Hurricane 500EL Vacuum

The Hurricane 500’s little brother! Same features, same trailer, with a smaller lighter power package. This 100 HP John Deere diesel drives a 1800 cfm blower capable of 24” of mercury. The 500EL only weighs 9,000 lbs and can easily be towed with a ¾ ton or 1-ton truck.


TRAILER MOUNTED:  Chassis-Tandem 7000# axles, 4"x6" rectangular tube frame; four, 8 lug P235R-16 ten ply, radials.  DOT lighting with electric brakes
POWER SOURCE:  John Deere turbo-charged diesel engine, 4 cylinder, 100 hp @ 2400 RPM
PTO (Clutch):  Twin Disc 11.5"
VACUUM AIR FLOW (Blower): Positive displacement, 1800 CFM capable of 24" Hg, 5 belt driven with guard. (Roots 616 DVJ)
  • Stage 1:Cyclonic separation
  • Stage 2: Baghouse / 37 teflon coated, quick change filter bags with continuous reverse pulse air cleaning
  • Stage 3: High efficiency blower safety filter
HYDRAULICS: 3.5 GPM, 2200 psi, direct driven
ENCLOSURE: Lockable steel shroud over engine
INSTRUMENT PANEL (Fully Enclosed): 12 volt key start, safety system (low oil pressure / high water temperature-auto shut down)
Gauges: oil pressure, water temperature, ammeter, tachometer with hour meter, filter cleaning on/off switch, material vacuum & dump time controls
AIR COMPRESSOR: Direct drive Midland twin cylinder; water cooled and oil pressure fed.  Midland air dryer with electronic heater
ASME certified air tank mounted on vibration isolators (Provides air to pneumatic controls and the self cleaning filter system)