Goodway Technologies Introduces Powerful, New Explosion Proof Vacuum with HEPA Filtration


Stamford, Conn., January 25, 2016 – Goodway Technologies is solidifying its position as a leading provider of explosion-proof vacuums with the launch of the new VAC-EX-120-5-SS, a powerful and compact option. The 120V, CSA-certified dry pickup vacuum is small, versatile and is specially designed for picking up explosive powders, like flour, sugar, spent shell casings, or black powder residue.

Cleaning up dangerous dust and powders doesn’t always need to involve heavy, bulky equipment. The VAC-EX-120-5-SS packs a big punch in a small and portable roll-around package. The impressive features continue with a 5-gallon capacity, easy-to-clean stainless steel tank and four swivel wheels, to easily maneuver throughout the space while cleaning. It is certified for use in hazardous locations (Class II, Division 2, Groups F and G) and designed for recovery of flammable and toxic powders.

Features include:

  • Electric 120V, 60Hz, 1.6HP
  • Certified explosion proof/dust ignition proof
  • HEPA filter included with an efficiency of 99.995% at 0.3 micron
  • 5-gallon capacity
  • Stainless steel tank
  • Designed for the recovery of fine powders
  • Complete static dissipating accessory kit

VAC-EX-120-5-SS specifications:

  • Power Requirements: 11 Amps, 120 V, 60 Hz AC
  • Static Water Lift: 105"
  • Air Displacement: 105 CFM
  • Dimensions: 39"(h) x 19.5" (w) x 19.5" (d)
  • Weight: 54 lbs
  • Dry Capacity: 5 gallons

For more information on Goodway’s complete line of HVAC and facility maintenance equipment, visit, or call 1-800-333-7467.

About Goodway Technologies
Founded in 1966, Goodway Technologies is celebrating 50 years of delivering better maintenance solutions in 2016. Goodway Technologies provides innovative maintenance solutions for a wide variety of industries, including commercial and residential HVAC, food and beverage processing, power generation and manufacturing. Over the decades, Goodway has worked with our customers to create   better solutions for chiller and boiler tube cleaning, cooling tower maintenance, cleaning evaporator and condenser coils and practically everything else, for the care and maintenance of HVAC systems. Further information is available at