Introduces New Improved Hose Products

Feb. 16, 2007
HBD/Thermoid, Inc. (Bellefontaine, OH) has added the new improved AIR POWER™ Jackhammer and Type 75B LPG Hoses to their diverse industrial application hose product line. HBD/Thermoid, Inc. is a subsidiary of HBD Industries, Inc., one of the largest industrial product suppliers in the US. "The Thermoid ® brand has a long history of innovative design and reliable performance delivered by industrial rubber products application-engineered to meet the needs of our customers, "said John Flanders, Industrial Hose Marketing Manager for HBD/Thermoid, Inc. "We are pleased to offer our customers the new improved AIR POWER Jackhammer and Type 75B LPG hoses. We are also very confident that they will find these new hose products can provide them longer service, better performance and increased value." The new AIR POWER Jackhammer Hose has a remodeled crimped fitting. This improved fitting has an ergonomic design that provides increased coupling retention, flexibility and fitting seal capabilities. This improved crimped hose fitting is available on both AIR POWER hose I.D. sizes: 3/4" and 1". This hose has four spiral polyester yarn reinforcement and it constructed to stand up to abrasion, heat and rough weather conditions. The hose is also available with either a new bright red or yellow cover. The new Type 75 B products are an improved group of small bore LPG Gas hoses. All of these new hoses are UL Approved. They are available in a range of I.D. sizes: 1/4", 3/8" and 1/2" to meet most applications. These hoses are constructed using a tough four spiral polyester yarn construction with a Class A tube and cover and all hose sizes have a solid working pressure of 350 psi. HBD/Thermoid, Inc. is a subsidiary of HBD Industries, Inc. HBD and its subsidiaries manufacture custom design and standard industrial products serving many diverse industries and markets. Products manufactured by HBD companies include: AC/DC/BLDC electric motors, aerospace precision components, budding strips, cemented tungsten carbide parts, closed die forgings, coated rubber fabrics, conveyor belting, drives, ducting, gear reducers, hose (automotive, aviation, hand-built, industrial, marine and petroleum), material handling products (metal separators/detectors and electromagnetic lifting equipment), power transmission belts, rubber bands, rubber roll coverings and ventilation equipment (fans/blowers).