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CDC Recoil Hoses

PCL Airforce Mk4 Tyre Inflator - Single Clip-on


New and improved industry leading tyre inflator from PCL - the AIRFORCE® MK4 Tyre Inflator. With a new, modern slim line body design the gauge is now lighter yet more ergonomic to give increased comfort in use.

  • Larger window gives 20% greater field of viewing
  • Gauge body weighs 923g, less work strain and easier for repetitive use
  • Ergonomic, easier to use and less prone to damage when dropped
  • Simplified 2 stage mechanism design prevents user having to "push" against full line pressure on deflate preventing fatigue
  • New design, less drag, reduced friction & less movement inertia means no internal corrosion, no sticking and no skewing of accuracy
  • Tested to over 400,000 cycles at 100% accuracy, meets EC 86/217 and compliant with EN12645:2014
Specifications
Type Specification
Accuracy Meets EC Directive 86/217 Compliant with EN12645:2014
Reading Accuracy 0.1 bar / 2 psi
Max Inlet Pressure 13.8 bar / 200 psi
Inflation flow (@ 13 bar) 500 l/min / 18 CFM
Operating Temperature -25 to 55 °C

PCL Airforce Mk4 Truck Tyre Inflator


The AIRFORCE® MK4 Truck Tyre Inflator looks exactly the same as the AIRFORCE® MK4 Tyre Inflator, the big difference is that the AIRFORCE® MK4 Truck Tyre Inflator is capable of inflating up to 174 psi (12 bar), a substantial hike from the already impressive 138 psi (9.6 bar).

  • Larger window gives 20% greater field of viewing
  • Gauge body weighs 923g, less work strain and easier for repetitive use
  • Ergonomic, easier to use and less prone to damage when dropped
  • Simplified 2 stage mechanism design prevents user having to "push" against full line pressure on deflate preventing fatigue
  • New design, less drag, reduced friction & less movement inertia means no internal corrosion, no sticking and no skewing of accuracy
  • Tested to over 400,000 cycles at 100% accuracy, meets EC 86/217 and compliant with EN12645:2014
Specifications
Type Specification
Accuracy Meets EC Directive 86/217 Compliant with EN12645:2014
Reading Accuracy 0.1 bar / 2 psi
Max Inlet Pressure 15 bar / 218 psi
Inflation flow (@ 13 bar) 500 l/min / 18 CFM
Operating Temperature -25 to 55 °C

PCL Blowgun Style Tyre Inflator with Euro Clip on Valve Connector

PCL's Blowgun Lite Tyre Inflator is a general purpose tyre inflator with an all Alloy body with a rubber protected gauge. Simple and easy to use, they are ideal for general low volume tyre inflation.

  • Durable alloy body
  • Euro style valve connector
Specifications
Type Specification
Reading Accuracy 0.2bar / 2psi
Max Inlet Pressure 12 bar
Material Alloy

Safety Nozzle Pistol Grip Blowgun BG5004

Manufactured from chemical and impact resistant acetal resin, this blowgun is suitable for use with both air and water.

  • Ergonomically designed handle, for comfort in use
  • Valve allows trigger-adjustable airflow
  • 9” Nozzle Version (BG5007) can be further cut and adjusted to users specifications
  • Safety Version (BG5004) has Innovative nozzle design means airflow cannot be blocked
Specifications
Type Specification
Max Supply Pressure 10bar / 140psi
Connection 1/4" Female
Air Flow 270 l/min / 9.3cfm
Temperature Range 0 to 80°C
Material Acetal Resin

PCL Pistol Grip Turbo Blowgun

Pistol Grip Turbo Nozzle Blowgun offers high air flow, unbloackable nozzle end.

