CM Series

THE CM 3 COMPACT MODULAR VACUUM LIFTING SYSTEM takes skid steer attachments to a new level! Easily adaptable to multiple applications and host machines, the CM 3 features rugged all-steel construction to handle materials up to 6,600 lb (3 tonne). The first vacuum lifting solution of its kind, the patent pending CM 3 is adaptable to a wide variety of material handling needs, allowing larger skid steers and track loaders to lift concrete slabs, steel plates and pipe with ease.

CM Series
  • Hydraulically driven vacuum pump operates using the auxiliary hydraulics from the host machine (minimum 10 GPM required with maximum 3,000 psi)
  • Weighs the same as a standard bucket so there is no change in lift capacity of the host machine
  • Includes quick-connect hydraulic hoses and factory pre-set flow control valve to ensure optimal performance on any host machine
  • Can accommodate single or double pad configurations to lift a variety of material weights and sizes
  • Adjustable spreader bar for double pads extends from 61” to 85” (outside to outside of seal channel)
  • Rotatable bearing system to adjust the lateral angle for precise pad placement (optional)
  • Mounting plates designed to attach quickly and easily to most skid and track steer models
  • Also compatible with small excavators and cranes using clevis hook connection
  • Removable legs for storage

CM 3

6,600 lb (3 tonne) lift capacity

499 lb (226 kg)

L 71” (1,803 mm) x H 31.5” (800 mm) x W 40” (1,016 mm)


Parts & Accessories

PT3000-700A Tough Seal™, 10 ft (3 m)
PTSS2-KIT Filter Kit
PT8300-200A Side Attachment Mounting Assembly
PT8300-300A Top Attachment Mounting Assembly
CM3-U-JOINT Rotating U-Joint (works with PT8300-300A)
PT8301-100A Spreader Beam for Dual Pad Assembly
CM3-CRADLE Replacement Storage Legs

Flat and pipe pads sold separately