Vacuum Lifting Device VacuMaster Multi

Handling large, heavy wooden boards, either airtight or porous


  • Rough and coated MDF, OSB and particle boards
  • Also for gypsum fiber and gypsum plaster board as well as plastic sheets
  • 90° swiveling of workpieces (optional)

Design and Function

  • Vacuum lifting device with movable operator handle to adjust the working height
  • High-power vacuum blower with centrifugal mass to delay vacuum dissipation in event of a power failure
  • Audible warning device
  • Reversing valve to quickly release the load
  • Electric drive for continuous and precise swiveling through 90° (optional)
  • Large suction plates which can be shifted the main beam

Product Highlights

  • Work ergonomically at any working height
  • Porous workpieces are handled very securely
  • Robust design for use in harsh working environments
  • Precise, continuous swiveling (optional)
  • Large volume for highly porous workpieces

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Technical Data

Type Max. lift capacity horizontal [kg] Max. lift capacity vertical [kg] Workpiece format min. [mm] Workpiece format max. [mm] No. suction plates Size suction plates [mm]
Multi 400 400 - 1,100 x 700 4,100 x 2,100 1 1,000 x 675
Multi 400 400 - 1,400 x 1,100 5.600 x 2,100 2 1,000 x 675
Multi 400/150 90° 400 150 1,100 x 700 4,100 x 2,100 1 1,000 x 675
Multi 400/300 90° 400 300 1,400 x 1,100 5.600 x 2,100 2 1,000 x 675
Multi 400/300 90° 400 300 2,200 x 1,000 5,600 x 2,100 8 ∅ 400

Type Main beam length L [mm] Overall height H [mm] Operator handle L1 [mm] Weight [kg]
Multi 400 - 520 1,050 80
Multi 400 2,000 600 1,050 133
Multi 400/150 90° - 540 1,050 101
Multi 400/300 90° 2,000 620 1,050 159
Multi 400/300 90° 2,500 630 1,050 189

Crane Systems for Vacuum Lifters

The vacuum lifter from the product range of Schmalz are complemented by the crane systems.

The lightweight aluminum cranes and jib cranes have been adapted to the loads of the vacuum lifter. The modular design allows for easy integration of the vacuum lifter including crane system into your work environment.

Details on cranes systems and jib cranes

Chain Hoists for Lift Capacities up to 2,500 kg

Schmalz offers compatible chain hoists for its vacuum lifting devices. The chain hoists are also adapted to the load-bearing capacities of the lifting devices.

Chain hoists

Vacuum Lifters in Action

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Accessories for Vacuum Lifting Device VacuMaster Multi


Quick-connect electrical connection

The CEE plug suggests the lifting device to be easily connected to the power supply and then quickly disconnected if necessary (only for VacuMaster Basic).

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