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Series 162 Polyester Reinforced Clear PVC Tubing

Heavy-walled, FDA-approved compound vinyl hose. Nontoxic, tasteless, odorless. Polyester braid-reinforced. Temp range: 25°-150°F. For use in hot or cold pressure water systems (burst pressure is 250lb.), vent and drain lines, bilge pump discharge. Sold per foot; 50' max continuous length. Meets NSF-61 requirements.

  • Application: Pressurized water system supply, drain lines, head intake, washdown pumps
  • Material: FDA formula vinyl
  • Reinforcement: Polyester braid
  • Temperature Range: 25°-150°F
  • Burst Strength: 250psi
  • Vacuum Rating: N/A
  • Minimum Bend Radius:
  • Approvals: N/A
  • Length: FDA, National Sanitation Foundation
Product Models
Description WM Model # MFG Part # Availability Price Quantity  
Series 162 PVC Tubing, 1/2"ID, 23/32"OD 159194 116-162-0126
In stock online.

$2.07

Series 162 PVC Tubing, 3/4"ID, 31/32"OD 214783 116-162-0346
In stock online.

$3.09

Series 162 PVC Tubing, 3/8"ID, 9/16"OD 328999 116-162-0386
In stock online.

$2.07

Series 162 PVC Tubing, 5/8"ID, 27/32"OD 159202 116-162-0586
In stock online.

$2.64

Series 162 PVC Tubing, 1"ID, 1-5/16"OD 208223 116-162-1006
In stock online.

$3.80

Product Description

Heavy-walled, FDA-approved compound vinyl hose. Nontoxic, tasteless, odorless. Polyester braid-reinforced. Temp range: 25°-150°F. For use in hot or cold pressure water systems (burst pressure is 250lb.), vent and drain lines, bilge pump discharge. Sold per foot; 50' max continuous length. Meets NSF-61 requirements.

  • Application: Pressurized water system supply, drain lines, head intake, washdown pumps
  • Material: FDA formula vinyl
  • Reinforcement: Polyester braid
  • Temperature Range: 25°-150°F
  • Burst Strength: 250psi
  • Vacuum Rating: N/A
  • Minimum Bend Radius:
  • Approvals: N/A
  • Length: FDA, National Sanitation Foundation

Specs

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REVIEW SNAPSHOT®

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Shields RubberSeries 162 Polyester Reinforced Clear PVC Tubing
 
4.3

(based on 7 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

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    (5)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (0)

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    (0)

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    (1)

100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Durable (4)
  • Easy to install (4)
  • Easy to use (3)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

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5.0

My hose!

By Cheers

from Lansing mo

About Me Avid Do-It-Yourselfer

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Attractive Design

Cons

  • Noisy

Best Uses

  • Small Kitchens

Comments about Series 162 Polyester Reinforced Clear PVC Tubing:

Very attractive

 
5.0

Yes, I would buy it again.

By Ivan

from Solomons, MD

About Me Avid Do-It-Yourselfer

Verified Reviewer

Pros

  • Attractive Design
  • Durable
  • Easy To Install
  • Easy To Use

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Bathroom
    • Occasional fuel hose or permanent water hose

    Comments about Series 162 Polyester Reinforced Clear PVC Tubing:

    I needed a 1/2 inch hose and hose barbs to connect a fuel polisher I built using a Walbro pump and a Racor 500 filter. I bought the hose to use as both pick up and drain to insert into the diesel fuel tank. It does not kink or collapse in this application even though it is not as resistant to collapse as a white reinforced hose. It met my requirements at about half of the cost of white reinforced hose.

     
    5.0

    Excellent Tubing for a Bait Tank

    By Wild

    from San Diego, Ca

    About Me Avid Do-It-Yourselfer

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Durable
    • Easy To Install
    • Easy To Use

    Cons

      Best Uses

        Comments about Series 162 Polyester Reinforced Clear PVC Tubing:

        Great strong durable marine hose. I plumbed my bait tank and was very pliable and easy to use. Its reasonably priced for marine hose, but it will kink if you make too tight of a loop. West Marine caries many varieties of hose for any job, but this was the most cost effective for my new bait tank installation.

         
        1.0

        PVC tubing

        By Cd

        from Fl

        About Me Avid Do-It-Yourselfer

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

          Cons

          • Flimsy

          Best Uses

          • Bathroom
          • output only not suction

          Comments about Series 162 Polyester Reinforced Clear PVC Tubing:

          Hose was recommended by store help for intended purpose ... It should not be recommended for suction hide, discharge only. Pvc

           
          5.0

          tubing

          By fcap

          from johns island

          About Me Avid Do-It-Yourselfer

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Durable
          • Easy To Install
          • Easy To Use

          Cons

            Best Uses

              Comments about Series 162 Polyester Reinforced Clear PVC Tubing:

              Good price, always on hand

              (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

               
              4.0

              usage as bilge pump discharge

              By Bill

              from Northern Virginia

              About Me Avid Do-It-Yourselfer

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Easy To Install

              Cons

              • Use elbow for sharp turn

              Best Uses

              • High flow low restrictio

              Comments about Series 162 Polyester Reinforced Clear PVC Tubing:

              The product was very easy to install through hidden passages. It provides higher capacity flow for the same bilge pump using the corigated wire reinforced hose. It does require elbows for the sharp corrners as the hose will kink in those situations.

              (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              good quality hose

              By Bruce

              from Kentucky

              About Me Avid Do-It-Yourselfer

              Verified Reviewer

              Pros

              • Durable

              Cons

                Best Uses

                  Comments about Series 162 Polyester Reinforced Clear PVC Tubing:

                  you get what you pay for. This is good quality hose.

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