reliable performance.

  • Versatility:

The product line from Jason Industrial includes a variety of washdown hoses suitable for different applications. Whether you need a hose for hot water cleaning (up to 212°F), low-pressure spraying, or heavy-duty washdown, we have options to meet your needs.

  • Safety and Compliance:

Jason Industrial’s washdown hoses are designed with safety in mind. They comply with industry standards and regulations, allowing you to maintain a clean and safe working environment.

  • Easy Maintenance:

Proper maintenance is essential to prolong the life of your washdown hoses. Jason Industrial hoses are easy to clean and maintain, reducing downtime and maintenance costs.

  • Technical Support:

In addition to our high-quality products, Jason Industrial provides excellent customer support and technical assistance. Our engineering experts can help you select the right hose for your specific application and offer guidance on proper installation and maintenance.

Washdown hoses are indispensable tools for maintaining cleanliness and hygiene in industrial and commercial settings. When choosing a washdown hose, it’s crucial to consider factors such as material, temperature, pressure, length, and compatibility. The Jason Industrial product line, specifically the 4182 and 4183, offers a range of high-quality washdown hoses that excel in all these aspects. Additionally, the 4183 can be used with Jason 12 series crimp couplings, maximizing your performance. With our commitment to quality, durability, and customer support, Jason Industrial is your trusted partner in that your facility remains clean, safe, and compliant with industry standards.

Visit our website to explore Jason Industrial washdown hoses and discover how our products can benefit your business.

Enhancing Manufacturing Operations with Jason Industrial Hydraulic Hoses

In the world of industrial machinery and heavy equipment, the unsung heroes that keep operations running smoothly are often overlooked. Hydraulic hoses serve as the lifelines of hydraulic systems, facilitating the transmission of power and fluids within a multitude of industrial applications. When it comes to meeting the rigorous demands of reliability, durability, and performance, Jason Industrial hydraulic hoses emerge as the preferred choice for businesses worldwide. In this blog, we will delve into the advantages that position Jason Industrial hydraulic hoses as the ultimate solution for industries across the Americas.

Unparalleled Durability

Many applications can be exceptionally demanding, subjecting hydraulic hoses to extreme temperatures, pressure fluctuations, and abrasive materials. Jason Industrial recognizes this challenge and has engineered their hydraulic hoses for exceptional durability. Crafted from top-tier materials, these hoses are designed to endure the harshest conditions, supporting sustained performance and longevity even in the most challenging environments.

Discover unparalleled durability and performance with Dreamshield cover hoses.

The Jason Industrial Series 5122 with Dreamshield Cover is an ideal example for high-pressure hydraulic service. It features a synthetic rubber tube, an extra abrasion-resistant Dreamshield synthetic rubber cover, and four high-tensile steel reinforcements, compatible with 40/JB40 Series Couplings, and available in sizes from ⅜” to 2”.

Any Jason Industrial hydraulic hose series hose ending in “2” will include the Dreamshield Cover. Contact Jason Industrial for more information on this series of hydraulic products. 

Industry-Tailored Versatility

Jason Industrial hydraulic hoses offer a remarkable degree of versatility that meets the diverse requirements of various industries. Whether your business operates in construction, agriculture, mining, or other sectors reliant on hydraulic systems, Jason Industrial provides a comprehensive range of hoses. Available in various sizes, pressure ratings, and materials, these hoses offer quality solutions for your specific application.

Exceptional Performance

Jason Industrial hydraulic hoses shine as exemplars of reliability and efficiency. Meticulously engineered to deliver exceptional performance, these hoses meet a wide range of hydraulic system needs, offering a comprehensive range of PSI ratings. With hoses suited to handle high-pressure situations, the Jason Industrial product line caters to the diverse demands of hydraulic applications. Whether you require hoses for standard tasks or high-pressure operations, Jason Industrial offers a full range of solutions designed to meet your hydraulic systems’ needs to allow operating at their peak efficiency. Explore the complete series of hoses here.

