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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The Wild Side of Powr-Grip

February 10, 2015
by Byron LaRue Spellbound, I stand with my nine-year-old daughter, watching river otters dive, twist and chase each other under water. We are so close, I could reach out and touch them, were it not for the thick glass between us and their pool, giving us a perfect view of their playful antics. I could spend hours here, but eventually my daughter pulls on my arm to move on to another animal. We have come to take these experiences for granted at zoos and aquariums everywhere. But have you ever wondered how these exhibits are built? Glass installers likely know! Despite a few unusual challenges, the same basic techniques they use every day are also employed to build zoo and...

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