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Nilfisk IVB5 H Vacuum Cleaner No Longer Available This Page Is For Your Info Only
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If you are a contractor or worker in an industrial organisation specialising in the removal of asbestos or lead or asbestos particles have been found in your home or work place you will need a vacuum cleaner that is up to the tough task of keeping you and your employees safe!
WARNING: Household vacuum cleaners must never be used where asbestos is or may be present, even if they have a HEPA filter. Only vacuum cleaners complying with the requirements of EN Standard 60335.2.69 2003 are to be used.
The Nilfisk Type H IVB 5 vacuum cleaners were highly sought after vacuum cleaners purchased to do the tough job of removing asbestos and lead.
But firstly let the semi "automatic" filter cleaning mechanism go through several 20 second cycles, by starting the machine with your hand blocking off the hose inlet. This will make it "WHOOMP" loudly twice, and blow the dust from the pleats of the filters. If this hasn't been done whilst it's been used, just shallow pulses, with not much 'WHOOMP" the dust will have become packed tightly into the pleats.
When these come to the workshop, with reports of poor suction, that's what we do first, and most of the time great suction returns after half a dozen twenty second cycles.
DO NOT bash these filters on walls or the ground, the pleats will distort, and possibly split and dirt will be drawn into the motor compartment.
When removing the filters from the motorhead, keep the filter downwards, and pull the cartridge down, so dust falls away from the entrance to the motor, and doesn't contaminate inside the motor head.
- A 45Litre Safety Vacuum for Type H Dusts such as Lead and Asbestos.
- Constant Suction With Xtreme Clean filter system. Giving An Air-flow Without The Hose Of 60 Lit/sec. At A Vacuum Of 23 kPa.
- The suction power at the end of the tube is 270 Watts.
- Sound pressure level at 1.5 m (ISO 3744) dB(A) 55.5
- 1200 Watt
- IPX4 Protection
- 10,000 cm2 Cellulose Type H Filter area TYPE H Filter 107400564
- Container Inlet Diameter 50mm
- Dimentions. Length 51cm. x Width 48cm. x Height 66cm. Mass 16.7 Kg.
Maximise the FREE FREIGHT offer on replacing this item with the new VHS42, from our website, and anything purchased along side it, such as in the related items below, such as extra filters, fittings or accessories, will also be shipped free, Australia wide!