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Automated Counterbalance

Oktopus GGA-EF 1000

Automated Counterbalance Lifter

Co-designed by Hird & leading vacuum manufacturer Wirth, this is the next generation counterbalance lift beam. With adjustable overhang up to 1.2m, 1000kg capacity and automatic counterweight adjustment, installing large elements under deep soffits just became a lot easier!

Suitable for use with

GL-RN 400/600/800

GL-RN 400-600-800




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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.