The use in hoists with a flexible guidance (with a chain or wire rope hoist for lifting and lowering the load) like construction-site cranes and truck-mounted cranes or with a rigid load guidance like on searcher hook brackets on mini cranes, forklifts or telescopic fork trucks
A variety of load classes and suction frame versions for the optimal adaption to load and pane geometries; even for curved glasses
Partly extremely low profiles for glass installations between façades and scaffolding
Depending on the equipment, the adjustment of the geometry of the suction frame to the loads to be manipulated without using tools: extendable, removable, adaptable to concave and convex curvatures of different radii
An independent 24 V battery supply with high capacity batteries for vacuum generation and load positioning the integrated automatic saving function to reduce the pump running time and to maximize the operating time of the device
The minimized expenses for service and preventive maintenance
At least 2 independent vacuum circuits with a 2-fold safety per circuit
Non-return valves, vacuum gauges and vacuum reservoirs
Optical and acoustical signalling devices to monitor the vacuum function
Electrical or manual operated two action control of the release function
Doubled operation times compared to contrastable 12-V-systems
Charge indicator with an additional acoustic signalling of a power failure
Spring-mounted suction cups
Adjustable crane adapter
Cable or radio remote control
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Oktopus Australia is a family owned and operated company and is the authorised distributor in Australia and New Zealand for the full range of Construction and Industrial vacuum lifting machinery manufactured by Wirth-GMBH, who is reputedly the World’s most prestigious designer and builder of such equipment.
Oktopus Australia offers the construction industry a wide and varied range of vacuum lifting equipment so that contractors have access to efficient and safe vacuum installation systems for most projects.
Oktopus vacuum lifting equipment has been around for many years, and is renowned for its quality of construction, inherent reliability, and superb safety standards, which incorporates the dual circuit system built into every Oktopus machine. All Oktopus machines comply with AS4991-2004.
Oktopus services all States and Territories of Australia and has their technical support team available to travel nationwide, mostly for training purposes.