A vacuum tube lifter that can be customized with special quick-connect vacuum pad attachments for handling odd-shaped and fragile items such as porcelain toilets is available from ANVER Corp. of Hudson, Massachusetts.
The ANVER VT-Series Tube Lifter is made of stainless steel with up/down controls in the handle, is offered with an electric- or compressed air powered pump, and provides a 100% duty cycle. Featuring a quick-connect capability, this versatile tube lifter can be supplied with custom vacuum pad attachment heads for handling special materials such as porcelain.
Designed to be non-marring and protect finished products made of ceramics, plastics, and composites, the custom vacuum pad attachments can incorporate rubber locator pins and place suction cups in any orientation. The ANVER VT-Series Tube Lifter lets one person easily handle toilets and fixtures.