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HEAVY DUTY CONSTRUCTION

  • High-performance tow-broom for multi-function high-speed snow removal
  • QSX 11.9 Tier 4i EPA certified broom engine
  • Oshkosh designed and manufactured steering axle is heavy duty and sealed from the elements
  • Heavy duty mechanical landing gear for storage

OSHKOSH COMMAND ZONE BROOM CONTROL

  • Optional Oshkosh Smart Pattern system knows when brooming occurs and compensates for bristle wear for consistent broom pattern
  • Optional ground speed control adjusts broom rpm based upon chassis speed
  • Interactive display with joystick and switches integrated in arm rest
  • Simultaneous multi-function operations with coordinated plow, broom, and air blast movement

SMART DESIGN

  • 46 in. (1168 mm) diameter broom available in 18, 20 and 22 ft. (5.5 m, 6.1 m and 6.7 m) lengths
  • Active weight transfer balances weight distribution and ensures proper broom pattern
  • Broom positioning and pattern control from the cab or broom engine enclosure
  • Hydraulic system features clean hose routings and single point access for filter replacement
  • Electronic broom modules grouped in one accessible location
  • Mechanical cooling system is effective and reliable

ENGINE ENCLOSURE

  • Fiberglass clam shell design with two doors per side
  • Full height stainless steel piano-type hinges assures door alignment
  • Wide-open, easy access enables routine maintenance safely from the ground
  • Lighted engine enclosure

OSHKOSH BROOM CARRIER ASSEMBLY

  • Dual full-length welded 16 x 18 in. (406 x 203 mm) steel tubes
  • Bolt together design for tear down and repair

BROOM HITCH AND SWING ASSEMBLY

  • SAE 2 in. (51 mm) diameter fifth wheel kingpin
  • Adjustable hitch for height variations on chassis
  • Smart Steer rotary positioning sensor is integrated and protected from damage
  • Height adjustable 4 bar link assembly

BROOM ANGLE AND CRADLING (STOWING)

  • 35° swing angle
  • Heavy-duty sealed slewing ring bearing design
  • Rotation design utilizes dual hydraulic cylinders with internal positioning sensors
  • Hydraulic hoses and electrical harnesses routed cleanly through pivot center
  • Single touch auto cradling/uncradling simplifies operation

OSHKOSH BROOM AND POWER TRAIN

Pump Drive and Hydraulics:

  • Funk 59000 with pressurized lubrication system
  • Cyclonic reservoir minimizes hydraulic fluid

Broom Engine:

  • Cummins QSX 11.9, in-line 6 cylinder, 4 cycle
  • Displacement - 729 in³ (11.9L)
  • Horespower - 385 @ 1,800 rpm
  • Peak torque - 1,350 lbs.-ft. @ 1,400 rpm
  • Governed rpm - 2,250
  • Heated fuel/water separator

Broom Core:

  • 18 ft. (5.5 m) wide
  • Poly SIB cassette bristles
  • 46 in. (1,168 mm) diameter

Head:

  • 630 rpm with 4014 lbs.-ft. of available torque at the broom shaft
  • Oshkosh weight transfer system
  • Dual end drive with 5:1 planetary gear drive
  • Oil bath core center bearing
  • Broom oscillation of 8°
  • 4 180/70 R8 casters

Controls:

  • Oshkosh® Command Zone LCD dash pod on adjustable arm
  • Oshkosh Smart Pattern for automatic pattern adjustment (optional)
  • Ground speed control (optional)
  • Single joystick control and switches integrated into armrest
  • Control panel for basic broom functions is located at the rear, accessible from ground

Axle and Steering:

  • Oshkosh designed and manufactured
  • 26K capacity steering axle
  • Sealed ball end and cage ring design protects axle end from dirt and moisture
  • Oshkosh Smart Steer controls the rear axle steering angle to coordinate broom tracking with plow
  • Auto centering aligns and mechanically locks the axle when vehicle is placed in reverse
  • 445/65 R 22.5 tires
  • ABS equipped axle for controlled braking in all conditions
  • Commonality with many Oshkosh chassis axle components

Electrical System:

  • Lighting and starting - 12V
  • Battery - (3) 12V
  • Alternator 200A

Lighting:

  • LED stop, turn, brake and marker lights
  • Optional amber AOA light
  • Optional LED and HID work and spot lights
  • Work lights inside engine compartment

Fuel Section:

  • Dual 80 gallon (302.8 L) fuel tanks
  • DOT certified
  • Fuel level sensors in each tank and level indicator in Command Zone screen

Cooling System:

  • Radiator core is fin and tube type with de-aeration system
  • Mechanical fan clutch is thermostatically controlled
  • Silicone radiator hoses with constant torque clamps
  • Spon on coolant filter

  • Broom engine - QSX 11.9 L with up to 500 hp, 1,600 lbs.-ft.
  • 20 and 22 ft. (6.1 and 6.7m) head widths (4 casters)
  • 35 or 45 degree broom rotation angle
  • Cassette style bristles
  • Wire or poly bristle
  • Snow shedding hood with one touch control
  • Ether start
  • Auxiliary engine oil heater
  • Hydraulic oil pre heater
  • Broom head vibrator
  • Dual forced air blowers - 23,040 cfm @ 410 mph (660 k/ph)
  • Rear mounted full LCD display
  • LED and HID work and spot lights
  • Warning beacons and other safety light packages
  • On-board battery charger (20 amp self regulating)
  • 270 amp alternator
  • Single side fuel fill
  • Centralized rear drain kit for engine fluids
  • Color rear view camera with in-cab monitor
  • Chassis integration packages including ballast, fifth wheel hitch and trailer air and electrical systems


The SIB Cassette Brush System is the premier sweeping system for keeping airport operational areas and highways clear of ice, snow, rubber, sand and F.O.D. (Foreign Object Debris). The SIB core and cassette are adapted to one another for optimal function and maximum life cycle.