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The Challenger 1600 from National Vacuum Equipment.

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National Vacuum Equipment Challenger 1600

The Challenger 1600 from National Vacuum Equipment is a 1,600-cfm tri-lobe blower designed for continuous duty at maximum vacuum. It employs rotors designed to improve vacuum efficiency and reduce mechanical noise. The blower has a ballast air-cooling design and typical maximum vacuum of 27 inches Hg. 800-253-5500;


Kuriyama of America Alfagomma T704HA Series THE BOOMER

The corrugated Alfagomma T704HA Series THE BOOMER industrial sewer vacuum hose from Kuriyama of America is made with a 1/4-inch-thick red gum rubber tube designed for wet or dry applications where severe abrasion is a factor. The corrugated black conductive styrene-butadiene/natural rubber blend cover provides abrasion and ozone resistance. The rugged hose is suitable for dry or wet abrasive materials and can be grounded. All sizes are rated to full vacuum and a pounds-per-square-inch safety factor of 3-1 for 2-to 8-inch hose and 2.5-1 for 10-inch. The hose remains flexible in temperatures from 40 degrees below zero to 212 degrees F. It is available with soft-cuffed ends for easy installation and clamping. 847-755-0360;

Hot Water boiler

Dynablast HV590FLS-12VRED

The HV590FLS-12VRED hydrovac water heater from Dynablast produces 590,000 Btus with an output temperature of 175 degrees F at 7 gpm. An optional electronic 12-volt thermostat can hold more precise water temperature. The unit is suitable for colder climates and improves digging in clay-filled areas. It enables fuel savings of 3/4 gph and weight reduction of 250 pounds over the current 690,000 Btu model. It comes with ETL certification for safety, which also includes certification on the coil for higher efficiency and heat transfer, stainless steel target plate for increased coil life and serviceability with momentary override control. 905-867-4642;

Hydroexcavation Equipment

Hydra-Flex Machete

The Machete hydroexcavating nozzle from Hydra-Flex channels water in an oscillating motion, creating a small spray angle and a direct stream with a forceful impact for faster digging and more precise trenching capabilities. Its durable, replaceable cover allows for quick changes, while increasing the nozzle’s lifespan. It is available in three sizes, with operating pressure ranges from 1,000 to 3,200 psi and a heat rating of 180 degrees F. It will last in excess of 500 hours, according to the maker. 952-808-3640;

Imperial Industries Hydro 3600 Hybrid Excavator

The Hydro 3600 Hybrid Excavator from Imperial Industries is short and compact for maneuverability in tight spaces. It is designed to be user-friendly, efficient and can be operated easily by a single person. It includes a 3,600-gallon hauling capacity (customizable sizes available), optional water capacity, code and non-code availability, a three-stage lift hoist with built-in vibrator and full opening rear door for easy dumping, 20 gpm jetter up to 4,000 psi (adjustable), a National Vacuum Equipment 1600 blower and a moisture trap and grit ridder. Options include a 16-function remote control for easy operation of the boom, jetter, blower and vacuum. 800-558-2945;

Rival Hydrovac T7 Tandem

The T7 Tandem from Rival Hydrovac was designed primarily to be loaded with debris and drive within legislated road limits with most types of debris on board. Standard is a scale that reads real-time weights both in the cab and on the wireless remote to confirm weights prior to travel. The operating system is engaged through one PTO switch. The remainder of the operation occurs from the rear panel or the wireless remote. The truck uses high-performance components and will dig at levels competitive to large units, according to the maker. 403-550-7997;

Soil Surgeon hydroexcavating tool

The Soil Surgeon hydroexcavating tool fits any sewer combination truck equipped with a telescoping 6- or 8-inch boom. The tool has a 1-inch water connection. The operator controls water pressure and power through truck controls. It has a 6-foot Tuff-Tube with handles to guide the unit down for potholing or side to side for trenching. Six jets boring inward cut the soil while six boring outward bring the tube down. 949-363-1401;

