Utility Brooms

BU118 Utility Broom

Overall Width

83.3 in

Sweeping Width

73.4 in

Brush Diameter

26 in


Cat® Utility Brooms sweep and collect debris on smooth surfaces in forward or reverse travel. The Utility Broom is recommended for spoil removal during cold planing applications. The Utility Broom can be adjusted for greater bristle down-force in tough applications such as sweeping course material out of a cold planer cut.

Detailed Equipment Specifications

  • Overall Width

    83.3 in

    2,115 mm

  • Sweeping Width

    73.4 in

    1,865 mm

  • Brush Diameter

    26 in

    660 mm

  • Required Hydraulics

    93.0 in

    93.0 mm

    Standard Flow

  • Height

    31.2 in

    793 mm

  • Length

    58.7 in

    1,490 mm

  • Weight

    1,036.2 lb

    470 kg

  • Required Hydraulic Flow

    93.0 in

    93.0 mm

    30-83 L/min (8-22 gpm)

  • Optimal Hydraulic Pressure

    93.0 in

    93.0 mm

    145-227 bar (2100-3300 psi)

  • Motor Displacement

    24 in³/rev

    393 cm³/rev

  • Brush Speed at Maximum Flow

    93.0 in

    93.0 mm

    190 rpm

  • Hopper Capacity

    0.6 yd³


  • Gutter Brush Weight

    88.2 lb

    40 kg

  • Drive Method

    93.0 in

    93.0 mm

    Direct Drive


Ideal for cleaning and removing dirt, rock, snow and other debris from streets, parking lots, driveways, sidewalks and factory floors.

Bi-Directional Sweeping

Utility Brooms have the ability to sweep and collect light debris on smooth surfaces in both forward or reverse.

Broom Material Options

Standard broom material is made of replaceable polypropylene and steel wire sections. Optional replacement brushes include all polypropylene and all steel wire.

Large Hopper Capacity

Large hopper capacity allows greater productivity with longer sweeping cycles. Wide bucket opening with bolt-on, replaceable cutting edge permits fast, efficient dumping.

Optional Dust Control

An optional water sprinkler kit is available which helps reduce the amount of airborne dust during your sweeping operations.

Rubber Boots

Rubber boots on front and sides of broom aid in containing debris and airborne contaminants during sweeping.


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