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The AIR-EX, the utility professionals safe excavating tool of choice.

The AIR-EX is the industry leading tool for ground decompaction and clearance of spoil from underground assets. With air speeds of up to 1500 mph/ 2414 kph with pressures up to and exceeding 100psi it enables safe, effective, stress free excavation around buried fibre optics, gas, water or electric. 

Our Vulcanex Nozzles, with non-sparking tips, concentrate the air flow in to a high velocity stream jet that penetrates the soil and dislodges the soil in milliseconds without damage to buried objects.  


 

Technical Specifications 

 

Type A

Type B

Type C

Length of Body

610 mm

1000 mm

1000mm

Weight
(Handle & Body)

1.75 kg

2 kg

2 kg

Compressor (cfm) *

40  - 180 CFM

40  - 180 CFM

40  - 180 CFM

Pressure (psi / bar)

72 – 174 Psi    or   5  – 12 bar

dB level
(Close proximity to compressor)

93 dB

93 dB

93 dB

HAVS

0 (Zero)

0 (Zero)

0 (Zero)

Effective ‘cut’

100mm

100mm

100mm

BS 3054:1959
(Fireman’s Axe)

Complies

Complies

Complies

BS EN 61235:1995
(Live working – Insulating hollow tubes for electrical working)

Tested

Tested

Tested

Tested to:

75 kV

75 kV

75 kV

Claw type Quick Connector**

¾” Claw

¾” Claw

¾” Claw

* Please refer to Nozzle table to specify correct nozzle for your compressor type

** Other regional variants are available on request

AIR Compressor (cfm)

Nozzle Bore (mm)

Up to 80

7

80 – 110

8

Over 110

10

These are guides and may vary depending on the application 

 

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