Super Products Mud Dog 700

Mud Dog 700 vacuum excavators from Super Products are designed for operator convenience and consistent performance to meet the challenges of compact, urban projects to large-scale excavation. Regardless of the task, the vacuum excavators offer versatility as well as safety and productivity on the jobsite, according to the maker. They offer a compact footprint for excavation in urban environments while maximizing payload and designed to maintain the power and precision of larger units. The unit features a 7-yard debris body and 600-gallon water tank. This model comes standard as a dump body with an electric vibrator offering a 50-degree dump angle with the capability of dumping into a 48-inch container. It is equipped with a rear-mounted, extendable, 8-inch-diameter boom that reaches 18 feet, has 270-degree rotation and pivots 10 degrees downward to minimize job site restoration and traffic congestion near roads. 800-837-9711;

Tornado Global Hydrovacs F3 ECO-LITE

Tornado Global Hydrovacs engineered the F3 ECO-LITE to have big functionality in a mid-sized platform. It was made specifically to legally haul large payloads in urban environments with a debris capacity of 10 cubic yards and a water capacity of 1,250 gallons. A float-style indicator is positioned on the outside of the debris tank for easy monitoring of volume. It comes with a boom capable of reaching to 26 feet with 342 degrees of rotation and an 8-inch boom hose. The truck uses a 3,800-cfm Robuschi 125 blower, a Pratissoli KT28 water pump and a Dynablast 740,000-Btu burner. A hydraulic dump door measuring 48 by 52 inches is mounted on the back of the tank and sits 42 inches high for easy use over bins. 877-340-8141;

Transway Systems Terra-Vex HV65

The Transway Systems Terra-Vex HV65 is a single-operator unit capable of performing all functions from a single remote control. The blower, water tank, boiler, jetter system and wands are housed in an insulated, sound-dampening enclosure with thermostat-controlled heater. It includes large, winter-friendly roll-up doors with ample storage. An onboard air compressor is available. 800-263-4508;

Vacall AllExcavate2

Vacall AllExcavate2 machines offer high-pressure water and air jetting and standard intelligent controls, plus easy startup and operation, according to the maker. Water pumps generate 24.5 to 120 gpm and pressures to 3,000 psi with optional air excavation at 185 cfm and dual psi of 110 and 150. The water system, wand, control panel, tools and worker apparel are protected in a heated compartment. A standard AllSmartFlow CAN bus intelligent control system allows for precise boom and reel adjustments, with a programmable LCD display that monitors engine, water- and air-flow and vacuum performance. Aluminum water tanks carry 1,000 to 1,300 gallons. Galvanized debris tanks are available with 10- and 13-cubic-yard capacities. They use one engine to power the chassis and excavation functions. 800-382-8302;

Vac-Con Mudslinger MS800

The Mudslinger MS800 trailer-mounted hydrovac from Vac-Con is designed to provide the same power, suction and capacity of a truck hydroexcavator on a portable, pull-behind trailer. It includes the choice of Tier 4 diesel or gas engine options providing up to 1,190 cfm and 16 inches Hg with a PD blower and 325 gallons of water. It has an 845-gallon debris tank and a 9-foot boom with 24 inches of hydraulic extension provides a full range of motion. It is designed to be a stand-alone unit, but can also provide support to construction, HDD and public utility fleets. A variety of applications includes daylighting, potholing, culvert and manhole cleaning and utility locating. 904-284-4200;

Jet/Vac Combo Units

Aquatech B-Series

The Aquatech B-Series goes from sewer cleaner to hydroexcavator with no loss in performance. A rear-mounted hose reel allows operation from the safest area regardless of manhole location, and provides an unobstructed view for the driver. The rear-mounted reel also allows 180-degree hydraulic articulation. It comes with a durable horizontal transfer case that delivers quiet, consistent power, according to the maker. A 27-inch Hg blower means faster, more productive vacuum loading. The one-piece vacuum hose is designed without multiple 90-degree angles to eliminate clogs. A 360-degree, top-mounted boom design allows greater payload capacity. The unit operates at 84 dBA, well within OSHA’s 90 dBA/8-hour time-weighted exposure limit. 740-374-2306;

