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Oktopus – 1000kg

Performance at a glance

Lifting Capacity 1000 kg
Gross Weight 120 kg


The Oktopus GL-KN-1000 is a compact,lightweight heavy duty vacuum lifter from leading manufacturer Wirth. Now with a remote control vacuum system offering greater flexibility to the operator.

  • Dual, independent vacuum circuits with two vacuum reserve tanks and two non-return valves
  • Vacuum gauge for each circuit
  • Audio-visual low vacuum alert
  • On-board maintenance-free vacuum pump
  • 12v rechargeable battery with integral 110 vor 240v charger and battery energy gauge
  • Extension arms included for lifting larger sized elements


Ideal for use with our Mini spider cranes or Valla mini cranes.

Find out more about vacuum lifter hire rates from Hird, enquire below.


Glass Vacuum Training from Hird

Hird provides a comprehensive Glass Vacuum operator training service, including

  Glass Vacuum Training Course

Training can be delivered at one of the purpose-built Hird training centres, or at your own site, if facilities are suitable.

Most courses can be tailored to suit production requirements and business needs.

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