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Professional air cleaner TAC 5000 “made in Germany”
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Professional air cleaner TAC 5000

One of a kind and Trotec exclusive: Portable air cleaner with Vario-shift and FlowMatic function for construction sites to cleanrooms:

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TAC 5000: Professional air cleaner "made in Germany"

Get it into the room to quickly get the room clean – as efficient and easy as that – with the professional commercial air cleaner TAC 5000

The TAC 5000 reliably ensures effective air purification even of larger air treatment areas and can be variably used for construction site and cleanroom renovations – all with only one device!

This unique application flexibility is in particular enabled by the innovative Vario-shift function of the TAC 5000 owing to which the filter chain can be optionally configured by a terminal fan or HEPA filter as is for example prescribed for cleanrooms.

Can be flexibly equipped with filter combinations tailored to the individual requirement

With dust class H this extremely efficient air cleaner is the perfect solution for air extraction and cleaning of manifold large-volume work spaces with contaminated air.

Furthermore the TAC 5000 convinces by its possibility of combining different filter modules tailored to your need, by means of which an optimum filter chain for any level of room air contamination can be compiled.

From the spray paint filter and the HEPA filter H13 with an approval for dust class H to the high-performance filter of class H14 for effective virus filtering – the TAC 5000 can be assembled with the ideal filter combination for every application.

Advantage Vario-shift function – unique in the world

Conventional air cleaners with inflexibly arranged filter ladders can well be used in construction zones, but are completely unsuitable for renovation work in cleanroom environments and therefore not permissible there. Because of the operational requirements of terminal high-efficiency particulate air filters in cleanroom surroundings the HEPA filter has to be downstream of the fan as the last link at the end of the filter chain.

Neat: All in one according to construction site & cleanroom standards!

A filtration series that is inflexibly arranged including a terminal high-efficiency particulate air filter as that prescribed for cleanroom environments, on the other hand would be completely unusable from an economical point of view for restoration work in standard environments involving mould infestation, since the fan would then be contaminated with spores and would have to be elaborately cleaned and disinfected every time.

However, it has not been possible so far to flexibly cover these two areas with only one air purification unit in a convenient fashion and without the use of additional attachment parts.

Thanks to the globally unique Vario-shift function, Trotec's TAC air cleaners can, by contrast, be variably adjusted for all application scenarios and in line with the regulations.

As the only portable air cleaner on the market, only TAC devices from Trotec are equipped for a fast change of position of fan and HEPA unit, meaning you can re-arrange the filter ladders in line with demand in the required sequence for standard or cleanroom applications at any time.

Vario-shift function
Vario-shift function
Vario-shift function
Innovative FlowMatic-control to ensure a constant volumetric flow

FlowMatic-control to ensure a constant volumetric flow

In order to implement the air exchange rates specified for the interior spaces to be treated, a constant volumetric flow is obligatory over the whole operating lifetime, however, the filter elements used for each air cleaner are gradually blocked, which, over time, produces an increasing counter-pressure and a decreasing air flow.

In the case of conventional air cleaners, significantly higher start values are therefore used for compensation, which increases the wear of the filter elements, though, and which in the end nevertheless doesn't guarantee a lower deviation of the target value over the whole operating lifetime.

Against all opposition: The volumetric flow remains constant

With the innovative FlowMatic control of the TAC 5000 you no longer have to worry about a decreasing air performance or decreasing air exchange rates. The sensor-supported FlowMatic control is unique in the world and basically works like the "cruise control" in your car:

The FlowMatic sensors capture the actual values of the air flow rate within the entire filter ladder and continually adjust the system performance dynamically, so that the once numerically predefined target value for the amount of air can be kept constant in every situation! This does not only increase the filter lifetime and system efficiency, but also guarantees compliance with the air exchange rates required by law.

Overview of some of the many convenient equipment benefits of the TAC 5000

The TAC 5000 which has been specially designed for the rough everyday work on a construction site is designed in an extremely robust way, makes transport easy and is equipped with a stacking aid, shock protection forklift pockets.
Robust design, easy to transport
All operating elements are accessible behind an automatically locking service panel: Change indicators for the pre-filter and main filter that indicate a necessary filter change visually and acoustically, and Monoventic air volume controllers, operating hours counter and a FlowMatic control.
Well-though-out operating logic
The stable metal housing is provided with a user-friendly top release mechanism to ensure quick access to the filter compartment, so that filter changes or a changed filter configurations can be carried out quickly.
Quick filter change option
During transport the connecting cable is stowed away in its compartment behind a self-closing service panel, well-protected and without presenting any trip hazard.
Protected cable storage compartment

The optimum solution for any air purification application

Air purification in the construction sector

Many building activities cause high concentrations of dust, not only when using angle grinders or during blasting, chiselling or demolition operations, but also when mixing dry mortar, spackle or tile cement. The TAC 5000 reliably filters construction dust in continuous operation from the air and alarms you automatically, visually and acoustically, when a filter change is necessary.

