High pressure washer HDS 12/18-4 S
Our new medium and super class hot water pressure washers not only do a first-class job of cleaning, they are also extremely rugged and simple to operate. The new ECO mode, unique to KÄRCHER, makes them truly unbeatable. When the machine is set to this mode it operates automatically in the most economical temperature range. This not only saves running costs, it is also good for the environment.
The hot water pressure washers of the new middle- and super-class convince with their 6 main features. 1. Environmental protection Greater efficiency with the new ECO mode, service switch for controlling water hardness, turbo fan, precision detergent metering, optimized burner technology and a high-efficiency pump. 2. User friendliness This is ensured by a central, clearly arranged control panel designed for intuitive operation, a spray lance holder, LED display, an integral, low-friction hose reel for 20 metres hose that swivels through 180°, and much more. 3. Cleaning performance Highly efficient cleaning is guaranteed by patented nozzle technology, ceramic pistons, turbo fan as well as increased pump efficiency. Accessories are optimized for specific applications and designed to exactly suit customer requirements. 4. Mobility The mobility concept features two casters, large rubber-tyred wheels, ergonomic handles, lifting points for handling with a forklift, lashing rings and a recessed tread for tilting the machine to guarantee maximum manoeuvrability. 5. Reliability Guaranteed by flue gas monitoring, a corrosion-proof, flexurally stiff, robust chassis, machine protector system, three-piston axial pump with ceramic pistons, heat resistant flue outlet, and much more. 6. Service friendliness Easy access to all components that require servicing and a service switch to call up operating data at any time for troubleshooting.
Features and benefits
Water treatment unitIn the Eco setting the unit operates in the most economical temperature range (60°C) with full water flow. Burner cycles are optimised to reduce fuel consumption by up to 20% compared to full-load operation.
Maximum efficiencyHighly efficient burner technology. 4-pole electric motor with 3 piston axial pump.
StorageRoomy storage compartment for cleaning agents, gloves and tools. Within easy reach for left-handed or right-handed users and ideal for two-lance operation.
- Precise metering valve ensures low consumption.
- Easy changeover between cleaning agent tanks 1 and 2.
- Rinsing takes place automatically in the 0 position.
Save energy and time: EASY!Force high-pressure guns and EASY!Lock quick-release locks.
- At last – work without getting tired: the EASY!Force high-pressure gun.
- EASY!Lock quick-release locks: durable and robust. And five times faster than screws.
|Flow rate (l/h)||600 / 1200|
|Operating pressure (bar/MPa)||30 / 180 / 3 / 18|
|Temperature (supply 12°C) (°C)||80 / 155|
|Power rating (kW)||8.4|
|Consumption fuel oil (kg/h)||7.7|
|Heating oil consumption, eco!efficiency (kg/h)||6.2|
|Power cable (m)||5|
|Fuel tank (l)||25|
|Weight (with accessories) (kg)||175.1|
|Weight incl. packaging (kg)||187.1|
|Dimensions (L x W x H) (mm)||1330 / 750 / 1060|
- Trigger gun, EASY!Force Advanced
- High-pressure hose, 10 m
- Spray lance, 1050 mm
- Power nozzle
- Pressure switch control
- Optional two-lance operation
- Pole reversing plug (three-phase)
- SDS system
- Electronic service control
- Two detergent tanks
- Dry running protection
- Vehicle cleaning
- Equipment and machinery cleaning
- Workshop cleaning
- Cleaning outdoor areas
- Service station cleaning
- Façade cleaning
- Swimming pool cleaning
- Cleaning of sports facilities
- Cleaning in production processes
- Cleaning production systems