Kärcher BD 38/12 Bp – Battery Scrubber Dryer

£3,450.00 (incl. VAT)
£2,875.00 (excl. VAT)


Lightweight, quiet and agile: the BD 38/12 C scrubber dryer with disc head is fitted with a fast rechargeable, high-performance lithium-ion battery and eco!efficiency mode.

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Manoeuvrable, user-friendly and easy-to-maintain, the BD 38/12 C scrubber dryer is a highly professional and efficient tool for cleaning small areas and cluttered surfaces. The machine is equipped with a 38 cm disc brush. The lithium-ion battery has a long lifetime and can be fast-charged at any time, making it three times more durable than conventional lead-acid batteries.The eco!efficiency mode reduces energy consumption, increases the run time and lowers the noise level by around 40%. The machine’s very light weight make transportation easy.

Scrubber drier BD 38/12 C Bp: Reliable disc technology

Reliable disc technology

Very good cleaning effect on smooth floor coverings. Suitable for use with brushes and pads. Brush included in scope of delivery.

Scrubber drier BD 38/12 C Bp: High-performance lithium-ion battery

High-performance lithium-ion battery

Quick charging (full in three hours, half full in one hour). Interim or partial charging is also possible where necessary.

Scrubber drier BD 38/12 C Bp: Includes high-performance on-board charger

Includes high-performance on-board charger

The charger is always there; charging is always possible. Can be fully recharged in three hours or semi-charged in one hour. (Interim charges possible at any time.) Charger automatically switches itself off. No energy consumption in standby operation.


Very low machine weight
  • 35% lighter than comparable devices.
  • Can easily be carried over steps, thresholds or stairs.
  • Easy to manoeuver and simplified transport in vehicles.


Energy-saving eco!efficiency mode
  • 40% reduction in noise level.
  • Saves resources and extends run time by up to 50%.
  • Reduced CO₂ emissions.


Suction bar directly behind the brush
  • Optimum suction – even in curves.
  • Easy raising using a foot pedal.


Compact dimensions.
  • No protrusions from the device.
  • Easy handling.


Handlebar can be folded down
  • Compact storage.
  • Can also be transported in small vehicles.


Handlebar height-adjustable
  • Ergonomically adjustable for different operator sizes.

Technical data

Working width, brush (mm) 380
Working width, vacuum (mm) 480
Motor rating (W) 500
Battery (V/Ah) 25.2 / 21
Battery capacity (Ah) 21
Battery voltage (V) 25.2
Container capacity (l) 1
Fresh / waste water tank (l) 12 / 12
Brush rotation speed (rpm) 180
Max. area performance (m²/h) 1500
Practical area performance (m²/h) 1050
Weight (kg) 36
Weight with battery (kg) 36
Dimensions (L x W x H) (mm) 940 x 500 x 1100


  • Disc brush
  • 2-tank system
  • Battery and built-in charger included
  • Transport wheels
  • Squeegee, curved
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