Continental Purple Snake Beer Transfer Hose Assembly

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Continental Purple Snake Beer Transfer Hose Assembly

The Continental Purple Snake is one of the best, if not the best, beer transfer hose for brewery applications. When it comes to durability, the Continental Purple Snake is designed to last and perform to the demands of your brewery.

Thanks to the taste and odor-neutral EPDM liner, the Continental Purple Snake brewery hose is ideal for brewers aiming to achieve a consistent flavor profile and aroma.

Each Purple Snake hose assembly is made to order according to your specifications and is tested before leaving our warehouse.

Ordering online is straightforward and convenient. Simply select the I.D. size of your hose, choose your TC (Tri-Clamp) Sanitary fittings, then select the overall length of your hose (sold in 5' increments. Call for custom lengths). Next, enter the quantity for the number of assemblies you'd like to purchase and add it to the cart. Once your order is submitted, we take care of the rest.

Both the 1" and 1-1/2" Continental Purple Snake hose assemblies will have Dixon 1.5" TC Sanitary fittings and ferrules (shells) installed.

Continental Purple Snake Specifications

Purple Snake
Beer Transfer
Temperature Range:
-22°F to 194°F (-30°C to 90°C) for constant temperature over an hour OR up to 212°F for 60 minutes max
Steam Temperature Rating
Can be steamed up to 266°F for 30 minutes max
Pressure Rating
232 PSI
Tube Liner Materials
EPDM (FDA and 3A compliant)
Tube Liner Qualities
Taste and odor neutral, non-porous, white in color
Cover Material
Cover Qualities
Red in color, resistant to ozone, weather, UV and abrasion.
Synthetic fibers with a plastic helix
Assembly Components
Dixon 3A Sanitary TC Fittings and Shells
Assembly Notes
Dixon Fittings and shells are spec'd in by Continental - no substitute



The Continental Purple Snake brewers hose is designed primarily for transferring beer throughout its manufacturing process. Purple Snake® in improved quality is the ideal hose for breweries, wine-presses, bottlers, and many other installations in the brewing, beverage, and spirits industry. Flexibility, pressure resistance, and long service life – even under extreme working conditions – are additional advantages, which make the hose the most popular all over the world. The new, optimized lining conforms to foodstuffs regulations and is absolutely neutral to taste and odor. The tube is suitable for pure alcohol up to 98%. The hose is resistant to conventional cleaning agents and disinfectants. Purple Snake® can easily be cleaned conventionally or by CIP installations. This hose is manufactured to European standards. Design Factor: 3:1

Our Continental Purple Snake hose assemblies are built using only 3-A Sanitary approved materials, like Dixon Sanitary Tri Clamp fittings and Dixon Sanitary shells - which are the spec fittings for this hose per the ContiTech Beverage Hose Crimp Manual. This is something that other suppliers cheap out on.

If you decide to purchase elsewhere, please verify that you are getting an assembly that uses 3-A compliant components and that they use the Dixon Sanitary fittings that are spec'd in for this hose.

As Continental Star Distributors, we are held to some of the highest standards in the industry, including annual audits, which is why our Purple Snake hose assemblies are some of the highest quality brewery hoses in the country.

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