On The Wash Front

Vacuum Systems – January 2019

01/01/19

AutoVac

Lake Tahoe, Nevada

For more than 25 years, AutoVac has served the vacuum needs of the car care industry through its widely recognized, dependable central vacuum systems. AutoVac is known for its innovation and world-class research and development capabilities.

What’s New/Best Seller • Metered Central Self-Serve Vacuums.

Advantages/Features • Metered central vacuum systems let car wash owners decide how long customers vacuum free of charge. Each customer enjoys powerful vacuum suction for a set period of time, then AutoVac’s metering device automatically cuts off suction to that specific lane. This reduces wait times and cuts energy costs. “Free vacuums” no longer have to be “free unlimited” vacuums. 

Delivery/Installation • Systems are available worldwide through AutoVac’s distributor and installation network.

Customer/Operator Support • A team of technical support experts can immediately answer any installation or operating questions.

Pricing • Available upon request.

Contact • AVI Car Care LLC, 
297 Kingsbury Grade, Suite 1019, 
Lake Tahoe, NV 89449. 
Toll free: (888) 628-8682. 
E-mail: info@autovacinc.com. 
Website: www.avicarcare.com.

 

 


Coleman Hanna Carwash Systems

Houston, Texas

Coleman Hanna Carwash Systems, with over 50 years of experience and installations in over 75 countries, offers a complete catalog of innovative car wash equipment including tunnels, automatics, self serve, and support equipment.

What’s New/Best Seller • Central Vacuum System.

Advantages/Features • Easily provide multiple vacuum stations with one central system. The system provides ease of use with only one central location to service. The improved producer has larger bearings available in 15-, 20-, and 25-hp. An optional vacuum gauge can be mounted on the collector to monitor the performance of the system. Units feature long-lasting stainless steel vacuum arches with optional cloth shade.

Customer/Operator Support • Worldwide distribution network.

Contact • Coleman Hanna Carwash Systems, 
5842 W. 34th Street, 
Houston, TX, 77092. 
(713) 683-9878. 
Toll free: (800) 999- 9878. 
Website: www.colemanhanna.com.

 

 


Carolina Pride Carwash Systems & Solutions

Timberlake, North Carolina

Carolina Pride Carwash Systems and Solutions has been providing car wash operators throughout North America with industrial grade wash systems for more than 52 years. Carolina Pride offers many services, including car wash payment and management systems, Turbo Dry, Performa, Express, and the newest OPTIMAX Series of self-service wash equipment. In addition, the company offers its Tunnel Solutions line of equipment, which includes the popular Solution Control Center and Motor Control Centers, spot-free rinse systems, vacuum stanchions, and an online car wash academy.

What’s New/Best Seller • Crescent Vacuum Stanchions.

Advantages/Features • The industrial grade Crescent Vacuum Stanchions are a great way to draw in customers with high visibility, while marketing the wash as a full-featured, self-serve facility. The stanchions come with a standard single or dual vac drop, 1-1/2” x 15’ flexible hose, and are powder coated in the choice of colors (yellow, green, red, blue, black, or gray). Optional features include: overhead vacuum piping, vacuum debris separator, vacuum claw holder, crevice tool, LED light bar, refuse container, push button start, floor mat holder, bottle holder, and custom graphic panel insert.

Contact • Carolina Pride Carwash Systems and Solutions,
225 Crown Blvd.,
Timberlake, NC 27583. 
Toll free: (800) 421-5119. 
E-mail: sales@cpcarwash.com.
Website: www.cpcarwash.com.

 

 


Industrial Vacuum Systems

Grand Rapids, Michigan

Industrial Vacuum Systems is a leading manufacturer of vacuum cleaners with high quality, performance, and reliability. IVS offers a full line of coin-operated and free-use vacuums. IVS also manufactures fragrance vacuums, shampoo vacuums, air machines, vending machines, vacuum islands, and canopies.

What’s New/Best Seller • Free Use Vacuums. Pole or Wall Mounted.

Advantages/Features • Industrial Vacuum Systems’ free use vacuums are a great alternative to a large costly multi-drop central system. The system utilizes two or three motors with a low 24-volt, push-to-start timer or an on/off switch. Units feature an easy-to-clean filter system along with a large debris area for easy cleaning. The bottom line is efficiency, longevity, and performance, which creates loyal customers and ROI.