Aryan Pumps combination machines

Combination sewer cleaning trucks from Aryan Pumps include a hose cassette apparatus with a combined arm to simplify hose storage. It holds continuous lengths of 65 feet of suction hose, so there is no need to couple hose extensions for deep suction. It includes easy in-and-out functionality and comfortable handling of the hose through the telescopic design of the arm. It includes a roller track for smooth operation, and the wide reach of the telescopic extension helps operators with vehicle parking flexibility. The unit offers single-person suction and jetting operation from the rear side of the vehicle.

Bucher Municipal North America FlexLine

The FlexLine C120 and C60 from Bucher Municipal North America are now available. The combination sewer cleaners are used for preventive cleaning, emergency cleaning of mains, septic, collection tanks and hydroexcavation. They offer 8- and 15-cubic-yard capacities, 7.2 and 14.5 psi, a jetting hose reel with more than 492 feet of capacity, a 5-inch suction hose with 7-foot extension, a hydraulic end cover that opens upwards, minimizing obstructions on roads and sidewalks, two control panels placed for easy operation, and a 5,100 psi at 5 gpm hydroexcavation pump. 704-658-1333;

GapVax VHX Series

The GapVax VHX Series hydrovac is designed to deliver optimum weight distribution, improved safety features and increased performance. The debris body is 7.5 cubic yard, offering a 15,000-pound payload. The low-profile (12 feet 2 inches) makes it suitable for all-around hydroexcavation projects. The vacuum system with single mode wet/dry filtration is quiet, reliable and simple, according to the maker. It includes a 4,000-cfm positive displacement blower, 600 hp transfer case with air-shift engagement and ultra-quiet air injection and discharge silencers. This filtration design includes a top-loading debris tank, 14-inch stainless steel float-ball shut-off, efficient centrifugal cyclone separators and long-lasting filter bags. It is equipped with a 12-gpm, 3,000-psi water system with optional 200-cfm air compressor system. A full-tilting debris body, over 45-degree dump angle and full-opening tailgate allow for fast unloading and easy cleanout. The 8-inch telescoping VHX boom offers a 22-foot reach with 15-degree downward pivot. 888-442-7829;

Vactor iMPACT Combination Sewer Cleaner

The iMPACT Combination Sewer Cleaner from Vactor is designed to be safe, versatile and efficient. With on-demand system drives, operational interlocks, non-destructive e-stops and a boom out-of-position message and alarm, it can help crews complete jobs safely. The compact package is suitable for tight spots like alleyways or in emergency applications. A multi-flow system lowers rpm for better fuel economy. A low center of gravity and front-mounted hose reel also contribute to enhanced safety. IntuiTouch one-touch in-cab ergonomic controls and 7-inch dashboard screen with touchscreen and glove-friendly buttons deliver at-a-glance data for maximum efficiency. Quieter engine design, high ground clearance, lower water fill point and other features help improve the operator experience. 815-672-3171;

Vacuum Pumps

Fruitland 870 Series

Fruitland’s 870 Series pump allows vacuum levels of 28.5 inches Hg and continuous vacuum of 27 inches Hg. It is capable of providing 30 psi pressure for offloading. Oil consumption is 1 gallon for 18 hours of operation to reduce consumption and environmental impact. Locally sourced, non-proprietary oil may be used. The pump delivers 510 cfm (free air) through 4-inch porting. 905-662-6552;

Gorman-Rupp ReliaSource Pressure Booster

Gorman-Rupp ReliaSource Pressure Booster pump packages in a variety of configurations are designed for long-lasting, trouble-free operation. Simplicity, precision balancing and accurate machining ensure reliable, long-lasting equipment. Each station is equipped with control technology and logic that provides operators with flexibility to adapt to a variety of operating conditions. According to the manufacturer, packages use high quality, name-brand components and custom programming for pumps, motors and controls.  419-755-1011;

