DIRT DEVIL BAGLESS
UPRIGHT VACUUM $60
PHOTOS for Craigslist
Platinum Force Model 091200
- 12 amp motor
- 32 foot cord
- 15" wide cleaning path
- HEPA filter gets 99.97% of all dust &
- Separate carpet beater brush motor can be
switched off for bare floors
- Comes with all original instructions
The interesting thing on this photo is the pleated white filter showing
through the slots around the motor. This is the final exhaust
for the air exiting the system back into the room. By the
time the air reaches here, it has been through the big canister filters
above it (next photo) and virtually all dirt is removed. This filter matters
if someone has allergy problems and you want to catch the finest pollen.
Finally figured it out. The canister is negative pressured.
It sucks air up from the floor (rug beaters) and into this
canister (left arrow), and up from the attachment hose (right arrow)
and into the canister. The negative pressure --
the big suck -- is through the hole in the middle of the bottom.
To get there, the air must pass through the main filter
(removed; on floor).
Looking up inside main filter. Like the one on my big shop
vac, this will last forever unless you get it wet or torn while
The wheel height is not adjustable since the plastic arm (arrow) broke
shortly after we purchased the vacuum. The long steel drill
bit under the silver duct tape solves the problem -- it's unbreakable.
If you want to change the height (shag rugs?), move the duct
The Turbo Tool -- a turbine-driven brush for the attachment hose.
Air pressure runs the turbine.