Titeflex R101 (130/180 Series) a medium pressure aerospace hose assembly qualified to as1946 and mil-dtl-25579. The hose consists of an extruded smoothbore ptfe innercore, reinforced with cres 304 wire braid in a single layer on sizes -03 – 12, and a double layer (z) on sizes -16 – 24. Operating pressures range from 1500 psi (104 bar) in the small diameters to 1000 psi (69 bar) in the largest diameters. Ptfe provides excellent chemical resistance over a temperature range of -65of to +450of (-54oc to +232oc) with an unlimited shelf life. Standard fittings are cres (class i) or aluminum (class ii). Fire protection per as1055class a & b can be either integral (rm/rf), or slip-on as1072 firesleeve. Chafe sleeves are available in a variety of integral or slip-on materials. Hybrid assemblies combining flex hose with multi-bend tube are an aero-hose, corp. Specialty and provide improved vibration dampening, ease of installation, and maintenance over strictly rigid tube.