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Probst STONEMAGNET SM-600-GREENLINE Vacuum Lifting Device

Probst STONEMAGNET SM-600-GREENLINE Vacuum Lifting Device

$10,139.00 AUD
Probst Stonemagnet SM-600-GREENLINE is the ultimate cordless workhorse for stone and concrete lifting. The Probst Stonemagnet SM-600-GREENLINE is a powerful and cordless vacuum lifter designed to revolutionize the way you...
Probst SPEEDY VS-140/200 Vacuum Hand Laying Device

Probst SPEEDY VS-140/200 Vacuum Hand Laying Device

$5,929.00 AUD
The Probst SPEEDY VS-140/200 is a lightweight and powerful vacuum lifter designed to revolutionize the way you handle paving slabs and other flat materials in construction and landscaping applications. Here's...

A stone vacuum, also known as a vacuum lifter, is a powerful lifting tool used in the construction industry to safely and efficiently move heavy, flat materials like:

  • Granite countertops
  • Marble slabs
  • Concrete panels
  • Paver stones
  • Precast elements

Here's how stone vacuums work:

  • Suction Power: An electric pump creates a powerful vacuum within an attached suction plate. This negative pressure creates a strong bond between the plate and the flat surface of the stone or concrete.
  • Manoeuvrability: A crane or forklift can be used to hoist and manoeuvre the material with the attached suction plate. Some stone vacuums are even compact and portable, allowing for more flexibility on the job site.

Benefits of Using Stone Vacuums:

  • Safety: Eliminates the need for manual lifting, reducing the risk of worker injuries from back strain or crushed fingers.
  • Efficiency: Allows for faster and more controlled movement of heavy materials compared to traditional methods like slings or crowbars.
  • Versatility: Can handle a wide range of flat materials, making them ideal for various construction projects.
  • Reduced Damage: The controlled lifting process minimizes the risk of damage to fragile stones or precast elements.

Applications of Stone Vacuums:

  • Installing countertops and wall cladding
  • Placing precast concrete panels
  • Lifting pavers and slabs for landscaping
  • Moving heavy stones for landscaping or masonry work

Stone vacuums are a valuable tool for construction companies and contractors who prioritize safety, efficiency, and material protection. By utilizing a stone vacuum, you can move heavy stones and concrete elements with ease, reducing the risk of injuries and streamlining your construction workflow.