Karcher BD 38/12 C Bp

SKU 1.783-431.0 Category
  • Agile for efficient cleaning of small and furnished areas
  • Easy to use – scrub right up to the wall
  • Quick charging lithium-ion battery
  • Very compact, light and easy to transport and roll over steps.
  • Reduced operating noise level for noise sensitive areas



Steer your way to cleaner floors.

Think of the BD 38/12 as a 15 inch disc version of the popular BR 35/12.  Highly maneuverable, user-friendly and easy-to-maintain, the BD 38/12 C Bp scrubber drier is a high efficient tool for cleaning small areas and cluttered surfaces. The machine is equipped with a 15-inch disc brush. The lithium-ion battery provides longer run times, three times that of conventional lead batteries. The battery is completely maintenance-free and quick to recharge. The eco!efficiency mode reduces energy consumption, increases the run time and lowers the noise level by around 40%. The BD 38/12 C, is 35% lighter than the other machines in it’s class, helping you to negotiate steps and transporting.

Lithium Ion Battery USGBC Leed Rating  eco!Efficiency 

Part Number: 1.783-431.0, 17834310


Technical Specifications    
Cleaning path / width Inch 15
Brush type   Disc
Brush quantity Units 1
Brush diameter Inch 15
Suction bar (squeegee) width Inch 16
Drive   Brush-Assist
Solution / recovery capacity Gal 3.2 / 3.2
Theoretical / practical productivity Sq Ft / Hr 11,210 / 6,725
Operating noise leve – std / Eco! mode dBA 65 / 62
Battery charger   On-Board
Battery runtime Min 60-120
Battery charging time Mours 2-3
Battery lifetime – est charging cycles x Thousand 3
Brush contact pressure Lbs 35-46
Brush speed RPM 180 / 150
Vac motor rating Watts 280
Vac motor suction cfm 42
Waterlift In of Water 32
Weight with batteries Lbs 79
Dimensions (LxWxH) Inch 37 x 30 x 51


Part No Description
1.783-431.0 BD 38/12 C, compact scrubber with fifteen inch disc brush


Part No. Description  
6.654-294.0 Lithium-ion battery, 21 Ah
4.037-059.0 Squeegee blades, oil-resistant, polyurethane, front & rear
6.907-151.0 Disc brush, red, medium
6.907-150.0 Pad driver plate
6.369-003.0 Red disc pads, medium, set of 5
6.369-002.0 Green disc pads, medium soft, set of 5
6.369-001.0 Black disc pads, hard, set of 5
6.905-060.0 Disc microfiber pad, for daily cleaning of delicate surfaces

Included □ Optional


BD 38/12 C Bp Product Sheet Product Sheet – Karcher BD 38/12 C Bp
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