Product Focus - March 2020

Vacuum Tanks

Amthor International Flat Vac

The Flat Vac multipurpose portable restroom vacuum tank from Amthor International allows the operator to carry up to 12 restrooms on top of the tank and pull a restroom delivery trailer. The tank has a rounded bottom with a full-length formed sump design for drainage and full baffles for strength. The flat tank has wastewater and freshwater compartments, as well as an option for a chemical or brine compartment. It is available in steel, stainless steel or aluminum. It comes with a workstation and a vertical cabinet with an aluminum extruded door and shelves. A liftgate is installed behind the tank to load and unload restrooms. All units are custom-built to specifications. 800-328-6633; www.amthorinternational.com.


Crescent Tank vacuum tank

The Crescent Tank vacuum tank is completely flat inside and out. It can carry up to 10 portable restrooms, and the weight capacity is the same as a flatbed truck. It has no baffles, allowing it to be emptied completely to avoid internal corrosion. With the included pump at specified cubic feet per minute, unnecessary fatigue of the structure is eliminated and the life of the tank is prolonged. It is made from 1/4-inch-thick steel for structural strength. Its workstation is designed for the portable restroom industry. The liftgate rail width allows units to fit, and multiple liftgate decks and rail options are available. Freshwater is held inside the external 1/2-inch-thick poly tank. It can be installed on any chassis within the specifications required for each model based on axle ratings and maximum load capacity. 585-657-4104; www.crescenttank.com.


Vacuum Trucks

FMI Truck Sales & Service WorkMate

The WorkMate service truck from FMI Truck Sales & Service has equal weight distribution of the sidewinder tank designed to extend brake life and improve handling. The two food-grade poly water tanks are plumbed to carry brine, freshwater, premix or any combination of fluids with no corrosion or rusty water. The ergonomically designed workstation with over 60 cubic feet of storage space saves time and effort during the workday, minimizing restocking and driver movement. With the ability to carry four restrooms, delivery and pickup expenses are greatly reduced. An E-track load securement system eliminates the need for ropes. Its modular design allows components to be easily replaced or transferred if damaged. The entire vacuum system is plumbed using hot-tar hose and Masport components. Marine-style wiring is used, and all of the electrical systems are contained in a watertight panel with automatic reset circuit breakers. 800-927-8750; www.fmitrucks.com.


Imperial Industries Flatvac

The 1,000-gallon stainless steel Flatvac from Imperial Industries can carry up to six portable restroom units on top of the unit’s 1,000-gallon stainless steel flat vacuum tank. The baffled internally divided tank offers 700 gallons of waste capacity and 300 gallons of freshwater capacity. In addition, the unit offers dual-sided bucket fill, dual Hannay hose reels with 50 feet of hose, a Pumptec X-5 washdown pump, Masport HXL4 plug-and-play vacuum pump system, Thieman liftgate, and a 3-inch stainless steel boom with 30 feet of 2-inch intake hose and a suction nozzle. 800-558-2945; www.imperialind.com.


KeeVac Industries KV999

The KV999 from KeeVac Industries carries a 999-gallon portable restroom vacuum tank for operators who want to stay under the U.S. Department of Transportation tanker endorsement requirement. It is available in aluminum, stainless steel and carbon steel, with single- or dual-side service, holds 699 gallons of waste and 300 gallons of freshwater and includes a two-unit fold-down restroom carrier with trailer hitch. The tank can be mounted on a variety of chassis and with a variety of pump options. Each unit also comes with an upgraded DC-10 washdown pump and hose reel from Hannay Reels. Exterior controls and dual cabinets are designed for operator safety and convenience. An arctic package and safety lighting are available. 866-789-9440; www.keevac.com.


