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    Default Snaptite XL Highrise Hose

    Has anyone used the "Snaptite XL Highrise Fire Hose"? If so, have you had any problems or concerns with this lightweight fire hose.

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    Default SNT XL hose

    New hose to me.

    According to the web-site, it is 200 psi service hose, rubber covered.

    As a note, NFPA requires 300 psi minimum for attack, so if your a compliant FD, its a no go.

    For a similar hose, look at the Angus Hi Power.

    http://www.kidde-fire.com/utcfs/Temp...%3D465,00.html

    Of course, if you want lighter hose with better packability, DJ and SJ hoses will do well, but the heat resistance is much lower thn rubber covered.

    JT

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