About this product
The ECO50 Series of truck mounted vacuum excavators are the skid mounted version of the Industry leading Vermeer VX50 Trailer Vacuum Excavator platform. It can be mounted on a 14 foot truck bed with a GVW rating of 26,000 lbs. while the ECO50-800 is commonly mounted on a 16 foot truck bed with a GVW rating of 33,000 lbs. This particular series is equipped with a Tier 4 final Kubota diesel powerpack, powering a 1,025 high cfm vacuum blower and a 5.6 gpm water pump capable of 3,000 psi. operating pressure making this excavator an ideal choice for compact jobsites, production potholing, setting power poles or fluid management using directional drilling operations. The ECO50 Series can be mounted on a contractors choice of a single axle truck chassis allowing contractors the ability to tow additional equipment to the jobsites keeping their vacuum operations compact and maneuverable. Keeping with the versatility, this truck is EU Compliant and comes available in both 500 gallon & 800 gallon configurations.
PATENTED HIGH LIFT “CAM-OVER” EXTERNAL HYDRAULIC DOOR
The McLaughlin patented “Cam-Over” hydraulic rear door leads the industry with this simple reliable design with all components being external to the tank. The design provides a consistent 360° seal and mechanical locking mechanism, to keep fluids securely in the debris tank even under reverse pressure.
THREE-STAGE CYCLONIC FILTRATION
Standard three-stage cyclonic filtration system, which allows the vacuum to be used for both wet and dry vacuum excavating where the cyclones reduce airborne particulates from reaching the final filter and vacuum blower. This system prolongs the filter life, reducing maintenance costs.
PATENTED IN-TANK WASHDOWN
Delivers a high-pressure water spray to the tank interior helping simultaneously dump material and clean the inside of the tank, Saves clean up time and makes it easier to remove dificult debris.
THREE-STAGE CYCLONIC FILTRATION
Filtration system that allows for both wet and dry excavation, while prolonging filter life and reducing maintenance costs.
AUTOMOTIVE BELT TENSIONERS
Automotive style belt tensioners on water pump and Vacuum blower for long belt life and simple maintenance.
THE ECONOMICAL CHOICE
Over 50% savings on fuel economy when compared to PTO drive. Low engine maintenance costs compared to truck engine services. Mount on new or used truck chassis or on off road crawler carriers.
The Hot Box option allows you to work with water heated up to 165 degrees F to improve digging in conditions such as frost.
Exclusive telescoping boom maintains hose lenght during extension and incorporates a remote controlled hydraulic valve for vacuum shut off. Available with manual or hydraulic rotation.
Heavy-duty steel, tank-mounted attachment that carries the weight of the hose with 200 degrees of rotation and extends 6 ft. from the tank.
General Weights & Dimensions
|500 Gallon||800 Gallon|
|*Suggested Truck||26,000 GVW / 14′ Bed (4.3 m)||33,000 GVW / 16′ Bed (4.9 m)|
|Length||175″ (444.5 cm)||203″ (515.6 cm)|
|Width||97″ (246.4 cm)||97″ (246.4 cm)|
|Height||66″ (167.6 cm)||68″ (167.6 cm)|
|Empty Weight||5450 lb (2472.1 kg)||6085 lb (2760.1 kg)|
|Make and Model||Kubota V2403-CR-E4B|
|Type||Vertical 4 cycle liquid-cooled Diesel|
|Max Engine rpm||2600 rpm|
|Gross Horsepower||48.9 hp (37 kW)|
|Displacement||2.434 L (148.5 cu in)|
|Emissions||Tier 4 Final (EU Stage IIIB)|
|Fuel Tank||22 gal (83.3 L)|
|Enclosure||Full Sound Dampening|
|Type of Filters||2 Micron Washable Spun Bond Poly*|
|Hose Length||(3) – 10′|
|Hose Diameter||4″ (10.2 cm)|
|Vacuum Mercury||15″ (38.1 cm)|
|Spoil Tank Capacity||500 gal/800 gal (1892.7 L/3028.3 L)|
|Rear Door Type||Cam-Over Hydraulic|
|In Tank Washdown||Yes|
|Full Tank Shutoff||Mechanical/Electric|
|Tank Lift Type||Hydraulic|
|Total Water Tank Capacity||250 / 410 gal (946.4/1552 L)|
|Number of Tanks||(2) 125 / 205 gal (473.2 L/776 L)|
|Water Pump||5.6 gpm x 3000 psi (21.2 lpm x 1.4 bar)|
|High Pressure Hose Length||50′ (15.2 m)|
|Low Water Shutoff||Electric|
|Weight||1200 lb (544.3 kg)|
|Reach||14′ (4.3 m)|
|Movement||270 degrees on 14″ turret bearings|
|Hot Box Water Heater||Yes|