The P5 PorterVac is a lightweight, 1.5-gallon backpack vacuum that travels easily and is ideal for vacuuming in healthcare facilities, commercial buildings and schools. The unit weighs only 10.5 pounds and is equipped with a tool kit to meet a wide variety of dry pick-up applications. 4-stage filtration features an air-sealed HEPA filter to ensure clean air exhaust. It is fitted with a 50-foot cord and a strong, 1.7-HP Ametek motor (1200 watt/10 amp) that produces 100 inches of waterlift and 104 CFM of vacuum. The motor has thermal overload protection to guard against overheating. The P5 is fitted with a comfortable backrest that features padded shoulder and waist straps and a convenient hip-mounted on-off switch to allow for long periods of uninterrupted cleaning. The tank is rugged polyethylene that is of rotational molded construction.