BV 5/1

The practical and versatile BV 5/1 backpack vacuum weighs just 5.3 kg and ensures ergonomic, comfortable working in tight spaces.

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It is ideal for use in cinemas, theatres, buses, aircraft cabins, staircases, hotels, offices and rooms packed full of furniture. The extremely comfortable carrying frame has a patented ventilation system and padded shoulder and hip straps, which can be individually adjusted to suit every user. The large power switch on the side of the five-litre tank is easily accessible. The suction hose is positioned in the middle to allow easy operation by both left-handed and right-handed users. A 15m power cable ensures a large action radius, even on stairs or scaffolds.

Technical data

  • Air flow (l/s)       61
  • Vacuum (mbar) 244 / 24.4
  • Container capacity (l)     5
  • Max. rated input power (W)        max. 1300
  • Standard nominal width 32
  • Cord length (m) 15
  • Sound level (dB(A))         62
  • Frequency (Hz) 50 - 60
  • Voltage (V)         220 - 240
  • Weight (kg)        5.3
  • Dimensions (L x W x H) (mm)      400 x 320 x 540
  • Energy efficiency class    E



  • Suction hose, 1.5 m
  • Telescopic suction tube, Standard
  • Filter bag, Fleece
  • Washable nylon filter (main filter)
  • Switchable floor nozzle, 270 mm
  • Container material, Plastic
  • Clip system for hose extension
  • Crevice nozzle
  • Upholstery nozzle
  • Protection class, II

Service And Repair

Paterson & Poland has been in Dunedin for nearly 50 years. From a background of repairing and servicing all types of Machinery, we began to focus on quality brand water blasters and cleaning equipment in April 2000.

Continuing growth as Karcher New Zealand’s local Service Dealer means Paterson & Poland has expanded to specialise in the servicing and sales of the Karcher Professional equipment range, in addition to repairing Karcher NZ’s Home & Garden products and other quality brand cleaning equipment.

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