Fire Engine Booster Hose
Combat fires beyond the basic burn stage or tackle common industrial tasks with fire engine booster hose from Rawhide Fire Hose. This durable hose resists scrapes, scuffs, scratches, is built to exceed municipal demands, and can also be used for water transfer service, wash down and mop up in industrial settings. Choose your fire engine booster hose today.
Our booster line hose (BH-500 and BH-800) is built tough using a red NBR/PVC cover to resist abrasion, while a smooth service provides for ease of handling. The BH-600 fire engine booster hose (lite) is engineered with a special helical interior reinforcement to retain its rigid shape. Customize your couplings with available hard-coated aluminum, brass or chrome-plated brass, depending on hose size. Booster hose also:
- Will not flatten or crush reels
- Can be fully charged with water while still on the reel
- Is ideal for brush, refuse, dumpster and grass fires
- Is made in the USA
Q. What is the difference between BH-500, BH-600 and BH-800 Fire Engine Booster Hose?
A. The BH-500 (1-1/2”) and BH-800 (3/4” & 1”) are 250 PSI and 800 PSI working pressure respectively. They are several plys thick and are engineered with a rubber outer wall for wearability. The BH-600 is available in 1” and features 300 PSI working pressure. The design and construction makes this lightweight hose ideal for forestry and field operations.
Q. What lengths are Engine Booster Hose available in?
A. Nominal sizes include 50’, 75’, 100’, 150’ and 200’. Rawhide Fire Hose offers custom lengths specific to your application or project.
Q. What chemicals are Booster Line Hose compatible with?
A. Our BH-500 and BH-800 are constructed with a SBR(strene-butadiene)/Nitrile rubber liner, while the BH-600 featurs a Polyurathane liner. This Chemical Resistivity Chart shows what chemicals are suitable for use with these hoses.