MILWAUKEE, WI – Milwaukee Tool expands its industry leading M12 System with the introduction of a portable vacuum that delivers unmatched power for the removal of wood, metal and other common debris. The M12 Compact Vacuum (0850-20) utilizes a high efficiency motor and REDLITHIUM battery technology to deliver up 29 minutes of continuous run time on a single charge, with the XC4.0 battery. Fully equipped with three versatile attachments, the vacuum makes jobsite cleanup quick and easy.

“Job site cleanup can be a very time-consuming process. The M12 Compact Vacuum is a portable solution to help our users be more productive,” said Tom Simeone, Director of Product Marketing, Milwaukee Tool. “Compact enough to fit a contractor bag, this vacuum was designed with the size, performance and versatility to clean anywhere.”

The M12 Compact Vacuum comes with three accessories to complete numerous clean up jobs, whether small or large. Included are a crevice tool that gives the user access into tight spots, a utility nozzle for larger surface area clean up, and an extension wand allows users to extend their reach and use the vacuum while standing. The vacuum also has a 1-¼” universal connection to fit most standard vacuum attachments.

A clear viewing window allows for easy identification of the capacity level in the 20 oz. canister. In addition, a canister lock maintains a tight seal to prevent against debris falling out. The Vacuum also features a reusable 42-pleat filter. 

The M12 Compact Vacuum is compatible with the entire M12 System, now offering over 70 cordless Lithium-Ion products. The M12 platform is the largest sub-compact system in the industry, offering innovative portable solutions.

About Milwaukee Tool:

Since the company began in 1924, Milwaukee Tool has led the industry in both durability and performance by providing the best in professional, heavy-duty tools and accessories. With an unwavering commitment to the trades, Milwaukee continues to lead with a focus on providing innovative, trade-specific solutions. Whether it is through their leadership in LITHIUM-ION technology, as seen in the M12, M18 & M28 Systems, time-saving accessories or innovative hand tool products, Milwaukee is dedicated to delivering a steady stream of advanced solutions for the trades that offer increased productivity and unmatched durability. Milwaukee Tool is a Brookfield, WI-based subsidiary of Techtronic Industries Co. Ltd. (TTI) (HKEx stock code: 669, ADR symbol: TTNDY). For more information on the full line of Milwaukee products, please call 1-800-SAWDUST or visit

Source: Milwaukee Tool

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