A Commitment to Safety

At Jason Industrial, we prioritize safety in every aspect of our hydraulic hose design and production. We’re proud members of NAHAD’s Hose Safety Institute©, which underscores our commitment to upholding the highest safety standards in the industry. Our hydraulic hoses undergo industry testing to not only meet but often exceed industry standards. Our hoses are well-equipped to handle the demanding requirements of hydraulic systems without compromising safety. We recommend using the STAMPED process for determining the correct choice of products. Our products adhere to appropriate industry standards, supporting their ability to handle the rigors of hydraulic systems without compromising safety. For specific questions on your application or product questions, please reach out to our product engineering team.

Minimized Downtime

Downtime represents a significant cost concern for any business. When you opt for Jason Industrial hydraulic hoses, you’re not just investing in performance but also in longevity. Our hoses are designed to go the distance, replacing hoses less frequently than before. Many of our clients have reported extending their replacement intervals from a few months to up to 18 months or more, a testament to the quality of our products. Through their robust construction, our hoses minimize the risk of failure, thereby reducing downtime. This translates to improved productivity, decreased maintenance costs, and safeguarding your bottom line. Downtime represents a significant cost concern for any business. When you opt for Jason Industrial hydraulic hoses, you’re not just investing in performance but also a holistic system of products designed for longevity. 

A Commitment to Sustainability

In an era marked by environmental consciousness, Jason Industrial demonstrates a commitment to sustainability and environmental responsibility, aligning with contemporary eco-friendly values, which is of paramount importance to Jason Industrial, and all Ammega subsidiaries.

In the realm of industrial machinery and equipment, the significance of reliable, durable, and high-performance hydraulic hoses cannot be overstated. Jason Industrial hydraulic hoses are the discerning choice for businesses, renowned for their exceptional durability, adaptability, and unwavering performance. By selecting Jason Industrial, you are not just acquiring hydraulic hoses; you are securing a trusted partner that comprehends the distinctive needs of your industry. With Jason Industrial hydraulic hoses, you can trust that your machinery operates with utmost efficiency, and reliability, translating to reduced downtime and maximized productivity – a winning formula for businesses in the industrial sector.

Check out Jason Industrial Hydraulic Hoses today or reach out for 1:1 assistance. 

How to Protect a Hydraulic Hose

In the industrial and commercial sectors, hydraulic hose assemblies are generally exposed to rough and demanding environmental conditions that gradually cause damage and degradation. They are also subjected to constant motion and vibration that cause chafing and rubbing that leads to premature wear. While both situations ultimately result in hose failure, the time it takes to reach that point may vary based on the preventative measures employed.

In the following article, we outline some of the best methods of protecting hydraulic hoses from failure to extend their service life and save industry professionals time and money.

Guard Against Erosion

One of the leading causes of hose failure is erosion, which occurs when an external leak prompts the ingress of fluid into machinery. The protective measures against this issue are as follows:

  • Using the correct hose size for the system’s maximum velocity rating
  • Checking the hose is not too tight for the flow of the system and not too abrasive for the inner tube
  • Following the engineer specifications regarding installation that came with the hose at purchase

Ensure Fluid Compatibility

Another common cause of hydraulic hose failure is using incompatible process fluids, which can cause the inner tube component to swell or wash out. When selecting a hydraulic hose assembly for a system, ensure all construction materials—including for the outer coverings, inner tubes, fittings, and O-rings—are appropriate for the system’s process fluids.

Monitor Insertion Depth

During assembly operations, the hose should not be pushed beyond its insertion depth, as doing so can result in failure. Be sure to check the hose’s fitting shell, which indicates the strength of its holding. It is also a good idea to use depth blocks to gauge the hose and fitting connection to ensure the hose is fully inserted without being over-extended.

Stay Within the Bend Radius

When a hose surpasses its bend radius, the tube and its cover may rip apart. Checking the engineering specifications before installing and using the hose assembly can help prevent buckling during operations. Changing the fittings, lengths, and configurations employed can also protect the hose from exceeding the bend radius.

