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What does DC stand for?

DC stands for Duty Cycle

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Compared with alternative machines, these new models benefit from a 70% smaller footprint, an 80% lower weight and the ability to operate at higher duty cycles: at a 100% duty cycle both machines deliver 300A at 32V; while the output can be maintained at 400A/36V by the 4004i and 5004i machines operating at 60% and 80% duty cycles, respectively.
The VT Series vacuum lifter is powered by a quiet (70 dB) direct drive pump that operates with a 100% duty cycle and has quick-connect couplings to accommodate an endless variety of pad attachments.