Airport Runway Cleaner ARC 1600® by SMETS Technology

Airport Runway Cleaner ARC 1600®

The system is built on a compact 3-axle chassis.

Due to the larger working widths, this airport runway rubber removal machine provides a higher performance than the ARC 1000®.

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PERFORMANCE ARC 1600®

DESIGN AND PERFORMANCES ARC 1600® 
MAX. WORKING WIDTH1,600 mm
Note: Lower working width is available by installation of less nozzles in the 2 of 800 mm cleaning heads.
MAX. WATER PRESSURE (operating / technical limit)2,500 / 3,000 bar
TANK VOLUME (Standard)17 m³
MAX. PUMP PERFORMANCE 53 l/min
Note: Technical performance limit of the most powerful pump. Other pumps available as per customer request.
SPEED DURING OPERATION3 - 8 m/min (0.18 - 4.80 km/h)
steplessly adjustable
ROTATION OF NOZZLES0 - 2,500 rpm
steplessly adjustable
RUBBER REMOVAL PERFORMANCE 
(from – to)Low layer removal (up to 2 mm): 2,800 – 3,750 m² / hour
Middle layer removal (up to 4 mm): 1,500 – 2,100 m² / hour
High layer removal (over 5 mm): 900 – 1,100 m² / hour
LINEAR PAINT REMOVAL PERFORMANCE 
(from – to)3,400 – 5,400* linear meters / hour
* Applicable for 1 layer of paint (standard thickness of 0.8 mm).
THERMOPLASTIC REMOVAL PERFORMANCE (from – to)2,700 – 4,600 linear meters / hour
Thermoplastic spray removal (up to 0.8 mm)
Thermoplastic flat line removal (up to 5 mm)
Thermoplastic dot line removal (up to 5 mm)
POSSIBLE CLEANING OPTIONS9
airport runway cleaner display
All settings and all controls can be managed by one central control board – a 12” flat screen monitor with touchscreen function
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One of the most striking features of our rubber removal machines is the efficient and clean installation of the stainless steel booster line with a huge, final water filter and a filter inlay of 1 or 0.45 micron.
airport runway cleaner lighting
Our systems are equipped with a most sufficient lighting system for operation at night. Here you see the rubber removal machine on a cleaning mission on a grooved asphalt runway which is a most sensible surface.