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

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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 US Green Building Council LEED Seal Eco!efficiency


Technical Specifications
Cleaning path / widthInch15
Brush type Disc
Brush quantityUnits1
Brush diameterInch15
Suction bar (squeegee) widthInch16
Drive Brush-Assist
Solution / recovery capacityGal3.2 / 3.2
Theoretical / practical productivitySq Ft / Hr11,210 / 6,725
Operating noise leve - std / Eco! modedBA65 / 62
Battery charger On-Board
Battery runtimeMin60-120
Battery charging timeMours2-3
Battery lifetime - est charging cyclesx Thousand3
Brush contact pressureLbs35-46
Brush speedRPM180 / 150
Vac motor ratingWatts280
Vac motor suctioncfm42
WaterliftIn of Water32
Weight with batteriesLbs79
Dimensions (LxWxH)Inch37 x 30 x 51


Part NoDescription
1.783-431.0BD 38/12 C, compact scrubber with fifteen inch disc brush


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

■ Included  □ Optional


Product Sheet - Karcher BD 38/12 C Bp
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