Hose Reels

Fire Hose Reel

Heavy-duty and UV stable fire hose reels play a crucial role in the fire/safety and mining industry. Poor quality hose reels can lead to premature ruptures, abrasion and kinking. Moreover, the hose runs the risk of getting caught in the machinery or mechanical parts. Read More

Frequently Asked Questions and Answers

 Fire Hose reels are located at strategic so as to provide access to putting out the fire with water. In addition to red fire hose reels, FSP manufactures reels in different colours suitable for wash down bays and air reels.

 A hose reel is used to wind up the hose for storage so that the hose is easily unwound and organised so as to prevent kinks and to keep the hose reel in good condition.

 FSP hose reels suit 36mtr x 19mm hose or 50mtr x 19mm. As FSP are a manufacturer of hose reels other size, and length of hose, can be accommodated upon request.

Water fire hose reels can be used on class A fires, that is, fires of wood, paper and other flammable solids. These are most commonly used on mine sites, factories, warehouses etc

Fire hose reels should be installed by an approved installer.

There should always be a permanent supply of water to the shut off valve so that when the valve is opened it releases the nozzle from the interlock and this supplies water to the nozzle.

Fire hose reels must be located as per certifier and/or relevant building codes.

Access to fire hose reels shall not be obstructed in any way.