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February is American Heart Month

February 1, 2016

Poor diet, lack of exercise and other major risk factors for heart disease and stroke are responsible for at least 25 percent of companies’ healthcare costs. Is it any wonder that investing in the health of employees is one of the best... Read more about February is American Heart Month

Take care of your equipment and it will take care of you! #130

January 18, 2016

As easy as it is today, cleaning the floors were as difficult and time consuming years ago. There are in today’s market, equipment that make sweeping and/or scrubbing that surface very quick indeed. Take the Advance Captor as a very good... Read more about Take care of your equipment and it will take care of you! #130

Are you treating your customers like dogs?

December 15, 2015

Having recently been introduced to a shameful statistic, I thought it timely to give you my opinion on this subject. See if you can swallow this dose of reality: When interviewed, travel agents believe they retain 78% of their paying customers.... Read more about Are you treating your customers like dogs?



Large Diameter Vacuum Cups are Ideal for Heavy Lifting

Large vacuum cups from Vi-Cas Manufacturing are available in sizes to 15” in diameter to lift and manipulate large, bulky or cumbersome materials like aircraft fuselage segments, casket lids and components, fabricated assemblies, and more. Round, rectangular or oval cups are available from stock for a variety of lift manufacturers. Sizes and types to fit virtually any type of vacuum equipment used for lifting, manipulating, or “pick and place” applications. Materials are available to suit most any application including food handling, high-temperature materials, anti-static for handling electronic components, non-marking materials for sensitive products, and more.

An extensive online catalog - searchable by cup attributes such as diameter, height, width, and more - can be viewed at www.vi-cas.com. Vi-Cas can quote custom designs from customer-supplied drawings, or reverse engineer from customer-supplied cups.

Vi-Cas has been manufacturing vacuum cups in various shapes, sizes and materials sine 1970. They provide short or long manufacturing runs, with short turnaround times. On demand delivery is also available. In addition to large vacuum cups, Vi-Cas offers micro-cups and bellows, soap cups, grabbers, suction cups, tightening discs, and grippers, as well as accessories including level compensators, swivel joints, vacuum valves and fittings and adaptors to suit any application. For more information contact Rob Wagner of Vi-Cas Manufacturing at 513/791-7741, 8407 Monroe Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45236 or visit them at www.vi-cas.com.

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