Contact • Industrial Vacuum Systems, 
3611 3 Mile Rd NW, 
Grand Rapids, MI 49534. 
Toll free: (800) 968-8227. 
E-mail: ppearson@ginsan.com.  
Website www.ivs-vacuum.com.

 

 


Sonny’s The CarWash Factory

Tamarac, Florida

Sonny’s is the world’s largest manufacturer of conveyorized car wash equipment, now offering OneWash, a complete car wash management suite to promote the growth of car wash businesses by providing consulting, college, equipment, vacuums, controls, marketing, chemistry, and parts.

What’s New/Best Seller • New Double Drop Vacuum Boom.

Advantages/Features • Sonny’s Double Drop Vacuum Boom accommodates dual drop systems for increased volume. Customers have easy access to the vacuum stations from both sides of the vehicle, and are sheltered from harsh elements. The vacuum boom offers a range of optional accessories. Canopies, mat racks, trash receptacles, air drop kits, and separators can all be added to the booms to customize the site and the customer’s experience in the vacuum area.

Contact • Sonny’s The CarWash Factory,
5605 Hiatus Road,
Tamarac, FL 33321.
(954) 720-4100.
Toll Free: (800) 327-8723.
Website: www.SonnysDirect.com.

 

 


J.E. Adams Industries Ltd.

Cedar Rapids, Iowa

J.E. Adams has been a leading manufacturer of vacuums, parts, and accessories in the self-serve car washing, pressure washing, and mist cooling industries for more than 40 years.

What’s New/Best Seller • Stainless Steel Stanchions for the Mounted Vac System/Central Vac System.

Advantages/Features • Central vacuum stanchions make a statement and draw customers to a wash. J.E. Adams offers these stanchions in stainless steel for its three models of central vacuum stanchions: single arch, dual arch, and no arch. Systems are available with swivel and fixed-arch booms. Commercial no-pay vacuums and pay vacuums are available with stainless steel or lighted domes. Operators can draw extra attention by adding the available LED light strips to the arches. Systems come complete with matching canopies to provide a shaded area for customers to clean out their cars. Trash cans and mat racks are included with the stanchions and are made of stainless steel. The stanchions are available in red, blue, yellow, and green powder coat. The stainless steel arch includes a quick disconnect coupler allowing the removal of hoses at the end of the day to prevent theft. Each unit includes a hanger that mounts to the pole for easy access and storage of the claw tool.

Contact • J.E. Adams Industries Ltd., 
1025 63rd Avenue S.W., 
Cedar Rapids, IA 52404.
Toll free: (800) 553-8861. 
E-mail: sales@jeadams.com. 
Website: www.jeadams.com. 

 

 


Mr. Nozzle

Riverside, California

For more than 20 years Mr. Nozzle has been a leading manufacturer and distributor of vacuum nozzles, crevice tools, vacuum hoses, wet/dry vacuums, vacuum hose ends, and many other vacuum attachments.

What’s New/Best Seller • Vacuum Nozzle.

Advantages/Features • Mr. Nozzle’s latest vacuum nozzle combines the functions of both a crevice tool and a claw nozzle. The tool allows the user to vacuum more thoroughly by combining functions. Its wide opening enables strong suction and efficiency for large areas, while also maintaining a narrow shape for hard to reach places. The U.S. made nozzles are available in 1.5” and 2” wide versions and six color choices. Mr. Nozzle has a large inventory and in-house manufacturing facility that is able to customize products to meet individual operator needs.

Contact • Mr. Nozzle, 
11710 Sterling Ave., 
Riverside, CA 92503. 
Toll free: (800) 537-7625. 
Fax: (951) 273-7534. 
E-mail: sales@mrnozzleinc.com. 
Website: www.mrnozzleinc.com.

 

 


Eurovac

North York, Ontario

Eurovac is an industry leader in centralized vacuuming and automotive detailing. For more than 30 years Eurovac has built systems that work all day.

What’s New/Best Seller • Centralized Vacuum.

Advantages/Features • Whether the site has four arches or 40, Eurovac has a system that can meet demand. Eurovac offers a variety of arches and workstations to best suit the facility’s needs and budget. In addition to the arches, Eurovac offers an array of lighting and tool options to give the site a complete and finished system. Systems are available with producers ranging from 5 to 150 hp.

