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Portable Airvac Abrasive Vacuum Recovery

The Airvac is a robust, compact, and efficient pneumatic recovery unit.

It is designed for clean-up operations and is capable of recovering spent abrasives and other solid materials up to 1” in size over a distance of up to 100’.

The Airvac Portable Vacuum Recovery System

The unit is fully air-operated and only requires 250 cfm of air at 85 psi pressure (7m³/min at 5.8bar). No other form of power is required to operate the unit. A simple modification converts the Airvac into a ventilation unit for ducting air from tanks and similar spaces.


A full range of accessories is available including:

  • Reinforced, flexible hose for light cleaning.
  • Hoses for conveying bulk materials and blasting media.
  • Light rubber hose for abrasive materials.
  • Durable rubber hose for heavy duty suction and retrieval.
  • PVC vacuum hose for industrial cleaning.
  • In addition, we also offer a selection of couplings, connectors, and suction hose manifolds.

To view a PDF brochure of the Airvac, please click here.

Airvac Cyclone Separator

Airvac with Cyclone Separator

The Airvac with Cyclone Separator is a compact air-operated vacuum system designed to recover abrasives for recycling. It can produce over 14″ Hg of vacuum when connected to an air supply of 250 cfm at 80 psi. At these levels it can achieve 5-6 ton per hour recovery rates, making it both efficient and cost effective.

This product consists of just two main parts: a hopper/cyclone and a dust collector. Its portable size makes it a flexible and rugged solution with the performance of a larger, more expensive machine. The system can recover solids up to 2″ in diameter over distances of over 100’.

Maintenance is reduced to a minimum, as the Airvac has only one moving part. With no electrical power required, helping to reduce fire risk in flammable areas. The system is also low noise, registering just 83db at 5’.

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