Both hi-vac fixed/semi-flexible drops local exhaust ventilation (LEV) systems offer bodyshop facilities effective dust control solutions. Both fixed or semi-flexible drop hi-vacuum solutions provide a powerful and reliable dust extraction solution which returns captured dust to a centralised filtration unit.
Drops (or points) are modular and can provide power to the working area, which reduces the risk of trip hazards from trailing wires and cables. Numerous points can all connect into a singular hi-vacuum system to effectively and efficiently remove dust at-source from where the tool's being used. This reduces the quantity of contaminants in the workplace and employee's productivity.
Fixed Drop Systems
Auto Extract Systems fixed drops (fixed point drops) for dust extraction are static points attached to a workshop wall, building structure or main steelwork. These are completed with a clamp, vacuum flap and y-fork to suit the dust hoses suitable for the system. These fixed drops are used in conjunction with a centralised dust filtration unit.
Auto Extract Systems semi-flexible drops for dust extraction comprise of 50mm diameter solid steel pipe suspended from high level via a short flexible connection to the mainline ductwork. These are usually completed with a clamp, vacuum flap and y-fork to suit the dust hoses suitable for the system. These semi-flexible drops are used in conjunction with a centralised dust filtration unit.
The Right Bodyshop Dust Extraction Solution for Your Needs
Auto Extract Systems can help specify and design the right LEV system for your business's requirements. We only use the highest quality products and installations come complete with a 12-month installation warranty. Find out more about our LEV Installations service.
To find out more about hi-vac fixed/semi-flexible drops and how we can help you find the right local exhaust ventilation (LEV) system for you and your business, head over to our News section. To arrange a free site assessment, call us on +44 (0)1942 267444 or click the yellow Request My Free Assessment button above.
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We'll call to arrange a convenient time and date to visit your site. We'll analyse your working processes, assess the substances used and the contaminants generated. We'll work out how best to control the dust and fume in a way that's in line with your COSHH risk assessment. Next, we'll design you a comprehensive LEV system that adheres to HSG258 guidance and send this you to via email.
We'll do all this to ensure we fully understand your dust and fume extraction requirements and help you to provide a pollution-free workplace!
This is an amazing service we do for thousands of businesses throughout the UK and Ireland every year. We work with such a wide variety of industries, from manufacturing, industrial, woodworking, pharmaceutical and automotive workshops to schools, colleges and military establishments.
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Auto Extract Systems Ltd is the UK’s leading Local Exhaust Ventilation (LEV) company. Over the last 20 years, we've helped thousands of businesses create dust and fume free workplaces.
As experts in all things LEV, we can help your business become COSHH (Control of Substances Hazardous to Health) Regulation 2002 compliant with a tailored LEV solution. We provide comprehensive design, installation, maintenance and certification services across a range of industry sectors. Find out more about us here.