Welded in accordance to standard industry practices and certifications
Pipe work is mounted to the frame at three points
Equipped with three lifting eyes, allowing the tester to be removed safely without damage to the test unit or the vehicle
Stainless steel load bearing surface at side rails
Polyester Coating in MARS Blue
Minimum of 20 years resistance to corrosion
All steel is fully sandblasted and treated with Atochem rust proof primer before being coated for total bonding
Frame is not touched by human hands within at least 2 hours of drying
Coating is applied using the electrostatic method, then placed in an oven at 495 degrees F until fully bonded
The frame is electrostatically spark tested to detect defects
Main Piping (high flow line) consists of 4” diameter schedule 40 fitted steel pipe with 2 ½” fire hose inlet and outlet fittings
High flow line has a maximum flow rate of 1000 gallons per minute
Piping is powder coated to prevent corrosion as outlined above
Medium flow line is a 1” diameter brass pipe with a maximum flow rate of fifty gallons per minute
Low flow line is a ½” diameter brass pipe with a maximum flow rate of seven gallons per minute.
4” line is supplied with a straightening vane in-line before comparison meter to ensure maximum accuracy.