Battery-operated vacuum cleaner BV 5/1 Bp

Battery-powered backpack vacuum cleaner.

The Kärcher BV 5/1 Bp vacuum cleaner is designed for quick and effective vacuuming of hard-to-reach, fast turnaround areas such as public transport, aeroplanes, cinemas, theatres and stairwells. With innovative hybrid technology this machine can be run on batteries where access to a power supply is difficult, but can be operated from a normal power outlet, as well. Running time with two rechargeable batteries is about 35 minutes. They can be recharged and are ready for use again in only one hour. Choosing a Kärcher BV 5/1 Bp vacuum cleaner productivity in these cleanliness-critical areas can be extremely increased. The machine features a 5 litre capacity container and a powerful vacuum motor.

Features and benefits
Patented carrying frame with Air Stream Comfort system padding
  • The ventilation pads reduce heat generation on the back, whilst the mesh with ventilation on 3 sides reduces perspiration by 25%.
  • The BV 5/1 backpack vacuum allows unrestricted use in areas where conventional vacuum cleaners cannot be used.
  • The powerful BV 5/1 hybrid vacuum cleaner can be used with or without a power supply.

Technical data

Container capacity (l) 5
Sound pressure level (dB(A)) 58
Voltage (V) 25.2
Capacity (Ah) 3.3
Weight without accessories (kg) 9
Dimensions (L × W × H) (mm) 470 x 470 x 540


  • Suction hose, 1.5 m, with bend
  • Telescopic suction tube, Standard
  • Filter bag, 1 piece(s), Fleece
  • Washable nylon filter (main filter)
  • Switchable floor nozzle, 285 mm
  • Clip system for hose extension
  • Upholstery nozzle
  • Crevice nozzle
  • Protection class, II