Flat Lifters by Wood's Powr-Grip® for Automotive Applications
Powr-Grip Flat Lifters are available in a wide variety of styles and capacities for handling horizontally oriented materials, including sheet and plate metals, sun roofs, moon roofs and auto body panels. These WPG vacuum lifters commonly feature adjustable pad frames, in order to handle irregularly shaped components or to avoid holes and surface obstructions. Standard vacuum pads attach quickly and easily, while also resisting abrasion from rough or contaminated surfaces.
FL1HV11DC WPG Flat Lifter 300
This Powr-Grip vacuum lifter features a single vacuum pad, for quick attachment and release on metal, glass and other nonporous materials. Commonly used to handle auto and truck body panels, the FL1HV11DC Flat Lifter enables ergonomic handling of heavy loads by a single person. Cord-free DC power makes this WPG vacuum lifter ideal for use in multiple shop locations. 300 lbs [135 kg] capacity. Also available in manual tilt model.
WPG FLEX Series Flat Lifters
These flexible Powr-Grip vacuum lifters can be configured for a wide variety of automotive applications. Standard pad frames feature movable vacuum pads on a single beam and available sliding cross arms, to accommodate different auto glass or metal dimensions. Available with a choice of AC, DC or compressed air power. Capacities from 600 lbs [270 kg] to 1500 lbs [680 kg].
FLEX2HV11, FLEX3HV11, FLEX4HV11 & FLEX5HV11
WPG vacuum lifters with 2, 3, 4 or 5 movable vacuum pads mounted in line, with a choice of beam lengths. Capacities from 600 lbs [270 kg] to 1500 lbs [680 kg]
FL4HV11AC WPG Folding Arm Flat Lifter
This Powr-Grip flat lifter combines the capacity of a relatively large vacuum lifter with speed and maneuverability of a small one: With the pad arms lowered and vacuum pads activated, the FL4HV11AC Flat Lifter can lift sheet metal weighing up to 1000 lbs [455 kg] and measuring more than 60" [1524 mm] in length. When handling smaller auto glass or body panels, outer vacuum pads can be turned off and arms raised, to give faster attachment times and greater agility.
FL12HV11AC WPG Flat Lifter 3000
This Powr-Grip vacuum lifter features an astounding 3000 lbs [1360 kg] capacity, making it the highest capacity WPG flat lifter for handling sheet and plate metals. Movable vacuum pads and optional pad shutoffs enable the FL12HV11AC Flat Lifter to handle a wide variety of metal sizes and shapes. It comes standard with an AC vacuum pump. Also available with compressed air or DC power system, as well as other capacities.
Custom Designed WPG Vacuum Lifters for Automotive Applications
Custom Powr-Grip vacuum lifters come in a variety of sizes, shapes, capacities and configurations. If you are having difficulty finding a vacuum lifter to fit your automotive application, give us a call. Wood's Powr-Grip can design a custom lifter to suit your needs. Available with AC, DC or compressed air power systems, and load capacities as needed.