HOSE AND HOSE ASSEMBLIES FOR MARINE APPLICATIONS
SAE J1942, developed through the cooperative efforts of the U.S. Coast Guard and SAE, became effective August 28, 1991,1 as the official document for nonmetallic flexible hose assemblies for marine use.
This SAE Standard covers specific requirements for several styles of hose and/or hose assemblies in systems on board commercial vessels inspected and certificated by the U.S. Coast Guard. It is intended that this document establish hose constructions and performance levels that are essential to safe operations in the marine environment. Refer to SAE J1273 for selection, installation, and maintenance of hose and hose assemblies.
A Hose Assemblies Listing of the products which can be used for the applications described in Table 1 is available from SAE, Publication Number EA-1942.