Tesla 4ft x 1/2″ Straight Bayonet Cooker Hose BS669 – THN140
Manufactured in the UK. – 1/2″ nominal size hose designed to be fitted to the 1/2″ straight bayonet socket (B593) or angled bayonet socket (B553).
Incorporates a patented Firesafe fusible plug which will shut off the gas supply at the socket in the event of a fire. For natural gas only.
Must be installed in accordance with BS6172 UK National Installation Standard. Tested and approved by BSI to BS 669 Part 1 : 1989.
This hose is manufactured to BS 669 Part 1 : 1989. It is constructed from a pressure-tight flexible tube made from spiral wound steel strip incorporating a rubber thread which is covered with a rubber tube to provide a hygienic wipe-clean surface.
The hose is terminated at one end with a ½” BSP Taper (EN 10226 R1/2) male fitting, and at the other with a bayonet fitting designed to make a swivel joint when mated to the appropriate cooker socket. This hose has been in use in the UK for over 50 years and remains the first choice for the connection of appliances to natural gas. The rubber thread and cover used on this hose is not impermeable to LPG and therefore it must not be used on LPG installations.
– Hose Length – 4 feet
– Size – 1/2″
– Material – Rubber
– Ambient Temperature – 70°C, Touch: 95°C
– Bs Eu Standards – BS 669-1:1989
– Kitemark Approval
– Bayonet x TM thread fittings
– BSP TM x Straight Bayonet connection
All Tesla gas cooker hoses and sockets carry BSI Kitemark™ approval which means that BSI test and approve the products to the relevant standards and also carry out a programme of ongoing surveillance.