Vacuum Cleaners

Vacuum Cleaners

(1910 - 1945) Sturtevant produced a wide variety of residential, commercial and industrial vacuum cleaners. The product line ended with the Westinghouse acqusition. The photo above shows a stationary vacuum cleaning system built by Sturtevant Engineering(UK). The stationary type cleaner was adaptable to large manufacturing plants, power houses(for handling coal dust), saw mills and any plant handling materials that created dangerous, heavy or valuable(precious metals) dusts.


Sturtevant's first residential vacuum developed in 1910
Type #0
Designed for use in larger homes
Type #2
Designed for use in hotels, churches,etc. Uses 2 fans
Type #4
Originally built for telephone exchanges, it used 4 fans for suction.
Type #5
Stationary type found in building basements.
Vertical Stationary
Stationary type found in building basements.
Horizontal Stationary
Successor to the Type #0
Model 15
Portable industrial vacuum
Vortex Senior
Designed for severe cleaning environments
Truck Type
Type 0
Type 2
Type 4
type 5
Stationary
Stationary
Model 15
Vortex
Truck Type