Installation of Clotho

Clotho-1 and Clotho-2 is equipped with OD 6 mm one-touch fittings for supply of both pressurized air / vacuum inlet and the drive gas outlet for channel A and B.

For ease of use we operate with different colors and material of hoses connected to Clotho.

Photo 1 show at left 8 mm Nylon hose for connection between Alagonia pump and Sarpedon reservoir. Followed by 6 mm blue Nylon hose, 6 mm green Nylon hose, 6 mm blue transparent PU hose. Photo 2 show blue transparent PU hose from Clotho-1 Drive Gas connection to the Clio-100 SUP. Photo 3 show the 3 different colored hoses connected to Clotho Drive Unit and two blue transparent hoses for Drive Gas to SUPs.

Nylon-12 hose
for more stationary application which do not need to be moved around.

  • Green for vacuum supply – top left (better than 0,1 Bar absolute)
  • Blue for dry pressured air supply – top right (2 - 5 Bar)

Polyurethane (PU) transparent flexible hose supplied by SMC for applications where flexibility is important.

  • Blue transparent for Drive Gas connection – center of Clotho front panel for channel A and channel B