Suitable for working on smaller areas with obstacles between the apron, taxiways and runways. Medium-sized TRILO vacuum sweepers are compact and manoeuverable machines with a loading volume of 4 m3 for collecting grass clippings. FOD present in the grass, is vacuumed up by the suction hood simultaneously. A powerful fan provides an enormous suction power and is mounted in a housing fitted with a replaceable lining. The fan is driven by a PTO drive shaft attached to the tractor and requires an output of The required hp PTO can vary depending on the working conditions.45 – 70 HP (33 – 51 kW). Each TRILO vacuum sweeper can be optionally equipped with a wander hose.
• Sweeping and collecting grass clippings and FOD in one pass.
• Reduce availability of food for insects, animals and birds.
• Limit risks of bird and wildlife strikes.
• No grass clippings that can be ingested by jet engines.
• No build-up of thatch and old grass clippings.
• No unwanted fertilising by old grass clippings.
• High working speed limits duration of runway closures.
• Large radial tyres limit rutting/soil damage.
• Can be operated by one person.