Air purification for painting work with airless paint spraying systems

By assembling the TAC 5000 with a special spray paint filter, the room air not only remains free from paint particles, but also the quality of the paint surface is improved by the use of a filter.

Mould remediation and asbestos abatement

Especially critical are dusts from quartziferous stones, artificial mineral fibres, wood, cellulose and asbestos. What adds to this is the pollution with spores, allergens and microfibres, e.g. in the building, insulation layer or mould fungus restoration. With the TAC 5000 you are on the safe side, as this air cleaner is provided with dust class H and can be approved for asbestos abatement in compliance with TRGS 519.

Cleanroom renovations as well as microbial and virus air purification

Via Vario-shift function the TAC 5000 can be variably configured with a terminal HEPA filter as is prescribed for cleanroom environments. If required, the HEPA filter compartment can also be equipped with an H14 filter to ensure effective separation of viruses and other airborne pollutants in the particle range of 0.1 to 0.2 µm.

The TAC 6500 can be variably used for construction site and cleanroom renovations

Typical fields of application

  • Blasting operations
  • Construction work and renovations
  • Water damage restoration
  • Fire damage restoration
  • Mould fungus remediation
  • Asbestos abatement
  • Cleanroom applications

Filtration range

  • Asbestos dust
  • Quartz dust
  • Building rubble
  • Flour dust and wood dust
  • Mineral fibres
  • Mould spores
  • Paint particles
  • Bacteria and viruses

Exemplary variants for the TAC 5000

In the case of simple applications, TAC air cleaners can be placed directly in the doorway. Alternatively, the air can be led to pollutant-free areas using hoses. In addition to the ones shown here, many other variations are possible with the flexibly applicable TAC air cleaners.

Maintaining pressure with TAC in doorway or dust protection wall.
Negative pressurization
Maintaining pressure with TAC in room and air hose.
Negative pressurization
Air purification in sealed off area via air circulation.
Air circulation in the sealed off area
Maintaining pressure outside of room via air hose.
Negative pressurization from outside
Protective excess pressure ventilation of rooms located in contaminated areas
Protective excess pressure ventilation
H14 high-efficiency particulate air filter for corona application available now

Virus filtration also possible with commercial air cleaners!

For the H13 HEPA filter compartment of all professional air cleaners of the TAC series, also high-performance filters of class H14 as consumables for virus filtering are available as of now.

These final filters for cleanrooms of classes ISO 4 and ISO 3 feature a separation efficiency of 99.995% at a particle size of 0.1 to 0.2 µm.  

Viral strains such as SARS-CoV, MERS-CoV or SARS-CoV-2 (Covid-19) show similar particle sizes, recent studies for example specify the particle size of the coronavirus to 120 to 160 nanometres, i.e. 0.12 to 0.16 µm.

Such particle sizes can be effectively separated by means of the H14 filters, especially since viruses in the air generally occur in combination with saliva or suspended matters as larger conglomerates.

All H14 filters meet highest quality standards that are mandatory in particular for sensitive applications in bacteria and virus filtering:

  • Each filter is tested and receives an individual serial number
  • The test report is enclosed as certificate in duplicate with every filter package
  • The customers can store the original copy of the certificate and attach the copy to the device, if required.
  • Tests are carried out in compliance with EN 1822 and DIN EN 60335-2-69

Which filter is to be used for which type of application?

G4 Z-line filters

G4 coarse particulate air filters

Pre-filters in Z-line design for the separation of coarse particles. Required for protection of the main filter.

F7 fine particulate air filters

F7 fine particulate air filters

Main filters for restoration work performed with materials containing minerals or glass wool, or final filters for the spray paint filter for preventing dust inclusions in paint surfaces.

Spray paint filters

Spray paint filters

To ensure an effective extraction of spray paint mists in airless or compressed air applications.

H13 HEPA filters

H13 HEPA filters

Main filters for mineral dust, quartz dust or hardwood dust, mould remediation or asbestos abatement. In a terminal installation position for applications in cleanroom, hygiene or hospital areas.

H14 high-efficiency particulate air filters

H14 high-efficiency particulate air filters

As H13, additionally allows for effective bacteria and virus filtering from the room air.

Performance chart of the TAC 5000

Performance chart of the TAC 5000

Which sizes of hazardous particles call for which filter combinations?

Pollutant particles in the air can be classified according to their size. The accompanying graph illustrates a practice-oriented overview of which filtration efficiencies and filter combinations are implemented for which levels of room air contamination (indication of size in micrometres, one micrometre equals a thousandth of a millimetre).

