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Micro-trenching made easy with vacuum excavators

LP Low Profile Series Hydro Excavator

Micro-trenching is an installation method in which a narrow and relatively shallow trench is cut, usually on an asphalt roadway. Micro-trenching is one of the installation methods being utilized by contractors to bring fiber networks to consumers. Trench dimensions can […]

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Florida born and raised Vacuum Excavators

Founder Don Buckner, a multi-generation Floridian, started Vac-Tron Equipment over 20 years ago in the rural areas of Lake and Sumter Counties. “I remember when Mr. Buckner showed one of the first demonstrations to my dad at an open field in Leesburg, […]

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  CV (Competitive Vac) Series Vac-Tron Equipment is excited to introduce a whole new line to their vacuum excavation equipment. It’s the new CV (Competitive Vac) Series. This series offers the performance you have come to expect from Vac-Tron Equipment […]

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PTO Vac Truck with Jetter System (Video)

Vac-Tron Equipment is on a roll. Only one year after releasing their very first HTV (Hydro Truck Vac) PTO, they are now introducing their NEW JTV (Jetter Truck Vac) PTO series. The JTV 873 PTO is a new series of […]

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Hydro Excavator Low Profile Series Demonstration (Video)

LP Series Hydro Excavator Use Utility Locator

“Vac-Tron’s Low profile series has quickly become a much needed hydro excavator on jobsites around the country.  The LP series is Vac-Tron’s number one acquired hydro excavator by companies and municipalities and will be the most used piece of equipment in your […]

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Municipalities empowered by Vacuum Excavators

The City of Temecula, Calif. use Vacuum Excavation to clean out catch basins

Cities are digging safer and more efficiently by arming departments with vacuum excavators.  In the rarest of cases, fire departments are using vacuum excavators for trench collapse rescues.  The more common use though is the need for potholing, sewer jetting, storm […]

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Vacuum Excavators made in USA for over 20 years

When you think of Made in the USA you think of high-quality manufacturing.  Vac-Tron Equipment has been a leading pioneer with vacuum excavators for 20 years in North America when it was started by Don Buckner, as a division of American Manufacturing. The main focus […]

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373 PTO Vac Excavation Truck

Air Excavation is the process of using compressed air to disturb the soil so that it may be lifted with the vacuum. This process is used to safely uncover underground utilities as well as open up trenches allowing the dry […]

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Beverly Shores “Field of Dreams”

“At Vac-Tron, it is important to us that we give back to the local community and more importantly help support our future generations”, says Vac-Tron Equipment President, Tim Fischer NEWS RELEASE Contact: Stephanie Payne (352) 787-3441 LassiterWare Cares and […]

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Preventing the dangers of excavation (video)

A gas line strike with traditional excavation is one of the worst disasters a project can incur and happens too often. Vacuum excavation is a much safer alternative when digging around gas lines. The cost of damaging utilities can range […]

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Arctic Unit – Vacuum Excavator

Vac-Tron Equipment, the industry innovation leader in industrial vacuums, would like to introduce the Mini Combo Series with ARCTIC package. The Vac-Tron MC Series is one of the most versatile sewer jetter machines on the market today. Combining high CFM vacuum […]

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