  • Ergonomically designed handle, for comfort in use
  • Innovative nozzle design ensures that the airflow cannot be blocked
  • Valve allows trigger-adjustable airflow
  • Robust and impact resistant material
  • Guaranteed long service life
  • Guaranteed leak-free valve system, even after millions of operations
Specifications
Type Specification
Max Supply Pressure 16 bar / 232 psi
Air Inlet Rp 1/4"
Air Flow @ 8 bar 380 l/min / 13.4 cfm
Temperature Range -10°C to 80°C
Noise @ 8 bar <90.0 db
Grip Style Pistol Grip
Nozzle Style TURBO Nozzle

PCL Pistol Grip Conical & Safety Blowgun

Manufactured from high quality die-cast alloy, giving the tool a long trouble-free life.

  • Robust and compact design
  • Supplied with a conical and safety nozzle
  • Pistol Grip Style
Specifications
Type Specification
Max Supply Pressure 10bar / 140psi
Connection 1/4" Female
Air Flow 320 l/min / 11.2 cfm
Temperature Range 0 to 80°C
Grip Style Pistol
Nozzle Style Conical & Safety

PCL Palm Grip Blowgun

Manufactured from high quality die-cast alloy, giving the tool a long trouble-free life.

  • Robust and compact design
  • Extensive, easy to fit with additional nozzle range
  • Palm Grip style
  • BG105 Conical nozzle Style
  • BG106 Safety nozzle Style
Specifications
Type Specification
Max Supply Pressure 14 bar / 200 psi
Connection 1/4" Female
Air Flow 148 l/min / 5.2 cfm
Temperature Range -20°C to 80°C
Material Die Cast Alloy

PCL Hose Assemblies

PCL Air Hose is a Rubber PVC Alloy (PTE) compound; it looks and feels like rubber but doesn't have the downsides associated with rubber.

Available in popular cut lengths complete with end fittings, thereby saving you time and the need for expensive crimping equipment.

  • Excellent abrasion resistance
  • Good flexibility and kink resistant
  • Resistance to oil and fuels
  • Silicone free
Specifications
Type Specification
Working pressure @ 20°C 300 psi / 21 bar
Burst Pressure 63 bar (3:1 safety factor)
Temperature Range -10°C to 60°C
Air Flow 148 l/min / 5.2 cfm
Please note: An increase in temperature above 20°C will affect the working pressure quoted above.
Hose Material PVC Alloy (PTE)

PCL Anti Whip Hose

The vibrations caused in the use of air tools make a coupling connection subject to Health & Safety Regulations.

See ISO 4414:1998 and EN 983:1996 for safety requirements covering the installation and use of pneumatic equipment.

The Government's Heath and Safety Executive has been produced a guide (HSG39) which covers the use of pneumatic equipment.

You can download it here: HSG39 Compressed Air Safety Guide
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You can also download it from our Downloads page

The Health & Safety Executive Guide HSG39 states "requirements for quick acting couplings apply to most percussive and vibrating air tools, which may be fixed or hand held. If a quick acting coupling socket is fitted at the hose end adjacent to the tool, the plug should not be screwed directly into the inlet port but should be fitted onto a short isolation hose (0.5m to 1.5m long), thus isolating the plug and socket from the tool vibration."

The International Standard (ISO 6150:1998) recommends a minimum of 300mm of flexible hose to be used between a vibrating tool and a quick acting coupling.

Specifications
Type Specification
Working pressure @ 20°C 300 psi / 21 bar
Burst Pressure 63 bar (3:1 safety factor)
Temperature Range -10°C to 60°C
Please note: An increase in temperature above 20°C will affect the working pressure quoted above.
Hose Material PVC Alloy (PTE)

CDC Recoil Hoses – blue

A high quality recoil hose available in a range of diameters and lengths

Specifications
Type Specification
Temperature range 0°C to +60°C @ 17bar
Pressure rating:
Values given are based on the short term burst pressure of CDUC hose at 20°C
Vacuum 28 Hg (3:1 safety factor)
Please Note: Any increase in temperature above 20°C will result in a decline in the working pressure values
Construction Polyester based PU Shore A 98

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