Shadow Vac Back Pack Vacuum

Shadow Vac Back Pack Vacuum
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Shadow Vac

The mainstay of the cleaning industry, the Shadow Vac has been in production for over 17+ years and is still regarded as the back pack of choice for professional cleaners.  Its ruggedness and durability is its keystone trademarks without compromising of performance.

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A trusted and proven performer!

It comes with commercial quality tools including chrome plated steel wands for longer wear. 1.2 metres commercial quality vacuum hose with a comfortable hand piece.

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Top fill dust bag: Maximum capacity is 4.0 litres. Fitted with secondary filter and exhaust filter.  

Lightweight: comfortable frame - safe weight distribution. Snap-adjust buckles for correct fit.


  • Powerful& efficient high airflow 2 stage, 1000 watt by-pass motor.

  • Manufactured from light weight yet robust ABS plastic, with integral molded cord restrainer and tool holder.
  • Ergonomically designed light weight frame, and adjustable straps for even greater operator comfort.
  • Triple filtration to ensure quality cleaning.
  • 18m 10amp disconnectable electrical power cord.
  • Improved serviceability.
  • Commercial grade tools.

Technical data

Shadow Vac at glance

Product Specifications

Vacuum Motor Power 1000 watts
Water Lift 2000 mm
Airflow 32 lt/sec
Filtration 3 stage
Filter Bag 450 g/m² Polyester Needle-felt
99% efficiency @1 micron
Bag Cap 4.0 lt
Secondary Filter "U" media EU5
Exhaust Filter Media 13mm foam 24 pores/cm
Weight 4.8 kg not including cord and wand
Noise 78 dBA ave @ operator ear level
Electrical Class II double insulated
Cord 18mt, 10amp, 3 core extension with moulded plug and socket
Floor Tools 300mm wide EzyGlide  hard floor tool and carpet
Vacuum Hose 32mm dia. x 1.2m long
Warranty 12 months (not including consumable parts)

Hako’s a world leader in manufacturing eco-friendly cleaning machines

For years, it has been a must for us to manufacture in an environmentally friendly manner. Consumption of materials and energy are the most important issues we consider when improving our environmental impact. Hako uses environmental audits; the formulation of binding environmental guidelines; and environmental management to create the conditions for continuous optimization.

Hako’s Integrated Environmental Cleaning (IEC) System, comprises of Hako Anti-bacterial tanks (certified to ISO22196) increasing hygiene and safety standards, daytime cleaning technology reducing evening energy consumption, certified and patented aqua control brushes delivering up to 50% water and chemical reduction and Hako’s Aquaforce chemical free cleaning system.