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18 Gallon Primary Separators

Choose from many options; wet separation, dry recovery, reclaim of valuable scrap. The portable separators are also ideal for use with central vacuum system when wet material can not be conveyed thru the tube system.


  • 18 Gallon Stainless steel tank
  • Unique “Tip & Pour” emptying feature
  • Stout wheel carrier with bumpers for wall protection
  • 1-1/2” or 2” Inlet/Outlet
  • Heavy duty liquid shut-off device
  • Oversized push handle

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  • Special fine filtration filter for dry recovery
  • Grounded filtering system
  • Dump valves can be installed inside bottom
  • Complete assortment of vacuum hose & cleaning tools
  • Larger sizes available
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American Vacuum has been manufacturing Industrial Vacuums including portable, stationary, and central vacuum cleaning systems since 1910. We have installed over 500,000 Industrial Vacuum Systems across the United States and pride ourselves on being a family owned business. Please take a look at some of the case studies below to learn a little more about how American Vacuum is an industry leader and constantly pushing the industrial vacuum industry forward.