LACTOPAL®

The multi-purpose hose for the food industry
LACTOPAL® is the multi-purpose, high-class hose for the food, pharmaceutical and cosmetic industry. The white lining, resistant to fatty and oily products, is homogeneous, smooth and neutral to taste and odour. It is resistant to commonly used cleaning and disinfecting products. Especially developed for rough working conditions LACTOPAL® is robust, ensuring dimensional stability and resists running over by trucks. Together with our swaged coupling systems and rubber protection rings it becomes the ideal hose assembly!


LACTOPAL

Marking

Red spiral with integrated blue wavy line, interrupted by the words “Continental ContiTech LACTOPAL® FDA glass/fork symbol BfR EG 1935/2004 2023/2006 Made in Germany” on blue cover, spirally applied

Description

  • White, homogenous and non-porous NBR lining, absolutely neutral to taste and odour
  • Reinforcements: synthetic fibres
  • Blue fabric patterned NBR-cover, resistant to ozone, weather, UV and abrasion
  • Working pressure up to 16 bar / 232 psi
  • Temperature range from -30°C up to +80°C / -22°F up to +176°F (+90°C / +194°F max. 20 minutes)
  • Can be steamed up to +110°C / +230°F (+130°C / +266°F max. 20 minutes)
  • Lining and cover both resistant to oil and fats
  • Meets the requirements of EG 1935/2004 and EG 2023/2006
  • Meets the recommendation XXI cat. 2 of BfR and FDA (21 CFR 177.2600)
  • 2 years warranty

 

Technical data

  • nominal
    width

    inner-Ø

    wall
    thickness

    length

    steel wire
    helix

    working
    pressure

    min. burst
    pressure

    min. bending
    radius

    weight

  • zoll/inch

    mm

    mm

    m

    helix

    bar / psi

    bar / psi

    aprx. mm

    aprx. g/ m

  • 1/2

    13

    4

    40

     

    16 / 232

    48 / 696

    80

    280

  • 5/8

    16

    4

    40

     

    16 / 232

    48 / 696

    100

    320

  • 3/4

    19

    5

    40

     

    16 / 232

    48 / 696

    115

    500

  • 1

    25

    6

    40

     

    16 / 232

    48 / 696

    150

    800

  • 1 1/4

    32

    8

    40

     

    16 / 232

    48 / 696

    195

    1400

  • 1 1/2

    38

    9

    40

     

    16 / 232

    48 / 696

    230

    1700

  • 1 9/16

    40

    9

    40

     

    16 / 232

    48 / 696

    240

    1900

  • 2

    50

    10

    40

     

    16 / 232

    48 / 696

    300

    2700

  • 2 3/8

    60

    10

    40

     

    16 / 232

    48 / 696

    420

    3000

  • 2 5/8

    65

    12

    40

     

    16 / 232

    48 / 696

    455

    3800

  • 2 3/4

    70

    12

    40

     

    16 / 232

    48 / 696

    490

    3900

  • 3

    75

    12

    40

     

    16 / 232

    48 / 696

    525

    4100

  • 3 1/8

    80

    14

    40

     

    16 / 232

    48 / 696

    560

    5100

  • 4

    100

    15

    40

     

    16 / 232

    48 / 696

    700

    6700