WATEX fire hose reels provide a very effective fire fighting facility with a continuous supply of water available immediately. The construction and performance of a fire hose reel with semi-rigid hose ensures suitable installation in buildings and other construction works for use by the occupants. The fire hose reels are manufactured in both manual and automatic versions to comply to BS EN 671-1:2012 standard
The Fire Hose Reels are designed and manufactured as per BS EN671 – 1. Hose reel discs are made of 1.2mm pre-treated electro-galvanized steel sheet, painted with electrostatic powder coating and oven baked at 200°C. Hose reel side plates are protected with a polyester powder coating that complies to salt spray test requirement which is specified in ISO 9227 for 240 hrs.Hose reel drum has formation of hydraulically pressed ribs to give extra strength and to avoid twisting. The outer edges are rolled over to give a safe handling edge on the outer rims and better appearance.Automatic fire hose reels are available with an internal valve built into the hose reel unit which opens within 3 revolutions of the hose reel as the hose is pulled out and closes when the hose is wound back to the reel.