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Elevator™ Portable Vacuum Loader

Fill bulk bags fast with a portable vacuum loader

Combine fast and simple setup and industrial class vacuum in a compact, take-anywhere frame

The ELEVATOR™ industrial vacuum is designed to fill supersacs, Gaylord bins, and hoppers, while being easily moved by a forklift.

Lift up the filter housing and set the pins. It’s that easy.

Benefit from the best filtration system on the market. It can be used as a portable, or it can be connected to a piping system without modification and used as a central vacuum. From carbon black and super fines, to wood fibres, or pellets, we’ll configure a system that’s perfect for you. So it will work for years and years with minimal fuss.

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Turn this...
Turn this...
into this in minutes.
into this in minutes.

"The system performed without any drama.  All was just as intended which is a great relief to me." 
-C. McCaig, Berkeley, Gloucestershire, UK


Why buy a DuroVac™ Elevator™ vacuum?

The ELEVATOR™ is an industrial vacuum system designed to fill supersacs, Gaylord boxes, and plastic totes. It can be used as a portable, or it can be connected to a piping system without modification and used as a central vacuum. It’s a DuroVac™!

We take our name seriously. So the ELEVATOR™ works with the lowest possible maintenance costs. To do that the system needs to work perfectly. Our reps are the best of the best, and they’ll help you select the most reliable system possible.

The people at DuroVac™ have over 160 years combined experience. Our mission is to design the world’s most robust and reliable vacuums. Then we back up everything we sell with the world’s best warranty - who else guarantees filter life?

It's Compact & Versatile

  • The ELEVATOR™ has an astonishingly small footprint, so you can set up almost anywhere.
  • Its compact frame is easily portable by forklift truck. The largest is just 1800 Kg (3080 lbs)!
  • Need a “ready to go” central vac? You’ll save thousands in installation costs because everything is pre-wired, factory tested, and ready to work.
  • In most cases connection to compressed air for filter cleaning is not required to operate properly.

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Pick it up and take it anywhere
Pick it up and take it anywhere
Make a perfect little central vac.
Make a perfect little central vac.

It's Easy to Use

  • Disconnect power from the mains, coil the cable and you’re ready to move the ELEVATOR™ by lift truck.
  • It’s fast and simple to setup and tear down. Just set the pins, slip a hopper or bag underneath, and you’re done.
  • The frames can be supplied with bolt down pads when used as a permanent central vac.

Its Filters Actually Work!

  • Handle just about any dry powder, pellet, or granule reliably.
  • Collect ultra-fine powders with the most trouble free filters in the industry. Some of our customers have had their machines TEN YEARS and not yet replaced filters!

It's Fully Configurable

  • Configure for continuous or batch discharge.
  • Safely handle explosive materials indoors or out with NFPA 68 and 654 compliant hardware.
  • Available in all world voltages in a dust tight and weather tight IP56 / NEMA 4 panel
  • Add an inline or HEPA filter.

It's a Positive Displacement Vacuum

  • A positive displacement pump pulls harder and delivers higher vacuum as the hose fills.
  • Industrial duty vacuum, 540 mbar (16" Hg)
  • Constant velocity means you’ll move huge tonnage and easily support very long hoses
  • A P.D. vacuum pump means you’ll have a more reliable, “clog free” central vac.
  • Handles very dense, heavy material

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Capabilities & Specifications

EL20 EL25 EL30 EL40
Hose Size, Density < 50 lb / ft3, Longest Hose 200 ft 1. 1 x 3.0
2 x 2.0"
4 x 1.5"
1 x 3.5"
5 x 1.5"
1 x 4.0"
3 x 2.0"
6 x 1.5"
1 x 5.0"
2 x 2.5"
4 x 2.0"
Hose Size, Density < 100 lb / ft3, Longest Hose 300 ft 1. 1 x 2.5"
1 x 2.0"
3 x 1.5"
1 x 3.0"
2 x 2.0"
4 x 1.5"
1 x 3.5"
3 x 2.0"
5 x 1.5"
1 x 4.0"
2 x 2.5"
3 x 2.0"
Performance (TPH)2. 3.5 4 4.5 6
Horsepower (Hp) 20 25 30 40
Airflow (icfm) 400 525 650 850
Vacuum (“Hg.) 16 16 16 16
Standard Filters (ft2) 85.5 85.5 85.5 121
Pulse Filters (ft2) 120 120 120 210
HEPA Filter Option Option Option Option
Hopper Size (USG) 3. 55 55 55 55
Noise Level (dBa) 82 85 87 85
Empty Weight (Lbs) 2360 2550 2860 3080

1. Longest hose includes piping, if applicable. DuroVac “performance” is built into these recommendations!
2. TPH is based on dry sand with 50 ft of hose. Decrease (increase) by 1 lb/min/ft for longer (shorter) hose.
3. For greater capacity, configure with a continuous discharge valve like a rotary air lock.

Brochure U.S.

Information Sheet U.S.

Brochure Metric

Information Sheet Metric

Industrial vacuum goes anywhere

Use the ElevatorTM to vacuum any chip or powder and fill supersacs, big bags, boxes or drums FAST.


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