Avoid Contamination

Contamination can occur when cutting and inserting the hose during assembly operations. Any contaminants that enter the assembly can have significant impacts on the individual hose components (e.g., cause cracks on the inner tube) and the system as a whole (e.g., cause erosion). Before attaching the hose to the fitting, clean it properly—paying particular attention to the inner tube—to prevent debris and dust from entering in the first place. Once fully constructed, the assembly should be capped to prevent contamination during transportation and storage.

Prevent Overheating

When exposed to temperatures above their maximum rating, tubes are prone to stiffening and cracking. If the outer cover appears dried out or the hose assembly emits cracking noises, the hose assembly may be experiencing overheating. Prevention methods against this issue include using hose assemblies with higher temperature ratings and integrating thermal guards and shielding for the protection of the assembly.

Minimize External Abrasions

Nearly three-quarters of all hydraulic hose failures occur as a result of external damage to the assembly. For this reason, it is important to monitor and inspect equipment for signs of wear regularly. Excessive wear may be a result of components rubbing against each other or other unwanted movements. Protective hose accessories—such as sleeves, shielding, spring guards, and wraps—can minimize the damage experienced by the assembly.

Contact the Industrial Hose Experts at Jason Industrial Today

For more information about protecting hydraulic hose assemblies, turn to the experts at Jason Industrial. Our team has extensive experience providing hydraulic hose products and services. To learn more about our offerings, contact us or request a quote today.

Applications & Advantages of Accu-Link Adjustable V-Belts

Accu-Link® is an adjustable link-style V-belt designed and manufactured by Megadyne as a versatile and durable alternative to standard rubber V-belts. Accu-Link consists of a chain of polyurethane links that are reinforced by high-quality multilayer woven polyester. Accu-Link was initially developed to serve as a fast, easy-to-install replacement for traditional V-belts in the event of a break, but new materials and manufacturing process improvements now make today’s Accu-Link a viable alternative for all comparable standard v belt applications.

Key Features and Advantages

The main attributes that make Accu-Link a Comparable performance product with superior benefits include:

  • Easy assembly. The design allows for a simple and fast assembly by hand in seconds without the use of tools.
  • Easy installation.Accu-Link has an adaptable design and can be easily installed on V-belt drives that are hard to access or difficult to take apart. Accu-Link can be installed open and joined on the drive.  Alternatively, Accu-Link can be made endless and rolled onto the drive.
  • Reduced inventory size. Any length of classical V-belt can be attained with just one roll of Accu-Link. Not having to stock individual belt sizes in various lengths results in inventories that are smaller, less costly, and easier to manage.
  • High power rate. Accu-Link power ratings are comparable to that of traditional V-belts.
  • Resistance to harsh conditions.The Accu-Link belt is composed of Polyurethane, which is capable of withstanding exposure to chemicals, salts, oils, and grease, facilitating an extended lifespan relative to traditional rubber counterparts.
  • Broad temperature tolerances. Accu-Link functions in temperatures ranging from -25° C to 80° C (-13° F to 176° F).
  • Tolerance of harsh environments. When exposed to tough or abrasive environments, Accu-Link wears better and lasts longer than traditional rubber V-belts.
  • Quiet and smooth operation. The innovative manufacturing process used to make the links allows for smooth and precise side profiles, which translates to a quieter and smoother belt with fewer vibrations than traditional rubber V-belts.

