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"The Hose Safety Institute has been the ideal environment for our Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) project, Matching Acquisition Strategies to Industrial Capabilities (MASIC), to interact effectively with the hose and accessories industry. It allows us to understand better what deters the industrial hose/fittings community from bidding on Government solicitations and what steps might be taken to improve industry response. NAHAD and the Institute have set the bar very high for future DLA-Industry relationship development. We couldn’t ask for more open and interested collaboration."
Jo Marie Diamond
HSI Advisory Council Member
CEO, East County Economic Development Council / leading DLA Connectory MASIC
HOSE ASSEMBLY Guidelines
The Hose Assembly Guidelines include the Hose Safety Institute Handbook(c) and the five online Hose Assembly Fabrication Guidelines. Together, these documents provide a comprehensive set of minimum performance recommendations for the specification and fabrication of Industrial, Composite, Hydraulic, Corrugated Metal and Fluoropolymer hose assemblies, as well as Ducting and Custom Made Hose, all focused on ensuring hose assembly safety, quality and reliability.
The all new Institute Handbook - Version 1.2(c) (see 70 page Sample at left) contains the latest hose assembly information, data sheets and recommendations - 312 pages, 93 charts, 319 photos & images!
Hose Safety Institute Handbook, Version 1.2(c)
Hose Assembly Fabrication Guides, Version 2.1
NOTE: The Institute Handbook(c) and the Fabrication Guidelines are copyrighted documents and may not be reproduced without permission from NAHAD.