Powr-Grip® Vacuum Lifters aren’t Just Suction Cups!

Since 1964, Wood’s Powr-Grip has provided innovative equipment which uses vacuum to lift, hold, and position nonporous materials, including glass, plastics, engine valves, sheet metal, stone slabs, and appliances. We offer a broad range of hand-held vacuum cups, vacuum mounting cups and below-the-hook vacuum lifters to make materials handling easier. Whether your application requires standard or custom designs, let us put our expertise to work for you!



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MTA8 to Replace the MT5 Vacuum Lifter

April 20, 2015
 by David Peters Wood’s Powr-Grip has undertaken an initiative to review all the vacuum lifters in its fleet and evaluate proposed changes that will increase their value and usefulness to our customers.  In some cases, lifters have been significantly redesigned.  In other cases, lifters have been removed from offerings and replaced by a new, re-envisioned design.  This is the case with the MT5 vacuum lifter. Out with the Old The MT5 served the stone industry for a good number of years, but it lacked some of the capacity and capability demanded by many modern stone shops.  The challenge to WPG engineers was to provide a higher capacity, augment ergonomics and functionality, and incorporate more features beneficial...


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