Clad Boy CB4 | Panel Vacuum Suction Lifter - 4 Cladding Services

Clad Boy CB4

Vacuum Lifters

Clad Boy CB4 Single Circuit Vacuum Lifter

Make light work of sandwich panel installations with the Clad Boy CB4. This powerful vacuum lifter can support 25m long roof panels and 14m long wall panels and offer a selection of advanced features. 

About VIAVAC and The Clad Boy CB4

The CB4 is the cornerstone of VIAVAC’s Clad Boy range. Here at 4 Cladding Services, we have the following Clad Boy vacuum lifters available to hire or purchase:

Vacuum Lifter From World-Renowned Manufacturer

 VIAVAC are the industry-renowned manufacturer behind the Clad Boy panel lifter range, as well as:

The CB4, as with all VIAVAC vacuum lifters, has earned a fantastic reputation across the world and is currently used in more than 35 countries. 

At 4 Cladding Services, we are proud to be the sole UK distributor for VIAVAC providing amazing products such as the CB4 and first-rate training, maintenance and support. 

Clad Boy CB4 Features and Specifications

The CB4 is ideal for both wall and roof panel installations and offers the following specs;

The Clad Boy CB4 also provides impressive features which allow for flat or inclined installations, including:

  • 90° tilt

In addition to wall and roof panels, the CB4 can also be used for installing:

  • Sandwich panels with integrated solar energy systems
  • Steel roofing sheets
  • Heavy rock wool wall panels

We have a selection of sale and hire options available for the CB4. Purchasing the CB4 outright is a great option and a worthwhile investment if it will see a lot of use. It’s a widely versatile vacuum lifter with many uses which can be utilised across projects. However, if you only require the CB4 for a limited number of projects, get in touch and ask about our rental options. We’ll discuss your needs and find the best solution for your project requirements. 

Our services don’t end with the sale. To help you get the most from the CB4 and to ensure your safety on site, we provide free CB4 vacuum lifter training. We will show you how to safely and effectively operate the Clad Boy CB4 for your specific profile requirements to help you maximise productivity on your next project. 

The Clad Boy CB4 is a versatile vacuum lifter with many great uses and features. But you can get even more from them with additional accessories and suction pads. The CB4 can also work with corrugated profiles, roof tiles, and more with specially designed suction pads. Speak with us to learn more about enhancing your CB4 with specialist extras and accessories. 

We also deliver continued support to keep your CB4 working optimally. We offer ongoing support, servicing, and maintenance, which are all covered by a 12-month warranty. We keep your vacuum lifters in peak condition so you can be confident it’s producing the maximum output and meets all necessary LOLER regulation requirements. 

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        Clad Boy CB4 FAQs

        The CB4 supports a range of panel types and works with many popular products and leading brands, such as Kingspan composite panels. The CB4 can lift roof and wall panels. It works with sandwich panels, including curved panels and solar panels. You can expand the capabilities to include corrugated panels and more with specialist suction pad sets.

        Yes, the CB4 is compliant with all relevant European and UK regulations. It also meets worldwide regulations and legislation and is fully CE marked. We can help you maintain LOLER compliance through ongoing servicing and maintenance of your Clad Boy CB4. 

        We have developed a series of free online vacuum lifter training, which will teach you how to safely and optimally use your CB4 lifter. We also have a 20,000ft² warehouse and workshop building where we deliver additional in-person training addressing your particular challenges and offering vacuum lift demonstrations.

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