Advance VL500™ wet/dry vacuums are versatile, cost-effective, reliable floor cleaning solutions for a range of applications — from small offices to large education, hospitality, healthcare and manufacturing facilities. In addition, this series offers a variety of standard and optional accessories, ranging from hoses and wands to squeegees and dusting tools.

Advance’s VL500 wet and dry vacuums are available in 3 models — 9, 14, and 19 gallon tank configurations. The unique dual filtration system provides one vacuum for both wet and dry environments, without needing to change filters. Easy, reliable operation and a full line of accessories guarantee your cleaning crew will be equipped for any floor cleaning job.

  • Clean in both wet and dry applications, without changing filters, thanks to the unique dual filtration system
  • Simplify wet pick-up and tank emptying with the ERGO “tip n’ pour” design
  • Choose from a range of standard and optional accessories so you have the right tools for the job
  • Increase productivity with a powerful 1,000W motor, reliable operation and easy-to-use design


Power supply (V)120 V / 60 hZ120 V / 60 hZ120 V / 60 hZ
Power cord - length50 ft (15 m)50 ft (15 m)50 ft (15 m)
Power Pmax1,100 W1,100 W1,100 W
Suction power end of tube (W)185 W185 W185 W
Airflow ft3/min (L/SEC)101 CFM (48 L/Sec)101 CFM (48 L/Sec)101 CFM (48 L/Sec)
Vacuum at nozzle (KPA)72 inches of H2O (18 kPa)72 inches of H2O (18 kPa)72 inches of H2O (18 kPa)
Sound pressure level (dB(A))82 dB A82 dB A82 dB A
Tank capacity (Gal / l)14 gal (55 L)19 gal (44 L)14 gal (55 L)
Dust bag capacity - dry6 gal (28 L)9 gal (44 L)6 gal (28 L)
Wet filter area (CM2)285 sq in (1,840 sq cm)285 sq in (1,840 sq cm)285 sq in (1,840 sq cm)
Cartridge filter area (CM2)683 sq in (4,410 sq cm)683 sq in (4,410 sq cm)683 sq in (4,410 sq cm)
Hose length (M)8 ft (2.5 m)8 ft (2.5 m)8 ft (2.5 m)
Hose Inlet˜1.5 in (40 mm)˜1.5 in (40 mm)˜1.5 in (40 mm)
Dimensions L x W x H34 in x 24 in x 40 in (84 cm x 62 cm x 100 cm)26 in x 24 in x 41 in (66 cm x 62 cm x 103 cm)34 in x 24 in x 40 in (84 cm x 62 cm x 100 cm)
Weight lbs (kg)52 lb (23.5 kg)61 lb (27.5 kg)52 lb (23.5 kg)
Tube holderIncludedIncludedIncluded
Drain hoseIncludedIncludedIncluded
Accessory storageIncludedIncludedIncluded
Dust Filter SystemIncludedIncludedIncluded

Details of specifications and equipment may change without notice. Please contact TMHS for additional models and specifications.

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