Additional features and advantages of the Accu-Link belt include:

  • Durable urethane impregnation
  • Rugged polyester fabric
  • Adjustable link construction and easy length modifications
  • Versatile, adaptable, and interchangeable design
  • Horsepower capacity equivalent to conventional V-belts
  • Perfect for reducing belt vibration
  • Clean running; no cracking; no black dusting
  • Heat-dissipating construction
  • Can be used s in conveying applications
  • Functional on drives with turns
  • Perfect for emergencies and service environment where always have the right belt size is necessary
  • Can be rolled drive sheaves (no cord to damage)
  • Can be used in single V-belt or multiple V-belts applications
  • Runs cooler than conventional V-belts

Industries and Applications

Given its unique and adaptable link-style Accu-Link belt can be used for virtually any drive application. Manufacturing and service industries today rely on Link belts for use on problematic drives and in harsh operating conditions. Accu-Link is also fast and easy to install, making it the superior design choice for preventative maintenance and emergency repairs.

Some of the most common applications of the Accu-Link V-belt include:

  • Marine industry. Accu-Link is composed of durable and long-lasting materials capable of withstanding salt, grease, and other harsh elements associated with marine environments.
  • Poultry industry. The Accu-Link belt can endure the dirty and potentially harsh operating conditions associated with poultry farming.
  • Agriculture industry. Engineered to withstand challenging environments, the Accu-Link belt is ideal for many agriculture-related applications.
  • Glass industry. In glass manufacturing, the non-marking Accu-Link belt is preferable over standard V-belts, which frequently leave stains or marks on products.
  • Air handling. Quick and easy installation makes Accu-Link a convenient option for use in air handler units. It is also clean running and a perfect choice for air handling in sensitive environmental application
  • Metal and woodworking machines. Accu-Link is designed to enable a reduction in vibration and noise, making it ideal for metal and woodworking applications.
  • Rolling conveyor. Accu-Link belts are superior to standard V-belts in their ability to tolerate pulley misalignment.
  • Tile and marble conveyors. The conveyor process for tile and marble manufacturing can be harsh and abrasive on belts, causing undue wear early in their service life. Accu-Link belts are built to tolerate such conditions and can endure longer than standard V-belts.

Accu-Link Adjustable V-Belts From Megadyne

Accu-link is strong, long-lasting, and built to endure a wide range of V belt drive application. Whether you are looking for an easily installed product for fast emergency repairs or a strong and dependable product for everyday drive applications, Accu-Link will keep your operations running smoothly and efficiently. To learn more about Megadyne’s Accu-Link adjustable V-belts, please contact us or download our detailed brochure.

2020 Hydraulic Hose Product Guide Updates

Jason Industrial released a Hydraulic Hose line in 2018 after decades of being a leading source of industrial hose. Since our initial launch, we listened to customer feedback and expanded our product line to better serve market needs. Our updated Hydraulic Hose Product Guide contains the additions made to our product line along with answers to commonly asked customer questions. The product guide is available for download here.

Key Updates Include

  • New products, which can be found throughout the catalog with the “New Product” symbol, including:
    • Hose with the Dreamshield™ cover, a special rubber cover compound that is 6 to 8 times more abrasion resistant than the current standard cover:
      – Series 5012 – SAE 100R1AT, 1SN DIN EN853 – Wrapped MSHA Cover 1-Wire Braid Hose, Dreamshield™ Extra Abrasion Resistant Cover
      – Series 5022 – SAE 100R2AT, 2SN DIN EN 853 – Wrapped MSHA Cover 2-Wire Braid Hose, Dreamshield™ Extra Abrasion Resistant Cover
      – Series 5122 – SAE100R12, DIN EN 856 R12 – MSHA Cover 4-Spiral Hose – Dreamshield™ Extra Abrasion Resistant Cover
      – Series 5132 – SAE 100R13, DIN EN 856 R13 – MSHA Cover – 4 or 6-Spiral Hose 5,000 PSI Constant Pressure, Dreamshield™ Extra Abrasion Resistant Cover
      – Series 5152 – SAE 100R15, DIN EN 856 R15 – MSHA Cover – 4 or 6-Spiral Hose 6,000 PSI Constant Pressure, Dreamshield™ Extra Abrasion Resistant Cover
      – Series 5162 – SAE 100R16, – MSHA Cover – 2-Wire Braid Hose 47 Dreamshield™ Extra Abrasion Resistant Cover
      – Series 5172 – SAE 100R17 – 3,000 PSI Constant Pressure, 1 or 2-Wire Braid Hose Dreamshield™ Extra Abrasion Resistant MSHA Cover
      – Series 5192 – SAE 100R19 – 4,000 PSI Constant Pressure – MSHA Wrapped Cover Dreamshield™ Extra Abrasion Resistant Cover – 2-Wire Braid Hose
    • JIC340 – General Production Hose Crimper with InfoCrimp™ Controller
    • Polyethylene Armor Guard used to protect hose assemblies from external mechanical damage
  • Discontinued Part Number Replacement Part Number
    1252 1248
    1254 1249
    1256 1250
    4052 4048
    4054 4049
    4056 4050
    4075-4516 4075-4216
    1270-1604 1270-1404

