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MB Hydra 48 Inch Self-Propelled Walk Behind Asphalt Power Broom
- 48" Horizontal Broom
- Hydrostatic self-propelled drive
- Ideal for straight line pavement cleaning or snow clearing
- Lots of options and brush types to choose from
Durability, quality, cost, and versatility are what you can expect from our MB Hydra 48 Inch Self-Propelled Walk-Behind Rotary Pavement Sweeper. This Asphalt Power Broom is made to last and save you time and money. Power Brooms are designed to brush tough caked-on mud and dirt from the pavement in preparation for new sealer. They are also used to clean walkways and paths from leaves, snow, and gravel.
Compared to pavement blowers, a power broom offers much more versatility and attachment choices, giving you more options and minimizing your labor and equipment costs too. The MB Hydra 48 Inch rotary sweeper is self-propelled and only requires a single user. And it has a large assortment of attachments and uses making it a great investment for the linestriping and sealcoating contractor.
Typical asphalt sealcoating preparation usually involves blowing the dirt from the area and manually scraping loose and hardened debris from the surface. The cleaning and preparation can take longer than the re-sealing process and many times mud and dirt are left behind. This is where the power broom really is needed. A single-pass will usually remove the pavement debris leaving the pavement ready for new sealcoating.
From asphalt prep, snow removal, turf dethatching or leaf removal, this Rotary Power Broom might be one of the most versatile pieces of equipment you invent it!
- Surface sweeping of sidewalks, roads, parking lots, tracks, etc
- Construction clean-up
- Snow removal
- Turf dethatching
- Leaf and debris clean-up
Availablity Note: 48" brooms are generally made-to-order and might have up to a 4 week lead time. Please consider this when ordering.
Sweeper Replacement Brush Kit
The MB Hydra walk-behind sweepers use the 25" x 10" convoluted brushes.
Buy Polypropylene replacement brush kits
Buy Wire replacement brush kits
Recommended Spare Parts
If you need parts for your MB Hydra walk-behind broom, we currently only offer them through phone orders +1(800) 689-2098. Reference the table below for the part numbers needed during ordering.
Grade 5 Shear Bolt
Caster Wheel Adjustment Pin
Cable and Lever Assembly Kit
Traction Drive V Belt
Broom Drive V Belt
FWD. Traction Drive Cable Assembly
REV. Traction Drive Cable Assembly
Broom Drive Cable Cable Assembly
Caster Kit (2 required per broom)
48” wide broom path straight ahead (0°)
Handlebar control lever allows broom to be manually adjusted 30° left or right of center (0°), with lock pin to hold broom position
Broom hood covers 120° of 25” brush circumference
Adjustable casters to set broom height and location
Kohler Command PRO 16.9 cu. in. (277 cc), 9.5 Hp, 4 Season gas engine with Electric Start
Hydrostatic drive with variable speed control
Heated hand grips
Forged-steel engine crankshaft and cast-iron cylinder liner
Poly (Polypropylene) Brush
16” x 4.8” Lugged Pneumatic
Kohler CH395 Command PRO
16.9 cu. in. (277 cc)
US qts (L) 1.4 (1.3)
Aluminum block with cast iron cylinder liner
0=EPA Phase III, 1=CARB Phase III, 2=EU Stage V
Replacement Parts & Accessories
The following are a list of replacement or add-on parts for this product.