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Kerstar KAV W/D ATEX Cat 2 Compressed Air Powered Wet & Dry Vac Range (KAV W/D 18-45)

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Product Overview

This is a high quality portable range of industrial vacuum cleaners manufactured from a UK base by Kerstar. THe Kerstar Air Vac (KAV) range is available in dry pick up only versions or wet & dry versions that can be converted to pick up dry dust and debris or non-flammable liquids.


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Technical Specifications

All models are suitable for gas zone 1 & dust zone 21
Supplied on a stainless steel caddy with braked castors and conductive wheels where applicable
All models are fully earth bonded and have an anti-static (conductive) vacuum and air supply hose
Every vacuum cleaner is individually tested and provided with its own test certificate for earth path continuity
All units are supplied with a complete conductive accessory kit
All models are supplied with a certificate of earth path continuity

A 5 metre conductive air supply hose, a 38mm conductive hose and toolkit All models are also supplied with 5 disposable microfibre bags Note: It is the end user’s responsibility to ensure and maintain a good earth bond at the compressed air connection point All Kerstar Airvacs ATEX approved as category 2 CE II 2 GD c II C 50°C (T6) Tested by independent test house – Test certificate available   This item covers the Wet and Dry range (that does not contain the KAV 15 model) and includes the 38mm WD1 AS Wet and Dry Anti-Static Toolkit.  The toolkit includes (the image given is numbered as below): 38mm x 3m Anti Static Hose Assembly 38mm Stainless Steel Bent Hose End 38mm Stainless Steel Wand 38 x 300mm Anti Static Dry Floor Tool 38mm Crevice Tool Anti Static Plastic WF 38/51 x 100mm Anti-Static Dusting Brush 38 x 70mm Anti Static Dusting Brush 38 x 300mm Anti-Static Wet Floor Tool Please select the model that you need carefully based upon the specification given below.

Also please note that we cannot advise you on the ATEX zone you are operating within as this requires local setting knowledge – please confirm the Health and Safety requirement before buying.  We can discuss the machines for a given ATEX zone but confirmation of the specific environmental needs must come from you.

Please contact us if you have any questions on this.



1st Stage Disposable Microfibre Bag
2nd Stage Anti-Static (Conductive) Cloth Filter

Wet & Dry Models are supplied with a Conductive ball type float shut-off assembly


KAV 18, 30 & 45 – 2x75mm

Conductive heavy Duty Castors & 2x200mm Conductive wheels on a Heavy Duty Tubular stainless Steel Caddy

Canister detachable from Caddy  Dimensions (mm):

Height x Width x Depth
KAV 18 – 895 x 410 x 420
KAV 20 – 525 x 440 x 440
KAV 30 – 895 x 460 x 500
KAV 45 – 895 x 460 x 500

Cleaning range from Air Point 16 Metres/52 Feet  Weight (kg)

KAV 18 – 11.5
KAV 20 – 9.00
KAV 30 – 14.5
KAV 45 – 15.9

Warranty  Machine – 1 year

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