    3. Coupling 1271-3612 was discontinued
    4. MyCrimp App instructions – Download our app to ensure you always have the latest safety information for using the correct hose, coupling and crimp specifications.
    Download for iOS – https://apps.apple.com/us/app/mycrimp-jason-industrial/id1250484050
    Download for Android – https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.customcrimp.jasonindustrial&hl=en_US

    5.Easier to read “How to Read Hose & Coupling Part Numbers” graphic –

    6.Updated “SAE Hose Working Pressures” chart

    7.Updated Chemical Resistance Chart

    8.Color coded pages

    • Gray – General information
    • Green – 1 and 2-wire braided hose and matching 12/JB12 couplings
    • Purple – 100R12 Series hose and matching 40/JB40 couplings
    • Yellow – 4 and 6-spiral hose and matching 60/JB60 couplings
    • Blue – Oil Return and Transportation (Air Brake) hose and field attachable (reusable) couplings
    • Red – Crimping equipment and accessories

    9.Pictures and drawings included for all couplings

    For any questions about our updated Hydraulic Hose Product Guide, please contact us

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    Mixing & Matching Hydraulic Hose and Couplings

    As we progress through our introduction of hydraulic hose and coupling products at Jason Industrial, there have been a number of requests for interchange to competitors’ hose and couplings.

    The term “interchange” needs to be clarified. No hydraulic hose or coupling is truly interchangeable because each manufacturer produces products that are tailored to their own processes and equipment. This is why mixing and matching is never recommended by anyone concerned about the satisfaction and safety of their customers and end users. Even though a particular hydraulic hose may carry the same SAE, ISO, or EN standard labeling, they are not made to the same tolerances and materials.

    The same is true for couplings, perhaps even more so. Nearly every manufacturer has developed their own unique designs customized for their own validated and approved hose products. Additionally, the assembly specifications for crimping these hoses and couplings are unique to each piece of equipment.

    Let’s focus on the coupling side of interchange for today’s discussion. Jason currently has three series of couplings for our hydraulic hose products.

    • The JB12 for our 1 or 2 steel braid reinforced hoses
    • The JB40 for our 100R12
    • The JB60 for our 100R13

    Other manufacturers may have one series that covers both wire braid and some wire spiral such as 100R12 or even 100R13 (skived). Others may have a series that covers thermoplastic hoses like 100R7 and can be crimped on certain wire braid hoses like 100R16, but not 100R2. While there are many similar examples, the bottom line is always the same: it is never going to be a one to one direct interchange.

    So how do you address this when you’re working with a customer who could move to Jason as a supplier? We recommend that you first sort out which hoses the customer is using or wishes to buy. Once you’ve established this list, evaluate the competitor’s couplings to identify an equivalent Jason part to provide the connector ends needed for the hoses we’re offering. This will ensure that the customer will have the correct hose and couplings for their needs when an order is processed.

    Think of “interchange” as more of a cross reference for the correct hose and necessary connections. Yes, it can get a little complex, but your Jason team can support you to guarantee the correct products. Don’t be afraid to ask if you need help or have any questions.