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CM 3 Skid Steer Vacuum Lifting Attachment | Vacuworx

CM 3 Skid Steer Vacuum Lifting Attachment | Vacuworx

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Vacuworx CM 3 Skid Steer Vacuum Lifting Attachment

Combine the CM 3 Vacuum Lifting Attachment from Vacuworx with your Mini or Compact Excavator, and experience the new wave in material and concrete handling. The technology and innovation featured in Vacuworx attachments offer equipment operators greater lifting capacities, increased efficiency, and greater worker safety across the board. The CM 3 is the largest and most powerful model, with an ability to be outfitted with either a single lifting pad, or dual lifting pads, attach the CM 3 to your Excavator with the included Picking Eye Assembly. Safely secure the unit to your machine, or even to the side of a large excavator bucket, and you're on your way. For lifting heavier materials of greater size, load up the CM 3 with two powerful lifting pads of the same dimensions (two 24" pads or two 30" pads), and move concrete, marble, granite, sidewalks, and much more with ease. The CM 3 comes standard with a wireless remote control system, an offering that streamlines operations and increases visibility and safety while lifting material.

Benefits of Vacuum Lifting with the CM 3 and your Excavator

Combine the CM 3 with your Mini or Compact Excavator and experience the benefits of Vacuum Lifting, a safer and more time effective lifting solution when compared to traditional methods. Utilize the CM 3 with your machine to keep your workers safe, productive and efficient. Vacuum sealing creates a powerful engagement of the load and can lift material without displacing adjacent pieces. Sending your machine and the CM 3 into jobsite areas where people should stay away will greatly increase the safety of your workers and crew, while also providing optimal material lifting operation.

Select Product Options Above

  • Select Pad Beam Option - Single Pad or Dual Pad
  • Dual Pad Option can accommodate both single and dual pad configurations
  • Select Vacuum Pad Size
  • Optional - Select Additional Vacuum Pad
  • Optional - Select Select Wireless Remote Control (includes 2 rechargeable batteries and battery charger)
  • Hoses and Couplers included with purchase
  • Picking Eye Assembly for lifting the attachment with your excavator included with purchase
  • Removable Storage Legs included with purchase

Vacuum Pad Tough Seal

On all Vacuworx units, Tough Seal pad seal is included standard. Tough Seal is designed to withstand tough applications and extreme temperatures. Tough Seal is chemically and mechanically stronger than traditional seals for increased safety. Tough Seal protects materials, eliminating metal contact with the ability to vacuum to dirty or somewhat uneven surfaces. 


  • The CM 3 can handle Single or Dual Pad Assembly
  • Select Dual Pad with (2) Vacuum Pads of the same size to increase weight and material dimension capacity
  • Dual Pad Assembly can adjust from 61" to 85" (outside-to-outside)
  • Rotatable bearing system can adjust to the lateral angle of your lift for more precise pad placement
  • Rugged, all steel construction
  • Lift concrete, granite, marble, metal, steel, iron, and thick plastic materials
  • Perfect for concrete and sidewalk removal
  • Excellent for road, driveway and landscape projects
  • Lift Capacity up to 6,600 Pounds
  • Picking Eye and Removable Storage Legs included with purchase
  • Hoses and Couplers included with purchase
  • Fully supported parts
  • Case Drain is required to operate the CM 3 on your Excavator

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Vacuworx Applications and Industries

  • Oil and Gas
  • Water and Sewer
  • Highway and Heavy Construction
  • Concrete Construction
  • Landscaping
  • Manufacturing
  • Residential Construction and Remodels


  • Case Drain Required
  • Minimum Hydraulic Flow: 10 GPM
  • Maximum Pressure: 3,000 PSI
  • CM 3 Unit Weight: 499 Pounds
  • CM 3 Pad Assembly: Single or Dual Pad
  • CM 3 Dimensions: 71" L / 31.5" H / 40" W
  • 24" x 24" Pad Lift Capacity: 2,700 Pounds
  • 30" x 30" Pad Lift Capacity: 4,320 Pounds
  • 36" x 36" Pad Lift Capacity: 6,220 Pounds
CM 3 Unit Weight:
499 Pounds
CM 3 Pad Assembly:
Single or Dual Pad
CM 3 Dimensions:
71" L / 31.5" H / 40" W
24" x 24" Pad Lift Capacity:
2,700 Pounds
30" x 30" Pad Lift Capacity:
4,320 Pounds
36" x 36" Pad Lift Capacity:
6,220 Pounds
Minimum Hydraulic Flow:
10 GPM
Maximum Pressure:
3,000 PSI

Product Videos

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Skid Steer Solutions, Inc. offers a 1-Year Limited NO-HASSLE Warranty on all attachment products and their accessories purchased from our website, please visit our warranty page for full details. Our warranty on parts and wear parts is dependent upon the manufacturer's warranty. Please visit our warranty page for more information. To learn about our returns policy, please visit our Shipping and Returns page for the full details.

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