Richards Hose Limited stock a wide range of foam making and inducting equipment conforming to ISO9001 standards, including highly mobile and compact foam cart stations, self and non self-inducting branchpipes and foam inductors.

With over 250 years of experience and knowledge we continue to invest in developing new product ranges to ensure that our fire fighting products remain the first choice for many brigades and industries across the globe. All our portable foam equipment can be connected with International coupling types to provide compatibility with existing hose setups.

Our Venom 1st Response Mobile Foam Cart provides an all in one, compact solution suitable for one-man operation. Ideal for high risk locations where speed of set up and ease of storage are paramount.

We provide a wide range of expansion foam branchpipes with varying flow rates and jetting range options to suit specific user requirements from rapid foam cover to extended reach.

The RHL Variable In-Line Foam Inductor allows for precise control when introducing foam to water lines, using variable control to pick up concentrates between 1 – 6%.

If you have any questions regarding our Foam Equipment range, our sales team are at your disposal please feel free to call us on 01772 651 550 or contact us.

Venom 1st Response Mobile Foam Cart

The RHL Venom 1st Response Mobile Foam Cart is a compact, extremely mobile foam fire-fighting station. Designed for rapid response the cart simply requires connection to a suitable water supply. Supplied with the cart is the RHL Variable In-Line Foam Inductor, the Venom Low Pressure Foam Branchpipe and 2 x 15m lengths of Brigadier Type 3 Hose.

  • Extreme Manoeuvrability.
  • Long Running Times.
  • Lightweight & Robust.
  • One-Man Operation.

Flow Rate: 240 / 480 litres per minute

Materials: Hard anodised aluminium & fibreglass

Working Pressure: 6 – 8 bar

Coupling Options: All international coupling types

Description

The RHL Venom 1st Response Mobile Foam Cart is a compact, extremely mobile foam fire-fighting station. Designed for rapid response the cart simply requires connection to a suitable water supply. Supplied with the cart is the RHL Variable In-Line Foam Inductor, the Venom Low Pressure Foam Branchpipe and 2 x 15m lengths of Brigadier Type 3 Hose.

Features
  • Extreme Manoeuvrability.
  • Long Running Times.
  • Lightweight & Robust.
  • One-Man Operation.
Specification

Flow Rate: 240 / 480 litres per minute

Materials: Hard anodised aluminium & fibreglass

Working Pressure: 6 – 8 bar

Coupling Options: All international coupling types

Venom Medium Expansion Foam Branchpipe

The RHL Venom Medium Expansion Foam Branchpipes have been designed for excellent performance with all foam concentrate types, and are capable of producing large quantities of foam in situations requiring an abundance of rapid foam cover with low water usage.

All models offer a continuous stable medium expansion foam cover at low pressure right up to the maximum 6 bar. Compatible with the RHL Variable In-Line Foam Inductor.

  • Hard Anodised Aluminium Construction.
  • Corrosion Resistant.
  • Long Throw Capability.
  • Various Flow Options.
  • Lightweight.
  • Easy to Service & Repair.

Flow Rate:  240 / 480 / 960 litres per minute

Materials: Hard anodised aluminium / stainless steel & injection moulded nylon

Coupling Options: All International coupling types

Working Pressure: 6 bar

Max Range at Max Flow: 12 metres

Description

The RHL Venom Medium Expansion Foam Branchpipes have been designed for excellent performance with all foam concentrate types, and are capable of producing large quantities of foam in situations requiring an abundance of rapid foam cover with low water usage.

All models offer a continuous stable medium expansion foam cover at low pressure right up to the maximum 6 bar. Compatible with the RHL Variable In-Line Foam Inductor.

Features
  • Hard Anodised Aluminium Construction.
  • Corrosion Resistant.
  • Long Throw Capability.
  • Various Flow Options.
  • Lightweight.
  • Easy to Service & Repair.
Specification

Flow Rate:  240 / 480 / 960 litres per minute

Materials: Hard anodised aluminium / stainless steel & injection moulded nylon

Coupling Options: All International coupling types

Working Pressure: 6 bar

Max Range at Max Flow: 12 metres

Venom Low Expansion Foam Turbo Branchpipe

The RHL Venom Low Expansion Foam Turbo Branchpipes have been designed for excellent performance with all foam concentrate types, offer longer throw and superior cooling compared to the Medium Expansion Foam Branchpipes.

All models are supplied with foam pick-up line and stainless steel piercing tube, and are fully self-inducting. Unlike any other, the Venom Low Expansion Foam Branchpipe comes with a stirrup handle and pistol grip for greater user control.

  • Hard Anodised Aluminium Construction.
  • Corrosion Resistant.
  • Long Throw Capability.
  • Various Flow Options.
  • Lightweight.
  • Easy to Service & Repair.
  • Pistol Grip & Stirrup Handle On / Off.

