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Hose Safety Institute

Handbook for the Design & Specification of Hose Assemblies

The Institute’s Hose Assembly Guidelines include the HANDBOOK for the Design & Specification of Hose Assemblies and the online Fabrication and Design Guides, which together provide industry-leading performance standards for hose assembly specification, design, fabrication, handling and management. 

The HANDBOOK is the industry Guide to hose assembly safety. Access your copy of the Handbook below. 

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Hose Assembly Fabrication Guides, Version 3.0

The Composite, Corrugated Metal and Hydraulic Fabrication Guides have been updated and are now available for download.  Industrial Fabrication version 3.0 will be available shortly. The content from these Guides was used to create the Fabrication Courses now available through NAHAD Academy.  The Guides are a valuable in-shop reference.  The courses are an online, interactive training tool that leads to Fabrication Certification.  

NOTE: The Institute Handbook(c) and the Fabrication Guidelines are copyrighted documents and may not be reproduced without permission from NAHAD.

 

Composite Hose

Composite Hose

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Corrugated Metal Hose

Corrugated Metal Hose

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Fluoropolymer Hose

Fluoropolymer Hose

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Hydraulic Hose

Hydraulic Hose

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Industrial Hose

Industrial Hose

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Safety Resources

Member Resources
& Training

Click here to access hose safety resources and training available exclusively to NAHAD’s Hose Safety Institute members.

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Exams and Certificates

To support your employees' knowledge and use of the Specification and Fabrication Guidelines, NAHAD offers ten online exams

 White Papers

Hose Safety Institute Hydroblast Whitepaper

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Hose Design Factors

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Eye on Safety and Reliability for Liquid Vacuum Operations

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STAMPED Form

STAMPED Form

Learn how the acronym STAMPED can be used to identify proper hose assembly.

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Hose Safety Institute Members

Hose Safety Institute Members

NAHAD Distributor, Manufacturer, and Associate members who have met a stringent set of requirements demonstrating their support for, and compliance with, NAHAD’s Hose Assembly Guidelines.

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Hose Safety Institute Advisory Council Members

Hose Safety Institute Advisory Council Members

NAHAD Distributor, Manufacturer, and Associate members who have met a stringent set of requirements demonstrating their support for, and compliance with, NAHAD’s Hose Assembly Guidelines.

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