Rubber Hose Industry
Bell Plastics: Experts and innovators in hose mandrels and films
If you are in the rubber hose business, Bell Plastics is focused on your needs.
We are the leading independent manufacturer of plastic vulcanisation mandrels for rubber hoses, with a unique range of high-quality, innovative products. Our UHMWPE and XLPE films and sheets are used for lining and covering major brands of hydraulic, industrial and other hoses. Our lubricants are designed specifically for hose production and will give the chosen mandrel the best opportunity of releasing from the chosen rubber compound.
Our customers span the world, from Europe to North & South America, India and the Far East. They include most of the major multinational hose producers and many smaller, fast-growing companies looking to improve their productivity and expand their range of hoses.
By working with Bell Plastics, your business will benefit from our:
Bell Plastics has focused on the rubber hose industry ever since the company was founded over 20 years ago. That means we understand hoses and we understand the needs that companies like yours have from a mandrel and film supplier.
We don't just make great products, we give our customers continuing technical support based on our knowledge of our products' use in the hose industry. This can range from helping new customers select and switch to a new type of mandrel, through to advising how to squeeze the best performance from them.
High-quality, innovative products:
Our mandrels and films are made to exacting specifications under our ISO9001 quality management system. We have a history of pioneering the introduction of new mandrel and film products, creating new opportunities for our customers in rubber hose design and production.
Our range of specialised products for the rubber hose industry includes:
Hose vulcanisation mandrels
Our flexible plastic mandrels help hose makers reduce production costs and improve hose quality. Mandrels are available in nylon, thermoplastic elastomers, polypropylene and TPX®, all made to our customers' individual requirements, we are experts in this field.
Our range of high-performance UHMWPE (ultra-high molecular weight polyethylene) films is chosen by hose producers around the world for hose linings and covers where high resistance to chemical attack or abrasion is required.