Moro USA PM3000

The Moro USA PM3000 vacuum pump operates at 1,001 cfm, 29 psi with a vacuum of 28 inches Hg. One of five pumps in the Storm Series, it offers the combination of high air flow and deep vacuum of a rotary lobe blower and the durability of a rotary vane pump, without all the noise. It utilizes a cooling circuit and comes standard with a water recirculation pump for continuous heat exchange. It rotates at only 1.200 rpm, resulting in less fuel consumption and lower temperatures for longer pump life. It is constructed with a rugged cast-iron casing, Kevlar vanes and industrial-grade Viton oil seals. It includes an integrated check-valve, changeover manifold, and oil-fed bearings. Engine-driven packages and other drive configurations are available. 866-383-6304;

Wallenstein Vacuum 753 Series

The 753 Series vacuum pump from Wallenstein Vacuum is designed for longer service life, incorporating wide vanes that allow up to an inch of wear. It provides 422 cfm airflow at 1,200 rpm and vacuum levels up to 28 inches Hg. Options include air-, liquid- or dual-cooling systems where air injection is combined with liquid cooling. A pump-flushing port is included on the top valve for convenient maintenance. The quick-access housing end plate allows for easy internal inspection with no bearings to pull. Oil lubrication is via a mechanical piston pump driven by shaft rotation or available with a sight-feed valve oil regulator system using vacuum/pressure to draw oil with no moving parts. 800-801-6663; 

Westmoor Conde PowerPaks

Westmoor Conde PowerPaks are preassembled gasoline or diesel-powered vacuum pump units. They are easy to install, according to the maker, and include a heavy-duty steel base with aluminum diamond plate trim and belt guard. Rigid assembly is designed to ensure minimum vibration and maximum power. They are available with either vacuum only or vacuum/pressure pumps. A wide range of cfm options ensure the PowerPak is matched to the tank size and application. Units are powered with optional Honda GX Commercial Series gasoline engines or Hatz industrial air-cooled diesel engines. Units can be easily transferred to another tank system when needed. 800-367-0972; 

Vacuum Truck/Trailer

Satellite Vacuum Trucks Cabover Line

The Satellite Vacuum Trucks Cabover Line comes on Isuzu chassis that have a tight turning radius, making the trucks suitable for maneuvering in tight spots like urban areas, and for quickly positioning trailers. Available in gas and diesel, the chassis can be upfitted in several configurations, making it operator and route friendly. With increased workspace in the hose tray area, the vacuum and washdown systems are a custom fit for specific service functions. The tank comes in lightweight aluminum, steel, or stainless steel. Multiple configurations are available. 800-883-1123;

Water Pump

Cat Pumps Models 2560 and 2565

Cat Pumps Models 2560 (16 gpm at 3,000 psi) and 2565 (20 gpm at 2,500 psi) hydroexcavating pumps are constructed for continuous-duty applications. BH versions have a machined-bearing cover to mate with Cat Pumps’ 76SAEC.25FR hydraulic bell housing, allowing the 2560BH and 2565BH to be directly driven by an SAE C hydraulic motor. The compact direct drive allows for a space-saving footprint, and is simple to install and maintain, according to the maker. 763-780-5440;

Waterblasting Equipment

Pressure Lift HydraBore

The HydraBore from Pressure Lift can blast down and physically remove built up tallow, soap residue and tank waste. Best used with a jetter, it will only add roughly 16 gallons of high-pressure water in a 10 minute period. Total time on a job, with a unit pumping approximately 2,000 gallons of waste, is less than 20 minutes at depths of 5 to 500 feet. Units are available in 3- and 4-inch sizes, with special orders of 6- and 8-inch units. The unit offers one-person operation, faster loading times and it keeps pumps cooler, decreasing pump wear and tear, according to the maker. It also reduces back injuries from full hoses. It works with industrial-size pressure washers and jetters, resuspending materials while pumping. 866-504-6596;  


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