Type 2 Forestry Fire Hose – Kuriyama Forest Lite™

Type 2 Forestry Fire Hose – Kuriyama Forest Lite™


The Kuriyama Type 2 Forestry Fire Hose is an essential tool for wildland firefighting, combining durability with versatility. Featuring expansion-type hard coat anodized aluminum couplings, and available in both 1-inch and 1½-inch diameters with lengths of 50 and 100 feet, it caters to a range of operational needs. Its ultralight design and flexibility ensure easy deployment in challenging terrains, making it an ideal choice for wildland fire suppression, emergency responses, and use in protected wild areas. This hose promises reliability and efficiency in safeguarding natural resources and communities against fire threats.

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When it comes to Type 2 Forestry Fire Hose, the Kuriyama Forest Lite™ fire hose stands out as the superior choice for firefighters and emergency response teams. Designed to meet the rigorous demands of battling fires in forested and wildland areas, this hose combines strength, durability, and ease of use in one high-performance package.

Key Features:

  • Single Jacket Construction: Built with a combination of high tenacity virgin synthetic and spun yarn, the jacket is meticulously impregnated with a yellow polymer compound, endowing it with unmatched resistance to chemicals, abrasions, and UV damage.
  • Thermoplastic Polyurethane Lining: A seamless, single-ply extruded tube provides a sturdy and reliable lining that won’t succumb to the effects of ozone and ensures smooth water flow.
  • Mildew Resistance: Treated for resistance to mildew, the hose remains in top condition, even when stored in damp environments.
  • Service Temperature Range: Ready for extreme conditions, the Kuriyama fire hose operates effectively within temperatures ranging from -40°F to +150°F (-40°C to +65°C).
  • Industry Standards: Compliant with NFPA 1961 Standard on Fire Hose and U.S. Forest Service F-187 specification, ensuring reliability and safety.
  • Versatile Couplings: Comes equipped with expansion-type hard coat anodized aluminum couplings. Threads available in both NST and NPSH.
  • Size Options: Offered in both 1-inch and 1½-inch diameters to fit a variety of operational requirements.
  • Length Variety: Available in practical lengths of 50 feet and 100 feet to suit different field applications.
  • Ultralight and Flexible: Its lightweight nature and flexibility make it simple to pack and deploy in the most difficult and remote terrains.

Recommended Use Cases:

The Kuriyama Type 2 Forestry Fire Hose is specially designed for:

  • Wildland Fire Suppression: Tailored for combating forest fires where mobility and rapid hose deployment are crucial.
  • Challenging Terrain: Its light weight and flexibility make it perfect for use in rugged and inaccessible landscapes.
  • Emergency and Rapid Response: A trusted ally for quick-reaction teams needing to contain and manage fires efficiently.
  • Protected Wild Areas: Ideal for use in sensitive environments such as national parks and state forests to minimize environmental impact during firefighting efforts.

For firefighters and emergency teams demanding excellence, the Kuriyama Type 2 Forestry Fire Hose delivers unparalleled performance matched only by its durability and ease of management. Choose the hose that won’t buckle under pressure, safeguarding natural resources and communities with its dependable fire suppression capabilities.

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