Low volatile grade, platinum-cured silicone hose manufactured and packaged in a Class 7 (Class 10,000) ISO-certified clean room for critical pharmaceutical, biomedical, cosmetic, and food applications. Polyester yarn braiding inside the wall enhances the pressure capabilities. APSH has undergone extensive physical, chemical, and biological testing and meets USP Class VI, FDA CFR 177.2600, ISO 10993, European Pharmacopoeia 3.1.9, and 3A standards.

APSH Braid-Reinforced Silicone Hose is not intended for implantation and is not to be used for continuous steam applications.

Key Features

Hardness value of 65 Shore A (validatable core: 70A; cover: 60A)
  • Extremely flexible
  • General temperature range: -100º F (-73.3º C) to 400º F (204.4º C)
  • Sterilizable by autoclave, CIP, SIP, and gamma radiation processes
  • Low volatile grade suitable for pharmaceutical and biomedical applications
  • Core made of silicone certified by the National Sanitation Foundation for food equipment materials (NSF-51)
  • Resists temperature extremes, compression set, chemical attack, ozone, radiation, moisture, and environmental exposure
  • Imparts no taste or odor to critical streams
  • Stocked in 25 and 50 ft. coils
  • Manufactured and packaged in a Class 7 (Class 10,000) ISO-certified clean room
  • Documented lot traceable with identification on bags
  • Documented quality control
  • Complete validation package available upon request
  • Color tracer braid available for easy identification
  • Custom lengths, sizes, special cleaning, and/or packaging available
Unit of Measure



N/A 1/4 in6.35 mm


N/A 0.125 in3.17 mm


N/A 0.500 in12.70 mm

Working Pressure @ 70ºF (21.1ºC)

N/A 140 psi9.65 bar

Burst Pressure @ 70ºF (21.1ºC)

N/A 550 psi37.92 bar

Bend Radius

N/A 1 in25.4 mm


N/A 0.077 lbs/ft0.115 kg/m


N/A 50 ft