The SYSTEM 4000 is our most popular air-vacuum excavation system. Ample power allows you to quickly dig deep down with air, locating underground utilities in the hardest soils without harming them. The SYSTEM 4000 safely operates faster and easier in soil that is tough, wet, sun baked, or compact, including ground frost.
Features & Benefits
POWERFUL AIR DIGGING ACTION
Our high-pressure/high-volume air combined with our Air-Tec™ nozzle breaks up the hardest soils in record time. Allows operators to enjoy the economic and safety advantages of air 95% of the time.
SELECTABLE AIR OR WATER DIGGING
Allows crews to take advantage of the economic and safety benefits of air. Effective digging in all soil conditions.
FAST-ACTING INTERCEPTOR CANISTER
Rear-mounted soil collection canister holds and dispenses soil for quick, easy backfilling. Keeps dry and wet spoils separate.
SINGLE ENGINE DESIGN
A powerful, reliable John Deere turbo-diesel engine drives all systems; vacuum, air and water. One engine to operate and maintain. Quality components mean readily available service.
SELF PURGING WASHABLE FILTERS
Powerful reverse flow air automatically cleans the filters. Less required maintenance means more time on the job.
SUPERVISORY CONTROL PANEL
Automatic monitoring of all systems with auto-shut-down allows a 2-man crew to operate the system.
Operate up to 200 feet away from truck for areas difficult to access. Optional Barrel-Top Interceptor keeps the spoils at the digging site.
WET OR DRY OPERATION
No need to worry about having to change filters if wet conditions are encountered.
High efficiency absorption chamber silencer and enclosed power head minimize noise levels helping you to be a good neighbour.
SLURRY VACUUM MODE
Designed to quickly and easily clean up directional boring slurry or to clean out valve boxes, catch basins, underground vaults, etc.
ADDITIONAL BENEFITS OF POTHOLING WITH AIR
Digs faster than water in most soils. Collected spoils remain dry for fast, efficient backfilling. Eliminates mud disposal problems. Safer for utilities and operator. Air won't damage roadbase.
ACRYLIC URETHANE PAINT
High-quality paint combined with bead blasted metal surfaces means fast, easy clean-up and a machine that will look good for years.
|Vacuum||1000 cfm, 15" Hg, 4" hose|
|Air Tools||300 cfm @ 100 psi|