Customer/Operator Support • Eurovac works on a national distribution network. In addition to its distribution network, it employs a team of in-house installers. Eurovac also has support available by phone for any technical questions.

Contact • Eurovac, 
44 Milvan Dr., 
North York, ON, 
Canada M9L 1Z3. 
Toll free: (800) 265-3878. 
E-mail: info@eurovac.com. 
Website: www.eurovac.com.

 

 


Vacutech LLC

Sheridan, Wyoming 

Vacutech designs, engineers, and manufactures each system to a wash’s specific needs to create vacuum plazas that deliver eye-catching aesthetics while working perfectly for a specific site. The company brings science and more than 120 years of combined expertise and experience to each project and offers creative solutions for every challenge and desire.

What’s New/Best Seller • Central Vacuum Systems.

Advantages/Features • Custom engineering of powerful central vacuum producers means customers don’t experience a drop in performance even when all vacuum stalls are in use. The company provides complete systems — from powerful vacuum producers to filter separators to attractive arch styles with custom colors and lighting that complement a wash’s overall look to create memorable curb appeal. Vacutech’s systems also include accessories customers love, such as mat racks, tool holders, waste receptacles, and sun awnings. The company’s core principles are uncompromising quality, system performance, and customer service and support. Vacutech backs each system with customer service from first call to install and beyond.

Contact • Vacutech LLC, 
1350 Hi Tech Drive, 
Sheridan, WY 82801. 
Toll free: (800) 917-9444. 
E-mail: info@vacutechllc.com. 
Website: www.vacutechllc.com.

 

 


Doyle Vacuum Systems LLC

Kentwood, Michigan

Doyle Vacuum Systems is dedicated to producing the highest quality, best performing, and most reliable equipment available on the market. Doyle manufactures and distributes a full line of vacuum equipment — including coin-operated and free-use vacuums, fragrance machines, shampoo machines, air machines, warm-air blower/dryer machines, and commercial grade portable wet/dry vacuums. The company also offers custom design and fabrication services.

What’s New/Best Seller • Stand-Alone Vacuum Arch System.

Advantages/Features • The Doyle Stand-Alone Vacuum Arch System can be set-up with either a single- or dual-arch tube. The arch assembly is fabricated from 100 percent stainless steel, and includes a tool holder for each hose (accommodates either a standard upholstery tool or a crevice tool), and trash receptacle sized to accept a standard tall kitchen trash bag. The arch assembly is designed for the direct mounting of the Doyle Wall-Mount PowerVac, which provides outstanding vacuum performance in a compact package (available in custom colors by request). The vacuums can be set-up with either an on/off toggle switch, a push-button switch with a timer, or coin/bill/CC operation. The system offers the clean look of a vacuum arch, without the need to incur the costly installation of a large central vacuum unit and all the associated piping — all that is needed is a power line.

Contact • Doyle Vacuum Systems LLC, 
4315 Airwest Dr. SE, 
Kentwood, MI 49315. 
(616) 554-9555. 
Fax: (616) 554-9898. 
E-mail: sales@doylevacuum.com. 
Website:  www.doylevacuum.com.

 

 


Clean World Distribution Inc.

Valencia, California

Clean World Distribution (C.W.D) is dedicated to bringing the most innovative technology and design to the car care industry. The company specializes in full- and self-serve automated mat cleaners and hi-tech 360-degree swivel boom vacuum systems.

What’s New/Best Seller • Elephant-Vac System.

Advantages/Features • The Elephant-Vac system features a clean and attractive slim design with a unique 360-degree swivel boom system. The boom system offers full-range cleaning of the entire car without dragging the hose on the ground and simple maneuvering and ease of cleaning around and inside the vehicle. The Elephant-Vac is equipped with two heavy-duty, high-speed motors for efficiency and reliability; two large filters for high capacity use; and a trash drawer for easy maintenance. The vacuum is ideal for both full- and self-serve car wash operations, and can be installed for use by two vehicles. It is available with a bill/coin acceptor and stainless steel construction.

Price • Available upon request.

Contact • Clean World Distribution Inc., 
25030 Avenue Stanford, 
Valencia, CA 91355. 
(213) 480-8899. 
Toll free: (866) 644-5177. 
Fax: (213) 291-7696. 
Website: www.cleanwd.com.



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