Pik Rite Flatbed Restroom Hauler

The Flatbed Restroom Hauler from Pik Rite has a 650-gallon tank, flatbed and liftgate. The tank has a 400-gallon waste compartment and internal 250-gallon freshwater compartment for even weight distribution. The truck includes a National Vacuum Equipment 304 vacuum pump, dual 2-inch fill hoses, 20 gpm washdown system, dual-spring return freshwater hose reels and dual 2-inch bucket fills. A 20-inch top manway, 5-inch sight eyes and clear hose sight tube are included. The truck is also equipped with a 98-by-102-inch aluminum flatbed and Thieman TVL liftgate. Two diamond plate toolboxes are mounted on the passenger side. The truck has an LED running light kit with a durable, fully molded wiring harness. 800-326-9763; www.pikrite.com.


Satellite Vacuum Trucks MD995 Flat Vac

The Satellite Vacuum Trucks MD995 Flat Vac provides added capacity for hauling restrooms. It is designed with space for eight standard units, with a 695-gallon waste and 300-gallon freshwater tank. Ergonomic features, including lowered service area and easy-to-reach stainless steel cabinets, are designed to increase driver efficiency and lower fatigue. 800-883-1123; www.satellitetruckxpress.com.


Vacuum Truck Parts/Components

Fruitland Eliminator 250PT

The Eliminator 250PT from Fruitland was designed with a smaller mount and accessories, allowing it to fit on most portable restroom service trucks while still allowing for big-truck, continuous-duty performance. The package includes an RCF250 180 cfm vacuum pump with an integral heavy-duty secondary shut-off and oil-catch muffler. The design is 26 inches wide and 19 inches high to take up less frame rail space. It comes with hydraulic or gearbox drive options; the gearbox drive allows for five distance options for alignment to the PTO shaft (8, 9, 10, 11 and 12 inches). The mount has two emergency brake cable slots, allowing for quick and easy installation. It offers low oil consumption, including an automated oiling system with all-steel oil lines, pump oil-level sight gauge, vane gauging ports and anti-shock design. 800-663-9003; www.fruitlandmanufacturing.com.


Moro USA DC

Heavy-duty Moro USA DC water pumps offer 20 gpm maximum flow for quick restroom fills, while 42 psi maximum pressure provides quick high-pressure cleaning. Available with cast iron or stainless steel pump body, both models offer a stainless steel impeller and Viton elastomers. Fan-cooled, 12-volt (83-amp maximum draw) motors are epoxy-coated for durability. These continuous-duty pumps come solenoid- and pressure-switch standard for easy installation. They have 1.25-inch suction and 1-inch discharge ports. The discharge can be mounted in four different positions. 800-383-6304; www.morousa.com.


National Vacuum Equipment Challenger 304 

The Challenger 304 vacuum pump from National Vacuum Equipment delivers 210 cfm in a number of compact packages that include a pump with a pump stand; a pump with a stand, prefilter and moisture trap in two variations; and an engine drive unit with a 13 hp electric-start engine. Standard packages are available in gearbox drive or with a hydraulic drive adapter. The package is designed with a ductile iron housing and stainless steel braided oil lines for durability. Routine maintenance, such as vane inspection and replacement, can be done without removing the pump from the truck. 800-253-5500; www.natvac.com.


Presvac Systems PV750

The Presvac Systems PV750 rotary vane pump is designed for continuous full-vacuum operation in extreme conditions. It offers 400 cfm at free air, 350 cfm at 15 inches Hg, a maximum vacuum of 27 inches Hg and maximum pressure of 35 psi. Dual fans and twin ballast ports efficiently cool the pump. The solid housing with deep cooling ribs allows for greater heat transfer from the vacuum chamber. Aluminum fans and shrouding work like a heat exchanger to aid in heat reduction. Multiple manifold and drive options are available for truck, trailer or stationary applications. 800-387-7763; www.presvac.com.


Westmoor Conde Flush Kit

The Conde Flush Kit from Westmoor makes it easy to periodically flush the pump on a vacuum truck, helping to prolong its life. It can be used by simply turning on the pump and opening the ball valve. Made of durable aluminum, the unit has instructions on the side. It can be mounted in any convenient location. 800-367-0972; www.westmoorltd.com.




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