Flow Rate:  240 / 480 / 960 litres per minute

Materials: Hard anodised aluminium / stainless steel & injection moulded nylon

Coupling Options: All international coupling types

Working Pressure: 7 bar

Max Range at Max Flow: 32 metres

Description

The RHL Venom Low Expansion Foam Turbo Branchpipes have been designed for excellent performance with all foam concentrate types, offer longer throw and superior cooling compared to the Medium Expansion Foam Branchpipes.

All models are supplied with foam pick-up line and stainless steel piercing tube, and are fully self-inducting. Unlike any other, the Venom Low Expansion Foam Branchpipe comes with a stirrup handle and pistol grip for greater user control.

Features
  • Hard Anodised Aluminium Construction.
  • Corrosion Resistant.
  • Long Throw Capability.
  • Various Flow Options.
  • Lightweight.
  • Easy to Service & Repair.
  • Pistol Grip & Stirrup Handle On / Off.
Specification

Flow Rate:  240 / 480 / 960 litres per minute

Materials: Hard anodised aluminium / stainless steel & injection moulded nylon

Coupling Options: All international coupling types

Working Pressure: 7 bar

Max Range at Max Flow: 32 metres

Venom Low Expansion Foam Branchpipe

The RHL Venom Low Expansion Foam Branchpipes have been designed for excellent performance with all foam concentrate types, offer longer throw and superior cooling compared to the Medium Expansion Foam Branchpipes.

Available with or without self-induction, the RHL self-inducing models are supplied with foam pick-up line and stainless steel piercing tube. Our non self-inducing models are fully compatible with the RHL Variable In-Line Foam Inductor.

  • Hard Anodised Aluminium Construction.
  • Corrosion Resistant.
  • Long Throw Capability.
  • Various Flow Options.
  • Lightweight.
  • Easy to Service & Repair.

Flow Rate:  240 / 480 / 960 litres per minute

Materials: Hard anodised aluminium / stainless steel & injection moulded nylon

Coupling Options: All international coupling types

Working Pressure: 7 bar

Max Range at Max Flow: 32 metres

Description

The RHL Venom Low Expansion Foam Branchpipes have been designed for excellent performance with all foam concentrate types, offer longer throw and superior cooling compared to the Medium Expansion Foam Branchpipes.

Available with or without self-induction, the RHL self-inducing models are supplied with foam pick-up line and stainless steel piercing tube. Our non self-inducing models are fully compatible with the RHL Variable In-Line Foam Inductor.

Features
  • Hard Anodised Aluminium Construction.
  • Corrosion Resistant.
  • Long Throw Capability.
  • Various Flow Options.
  • Lightweight.
  • Easy to Service & Repair.
Specification

Flow Rate:  240 / 480 / 960 litres per minute

Materials: Hard anodised aluminium / stainless steel & injection moulded nylon

Coupling Options: All international coupling types

Working Pressure: 7 bar

Max Range at Max Flow: 32 metres

Variable In-Line Foam Inductor

The RHL Variable In-Line Foam Inductors have been designed to provide a simple means of introducing foam in to the water lines with exact proportions. Using the variable control the inductor can pick up concentrates between 1% – 6%. Designed for use with the RHL Venom Foam Branchpipes, all models are produced in Gun Metal and Hard Anodised Aluminium, making them both heavy duty and corrosion resistant.

  • Gun Metal / Hard Anodised Aluminium Construction.
  • Corrosion Resistant.
  • Variable Foam Concentrate Control.
  • Lightweight.
  • Easy to Service & Repair.

Flow Rate:  240 / 480 litres per minute

Inductor Materials: Gun metal / hard anodised aluminium

Pick-Up Line Materials: PVC with stainless steel piercing tube

Intlet & Outlet: 2″ BSP Male

Coupling Options: All international coupling types

Required Inlet Pressure: 200 psi

Max Back Pressure: 130 psi

Description

The RHL Variable In-Line Foam Inductors have been designed to provide a simple means of introducing foam in to the water lines with exact proportions. Using the variable control the inductor can pick up concentrates between 1% – 6%. Designed for use with the RHL Venom Foam Branchpipes, all models are produced in Gun Metal and Hard Anodised Aluminium, making them both heavy duty and corrosion resistant.

Features
  • Gun Metal / Hard Anodised Aluminium Construction.
  • Corrosion Resistant.
  • Variable Foam Concentrate Control.
  • Lightweight.
  • Easy to Service & Repair.
Specification

Flow Rate:  240 / 480 litres per minute

Inductor Materials: Gun metal / hard anodised aluminium

Pick-Up Line Materials: PVC with stainless steel piercing tube

Intlet & Outlet: 2″ BSP Male

Coupling Options: All international coupling types

Required Inlet Pressure: 200 psi

Max Back Pressure: 130 psi

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