Karcher BR 55/40 RS Scrubber Dryer

£12,917.11 + VAT

£10,764.26 + VAT


Finance available from as little as £52.80 per week (plus VAT)


A step-on-scrubber-dryer with 55cm working width and 40 l tank capacity. The step-on-machine combines the manoeuvrability of a walk-behind machine with the speed of a ride-on machine

The Karcher BR 55/40 RS Scrubber Dryer combines the productivity of Kärcher’s proven step-on design with the dimensions of a small walk-behind machine.

With unrivalled visibility, manoeuvrability and cleaning performance from its 55cm roller brush or pad, the 55/40 RS brings unprecedented levels of convenience and productivity to the scrubber dryer market.






Weight 216 kg
Dimensions 1118 × 691 × 1316 cm

Machine Key Points

  • Compact dimensions
    • Full view from 30 cm in front of the vehicle. For predictive cleaning. Compact dimensions allow narrow clearance widths as well as easy storage and transport.
  • With sweeping function
    • Coarse dirt is picked up by 2 contra-rotating rollers and collected in a waste container. Coarse dirt is picked up in advance by 2 rollers to maintain suction power.
  • Easy operation
    • Easy to use. eco!efficiency mode saves time, energy, water and cleaning agent.
  • Automatic filling option
    • Easy connection to the water supply. The water supply stops automatically when filling is complete.
    • This saves time, as the operator can do other jobs in the meantime.
  • Eco-mode
    • Saves time, energy, water and cleaning agent.
  • Easy to use controls
    • Only 1 control for all adjustments. For clear and simple handling and minimum training.
  • Easy changeover
    • Suction lips and brushes can be replaced without using tools.
    • Vacuum bars can be replaced in no time at all.
  • Highly manoeuvrable
    • For excellent manoeuvrability, large area coverage and less re-cleaning.
  • Unfolds completely
    • For easy access to the fresh and dirty water tank as well as the batteries.
    • Dirty water tank is removable.
  • With battery and charger
    • Ready-to-go: including powerful gel batteries with matching charger for a long service life

Technical Specifications

Working width of brushes (mm) 550
Working width, vacuuming (mm) 716
Fresh/dirty water tank (l) 40 / 40
Max. Area Performance (m²/h) 3025
Practical area performance (m²/h) 2200
Brush speed (rpm) 1200
Brush contact pressure (kg/g/cm²) 24 / 315
Battery voltage (V) 36
Battery capacity (Ah) 76
Battery runtime (h) max. 2.5
Rated input power (W) max. 1480
Traction motor (W) 157
Drive type Battery
Weight (with accessories) (kg) 216
Dimensions (L × W × H) (mm) 1118 x 691 x 1316


  • Roller brushes
  • Squeegee, curved
  • Battery and built-in charger included
  • Powerful traction drive
  • Automatic water stop
  • Sweeping function
  • 2-tank system