Skid Mounts

The perfect first step.

When you are looking to begin with hydro vac equipment, Hydro-Spade is the perfect choice for customizable, entry-level skid mounts to get you digging safely.

Skid Mount 10

Enjoy the simplicity of custom design.

Filled with design innovations that come from our extensive experience, our skid mount is a great way to get started without the outlay for purchasing a new truck chassis. Units are available in a variety of tank sizes and come custom built to suit any existing chassis. No adaptation required. Simply bolt to the truck chassis or fit to a roll off deck. Various units available for truck mounting including: bolt-on skid decks, hook-lift deck mount and sub-frame mount.

Your entry into hydro-vac begins here. And Hydro-Spade is ready to show you the way.

Product Features

The difference is in the details

Hydro-Spade skid mounts are designed with your work in mind.

Loaded truck
Maximize Payload

A specialized balanced weight distribution design allows balance sensitive trucks to maximize payload.

Volume control
Reduce Noise

Enclosed blower compartment helps minimize blower noise.

Enjoy Easy Operations

Conveniently located hydraulic operating controls and a wireless handheld controller for boom functions allow for easy operations in every job.

Protect Your Equipment

Positive shut off protection and filter with spun bonded filter cartridges provide great protection for the blower unit.

Clean With Ease

Convenient rear access door, 6” drain valve and blower filtration can be cleaned quickly with a water pressure wand.

Navigate Winter Conditions

Heated wash cabinet, heated water lines and antifreeze kits to prevent the water system from freezing.

Product Specs

Detailed Specifications

View a complete list of product specifications below or download the product specifications brochure for convenient future reference. 

Each unit comes with a complete 1 year warranty on  parts and labour.

  • 200+ usg debris tank
  • ¾ or full opening rear door 
  • Single point lock, wing nut or hydraulic latching
  • Rigid or hoisted tank
  • Primary shutoff
  • Suction and discharge valves installed in rear door
Mounting Styles
  • Skid mount
  • Truck subframe mount
  • Hook lift / roll off
  • Engine or hydraulic
  • Starting @ 550 cfm
  • Final filter
  • Silencer
  • Relief valve
  • Cyclone
Vac Boom
  • 6-way hydraulic boom 
  • Slew drive with safety switch
  • Vacuum hose
  • Wireless controls
  • Wired pendant control
  • Vac tubes
Water Pump
  • 5.5 gpm - 20 gpm
  • 2900+ psi
  • Epoxy primer and polyurethane top coats

Next Steps

Keeping it simple to keep you working.

Adding Hydro-Spade to your vehicle lineup is simple:


Choose your


Select the tank capacity you’ll need for the work ahead.


Choose your


Select from a list of available pump and blower options.


Choose your


Fit your equipment on the proper structure.


Put it to


Let Hydro-Spade get you onto any job site and stay there!

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