Overview of pollutant particle sizes

Recommendation for filter combinations specific to the application and corresponding room size suitability for TAC air cleaners from Trotec:

TAC air cleaners TAC 750 E TAC 1500 S TAC 1500 TAC 3500 TAC 5000 TAC 6500
Application Filter combination Suitable for rooms to a size of ¹
Coarse dust ² (≤ 3 ACH ⁶) G4 250 100 220 88 220 88 500 200 1200 480 1400 560
Fine particulates ³ (≤ 3 ACH ⁶) G4 + F7 to F9 110 44 110 44 270 108 600 240 750 300
Suspended matter ⁴ (≥ 10 ACH ⁶) G4 + H13/H14 25 10 50 20 50 20 100 40 150 60 200 80
Hygienic areas ⁵ (≥ 15 ACH ⁶) G4 + H13/H14 12.5 5 35 14 35 14 70 28 110 44 135 54
¹ With an assumed room height of 2.5 m; ² Typical coarse dust tasks: sawing, filing; ³ Typical fine dust tasks: restoration works with materials containing minerals or glass wool; ⁴ Typical suspended matter tasks: grinding, asbestos abatement or mould remediation, mineral dusts etc. ; ⁵ H13/H14 downstream; ⁶ Air exchange per hour
Technical data by comparison

All commercial air cleaners of the TAC series by direct comparison:

To find the commercial air cleaner which exactly meets your requirements, please consult the concise overview of all devices of the TAC series from Trotec, which we're providing to you here so that you can compare them directly to each other.

Models which you do not wish to include in your comparison can be easily dismissed with only one click.

Technical data by comparison

A few practical benefits:

  • Professional quality “made in Germany” – originally produced by Trotec
  • Unique in the world: Variably applicable for building site and cleanroom renovations with only one device
  • Dust class H, approvable for asbestos abatement as per TRGS 519
  • Already prepared for future directives of the (German) employer's liability insurance association regarding the use of portable air purification equipment
  • Vario-shift function to adapt the use of the filter ladder with terminal fan or HEPA filter
  • Sensor-supported FlowMatic control for the automatic retention of the preselected air volume
  • Monoventic regulator for precise and infinitely adjustable amounts of air
  • Visual and acoustic pre- and main filter change indicator
  • With standard stacking aid, shock protection and forklift pockets
  • Simple filter change due to quick top unlocking


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Air Purifier TAC 5000

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Technical data

Technical data
General information
  Article number 1.580.000.125
Dust class
  as per DIN EN 60335-2-69 H
Air flow rate
  Max. air volume flow [m³/h] 4,500
  Negative static pressure [Pa] 1,250
  Recommended amount of air for filter class H [m³/h] 2,500
  Air volume with filter surface H13 > [m²] 18
Vario-shift function
  For variable filter configuration
Electrical values
  Mains connection 230 V, 50/60 Hz
  Power input [kW] 1.27
  Nominal current consumption [A] 5.6
  Recommended fusing [A] 10
Electric connection
  Connection plug CEE 7/7, H05RN-F
  Cable length [m] 3
Air transport hose connector
  Suction side ø [mm] 400
  Blow-out side ø [mm] 400
Sound values
  Distance 1 m [dB(A)] 68
  stages Infinitely variable
  Length (packaging excluded) [mm] 1,252
  Width (packaging excluded) [mm] 690
  Height (packaging excluded) [mm] 926
  (packaging excluded) [kg] 125
Equipment, features and functions
  Infinite adjustment of air volume
  FlowMatic regulation of air volume
  Thermal filter decontamination
Filter change indication
  Main filter
  combination Coarse dust (≤ 3 ACH) G4
  Suitable for rooms sized up to Coarse dust (≤ 3 ACH) [m³] 1,200
  combination Fine particulates (≤ 3 ACH) G4 + F7 / F9
  Suitable for rooms sized up to Fine particulates (≤ 3 ACH) [m³] 600
  combination Suspended matter (≥ 10 ACH) G4 + H13
  Suitable for rooms sized up to Suspended matter (≥ 10 ACH) [m³] 150
  combination Hygienic areas (≥ 15 ACH) G4 + H13
  Suitable for rooms sized up to Hygienic areas (≥ 15 ACH) [m³] 110
  Full-rubber guide wheels
  Swivel casters with parking brakes
  Non-marking rubber wheels/rollers
  Stacking frame
  Forklift pockets
  Shock protection frame
  Carry/transport handle(s)
  Guiding wheels pneumatic tyres
  Trestle rollers/ fixed castors

 standard equipment

 optionally available

 not available



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