A vacuum tube lifter for loading and unloading operations, that lets one person handle four 5-gallon pails (50 lbs. each) at once without manual lifting, is available from Anver Corporation of Hudson, Massachusetts.
The Anver VT Series Vacuum Tube Lifter can be easily integrated with a ceiling mounted gantry crane and is available with a wide range of vacuum pad attachments to eliminate manual lifting of single and multiple products.
When equipped with a special pad attachment for handling four 5-gallon pails at once, it lets one person load and unload pallets without manual lifting.
Featuring four pliable bellows style suction pads to provide a soft touch and a secure hold under vacuum, the Anver VT Series Vacuum Tube Lifter has an ergonomic handle with up/down controls which can be adjusted to match a user’s hand strength. Standard features include a heavy-duty vacuum pump with a 100% continuous duty cycle, wire reinforced tube, and a vacuum gauge.