W285EX Air Powered Vacuum

W285EX In Action Removing Coal Dust
Overhead Cleaning Coal Dust

Product Overview

Ruwac’s W285EX (formerly the FRV200 / AV20000EX) is the most powerful explosion proof vacuum available in the world.  Second to none in performance, our state-of-the-art vacuum venturi incorporates two solid stainless steel venturi with no moving parts rated for continuous duty, and delivers years of maintenance free performance and produces the most CFM available in their class.

With over 16 HG” of vacuum and 280 true inlet CFM, the W285EX explosion proof vacuum the most powerful of any explosion proof air powered vacuum available. Ideal for vacuum applications where the material may be larger and heavy or the use of a 3” vacuum hose is required.

With features and guarantees exclusive only to Ruwac’s explosion proof vacuums, our W285EX explosion proof vacuum cleaner will provide years of maximum safety, high performance cleaning, low maintenance costs and easy operation. We guarantee it.

Features and Benefits
  • Self certified to the same UL and CSA standards that our electric vacuums are certified to and are categorized under Class I Groups C & D and Class II Groups E, F & G
  • OSHA compliant in accordance to CPL03-00-008
  • Designed especially for combustible dust situations
  • Air-powered venturi motor for applications where electricity is not available
  • Sound-suppressed for quiet operation
  • Durable carbon impregnated compression cast composite housing will never dent or rust — Guaranteed for life!
  • Industry-leading MicroClean filtration is 99% efficient @ 0.5 Microns — 3-year filter life guarantee!
  • Manual filter shaker system allows you to clean the primary filter without having to disassemble your vacuum
  • Easy-to-empty 9 gallon foot-actuated dustpan
  • Optional HEPA Maxx and ULPA filtration for air purification

*Specs subject to change without notice

Motor Rating: Dual Single Stainless Steel Venturi Motor
Duty Cycle: Continuous
Vacuum Rating: 16 Hg"
Volume Rating: 280 CFM
Required Operating Pressure: 100 PSI
Required Air Consumption: 100 CFM
Primary Filter Efficiency: 99% @ 0.5 Micron
Required Air Line: 1" ID
Primary Filter Area: 28 sq. ft.
Primary Filter Cleaning: Heavy Duty Manual Shaker
Inlet Connection: 2.75" w/ Anti-Spark Deflector
Housing Material: Carbon Impregnated Compression Cast Composite
Casters: 3" Heavy Duty Non-Marking Double Casters
Collection Capacity: 9 Gallon
Collection Pan Release: Foot Lever-Activated Release Bar