Tygon S3 Food, Milk & Dairy Tubing #B-44-4X (Formerly "Food, Beverage & Dairy Tubing")

With its smooth, nonporous bore, Tygon S3™ Food, Milk and Dairy Tubing helps ensure a bacteria-free fluid path in a wide variety of food processing applications.

FORMULATION B-44-4X

Producers of food, milk and dairy products insist upon Tygon S3™ B-44-4X for dependable performance in countless filling, draining, transfer and processing applications. Its smooth, non-porous bore inhibits particle entrapment, promoting a sanitary fluid path by minimizing potential for bacterial growth. It has outstanding resistance to harsh alkaline cleaners and is equally unaffected by commonly used sanitizers.

Light in weight and easy to handle, Tygon S3™ B-44-4X can be put into service quickly. It readily bends to accommodate abrupt corners and obstructions, requiring a minimum of couplings and fittings. Its flexibility can save up to one-third the footage and much of the labor required to install rigid stainless steel or plastic piping.

A special construction of Tygon S3™ B-44-4X is also available to meet applications involving elevated pressure.

Click here to view the Tygon S3 Food, Milk & Dairy Tubing #B-44-4X data sheet with complete size chart.

 


Features/Benefits
  • Smooth, non-porous bore will not trap particulates or promote bacterial growth
  • Compatible with foods containing a high oil content
  • Resistant to harsh alkaline cleaners and sanitizers
  • Excellent alternative to rigid piping systems
  • Contains no BPA
  • Meets 3-A and NSF 51 and 61 criteria
  • Contains no chemicals listed in California’s Prop 65
  • Phthalates-free
Typical Applications
  • Aseptic filling
  • Condiment dispensing
  • Dairy processing
  • Soft-serve dispensing
  • Vitamin and flavor concentrate systems

 

Typical Physical Properties
PropertyASTM Method Value or Rating
Durometer Hardness - Shore A, 15 sec D2240 66
Tensile Strength - psi (MPa) D412 2,200 (15.8)
Ultimate Elongation, % D412 390
Tear Resistance - lb-f/inch (kN/m)

D1004

250 (43.8)
Specific Gravity D792 1.21
Water Absorption, % - 24 hours @ 23ºC D570 0.22
Compression Set Constant Deflection, % - @ 158ºF (70ºC) for 22 hours D395 - Method B 59
Brittleness by Impact Temp - ºF (ºC) D746 -32 (-36)
Max Recommended Operating Temp - ºF (ºC)
- 165 (74)
Tensile Stress,
@ 200% Elongation, psi (MPa)

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1,379 (9.5)
Tensile Set, % D412-98 57
Color - Clear

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