BS EN 853:2015 - Rubber hoses and hose assemblies. Wire braid reinforced hydraulic type. Specification

BS EN 853:2015

Rubber hoses and hose assemblies. Wire braid reinforced hydraulic type. Specification

Status : Confirmed, Current   Published : April 2015



This European Standard specifies requirements for four types of wire braid reinforced hoses and hose assemblies of nominal bore from 5 to 51. They are suitable for use with:

  • hydraulic fluids in accordance with ISO 6743‑4 with the exception of HFD R, HFD S and HFD T at temperatures ranging from -40 °C to +100 °C;

  • water based fluids at temperatures ranging from -40 °C to +70 °C;

  • water at temperatures ranging from 0 °C to +70 °C.

This European Standard does not include requirements for end fittings. It is limited to the performance of hoses and hose assemblies.


The hoses are not suitable for use with castor oil based and ester based fluids.


Hoses and hose assemblies are not be operated outside the limits of this standard.


Requirements for hydraulic hoses for underground mining are standardized in separate standards.

Standard NumberBS EN 853:2015
TitleRubber hoses and hose assemblies. Wire braid reinforced hydraulic type. Specification
StatusConfirmed, Current
Publication Date30 April 2015
Confirm Date03 December 2020
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)ISO 1302, ISO 7326, ISO 8033, ISO 6743-4, ISO 7233, ISO 4671, ISO 6803, EN ISO 10619-2, EN ISO 1402:2009, EN ISO 4671, EN ISO 7326, EN ISO 1302, ISO 1817:2005, ISO 23529, EN ISO 8033:2006, ISO 10619-2, EN ISO 7233, EN ISO 6743-4, ISO 1402:2009, EN ISO 6803
Informative References(Provided for Information)No other standards are informatively referenced
ReplacesBS EN 853:1997
International RelationshipsEN 853:2015
Draft Superseded By11/30252272 DC
DescriptorsWater-resistance tests, Endurance testing, Adhesive strength, Pipes, Armatures, Service pressure, Designations, Bending, Fluid equipment, Reinforced materials, Oil-resistance tests, Wires, Dimensional changes, Ozone, Braid, Chemical-resistance tests, Synthetic rubber, Hydraulic equipment, Natural rubber, Pressure, Diameter, Wear resistance, Pressure testing, Length, Leak tests, Radius, Marking, Dimensional tolerances, Hydraulic fluids, Flexible pipes, Thickness
Title in FrenchTuyaux et flexibles en caoutchouc. Type hydraulique avec armature de fils métallique tressés. Spécification
Title in GermanGummischläuche und -schlauchleitungen. Hydraulikschläuche mit Drahtgeflechteinlage. Spezifikation
ISBN978 0 580 76533 9
File Size0.9961 MB

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