Never in firefighter history has one battery fan worked together with your department’s other DeWalt® battery-operated tools. Introducing the all-new Super Vac 18”
variable-speed battery fan, which works with dual DeWalt FLEXVOLT® batteries, making this rugged yet compact fan the most swappable PPV interface on the market.
V18-BD-SP Variable-Speed Battery Fan
1 Compact, Roll-Cage Frame: Features a tough yet
lightweight aluminum frame to protect key components
while providing a compact, lightweight design
2 Fold-Down Ergonomic Handle: Folds into the frame
for compact storage; features full-width handle for easy
grip with heavy-duty gloves
3 Flat-Proof Rubber Tires: Highly maneuverable, and
all without lifting the fan; easy to deploy by the smallest
4 180-Degree Tilt: Provides the largest tilt range among
battery fans, allowing airflow to be directed virtually anywhere
5 DeWalt FLEXVOLT Lithium Ion Batteries: Batteries
provide up to 40 minutes of max airflow, depending on
battery selection; 120-240V AC operation is standard
(with optional delete).
6 Polymer Blade: Minimizes weight; Super Vac’s single-piece
cast aluminum blade is available by request
7 Precision-Spun Steel Shroud with StreamShaper
Guard: Shroud provides durability with max airflow,
while the StreamShaper guard allows for flexible setback;
Air Cone Guard available by request.
POSITIVE PRESSURE VENTILATOR
A Super Vac, part number V18-BD-SP, 18" battery operated positive pressure
ventilator shall be supplied. The unit shall be designed with a lightweight roll-cage
frame and include flat-proof rubber tires and an ergonomic handle that folds into
the frame for easy positioning, rapid deployment and compact storage.
The entire frame of the unit shall be constructed of aluminum that shall surround
the shroud and a six-blade 18" airfoil propeller in a roll-cage design, which shall
enhance lifting and user safety. The blade shall be constructed of polymer and
driven by an battery-powered motor with a direct drive connection. Any ventilators
utilizing belts, pulley, gears or additional shafts shall not be acceptable.
The unit shall be compatible with a dual DeWalt® FLEXVOLT® lithium-ion battery
system (9.0Ah or 12.0Ah batteries) that is commercially available for low cost
and ease of replacement. Blowers using proprietary battery systems shall not be
acceptable due to higher cost and limited supply. A dual 12Ah battery system shall
enable the ventilator to operate for up to 40 minutes on a single charge delivering
a maximum amount of airflow; the 9Ah battery system shall operate for up to 35
The shroud and the safety grill shall be designed as to provide maximum air
velocity. The positive pressure ventilator shall have 180-degree tilt capability.
The front and rear safety guards shall be designed to OSHA and U.L. Standards
to prevent accidental contact with the blade. The unit must be licensed by AMCA
for air movement and listed under PPV at amca.org. The air movement shall meet
10,840 cubic feet per minute.
The fan shall include shore power, allowing continuous operation off any 120-240V
The positive pressure ventilator shall be designed with the following:
Motor: Totally Enclosed Variable-Speed DC
Speed: 2,032 rpm
AMCA Certified Airflow: 10,840 cfm (18,714 cmh)
Dimensions: 25.50" x 26" x 12.25" (650mm x 660mm x 315 mm)
Weight: 58 lbs. (26 kg) (Weight with batteries and shore power)
The PPV shall have a minimum five (5) year warranty. The battery and charger are
warranted by DeWalt for three (3) years.