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19 September 2023

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Top 10 Questions Answered About The i-scrub 30 Orbital Floor Scrubber

In the world of commercial and industrial floor cleaning, the i-scrub 30 Orbital Floor Scrubber is a game-changer. If you're seeking a versatile, efficient, and powerful cleaning solution, you're in the right place. This article delves deep into the top 10 questions you may have about the i-scrub 30, providing you with comprehensive insights to make an informed decision for your cleaning needs.

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Top 10 Questions Answered About The i-scrub 30 Orbital Floor Scrubber
Key Insights
  • Versatile Cleaning Solution: The i-scrub 30 comes in two variants, electric (30E) and battery-powered (30B), designed for commercial and industrial settings. It can effectively clean a wide range of surfaces, including carpets, vinyl, tiles, concrete, and more, with up to 8x more cleaning power than other machines.
  • Key Features and Specifications: The i-scrub 30B offers oscillating technology with a rapid 1650 RPM brush rotation speed, a detachable solution tank, battery-powered operation, heavy-grade aluminum diecast housing, and quick-release handles for ease of use.
  • Brush Options and Battery Life: Users can choose from various brush options to suit different floor types. The battery-powered i-scrub 30B offers flexibility with runtime ranging from 75 to 119 minutes depending on the battery used, allowing for extended cleaning sessions.

In the world of commercial and industrial floor cleaning, the i-scrub 30 Orbital Floor Scrubber is a game-changer. If you're seeking a versatile, efficient, and powerful cleaning solution, you're in the right place. This article delves deep into the top 10 questions you may have about the i-scrub 30, providing you with comprehensive insights to make an informed decision for your cleaning needs.

What is the i-scrub 30 Orbital Floor Scrubber?

The i-scrub 30 Orbital Floor Scrubber is a versatile floor cleaning solution available in two variants: the i-scrub 30E, a powerful electric Orbital scrubber, and the i-scrub 30B, the battery-powered variant.

These machines are designed to excel in commercial and industrial settings, delivering advanced cleaning technology for a wide range of floor surfaces. It has the ability to clean both hard floors and carpets with encapsulation cleaning and uses orbital technology to provide up to 8x more cleaning power than other single disc machines.

Here's a comparison table highlighting the key differences between the two i-scrub 30 variants:

Featurei-scrub 30Ei-scrub 30B
Weight 13 kg 12.6 kg (without batteries) 14.4kg (with batteries)
Size128 x 37.5 x 27 cm 27 x 23 x 120 cm
Power 250 Watts Battery-powered (i-power 9, 14, or 20)
Brush Speed 1650 RPM 1650 RPM
Cleaning Width 30 cm 30 cm
Cable Length 10 m Not applicable (cordless)
Clean Water Tank 1.7 L 1.7 L
Power Source Electric Battery

The i-scrub 30E operates with electric power, providing a continuous clean with its long cable, making it suitable for larger spaces. On the other hand, the i-scrub 30B is a battery-powered variant, offering cordless convenience and flexibility to work in various locations. Users can choose from different i-power battery options for the i-scrub 30B.

Both variants share the same brush speed, cleaning width, and water tank capacity, ensuring effective and efficient cleaning of various floor surfaces. The choice between these variants depends on your specific cleaning needs and the convenience of either electric or battery-powered operation.

What types of surfaces can the i-scrub 30 Single Disc Scrubber clean?

The i-scrub 30 is a powerful orbital carpet & hard floor cleaning machine. It is effective at cleaning a wide range of floor surfaces, including:

- Carpet (encapsulation cleaning using microfiber pads)

- Vinyl & Lino

- Tiles

- Slates

- Terracotta tiles

- Smooth concrete

- Marble

- Cork

- Granite

- Travertine

- Ceramic and Porcelain tiles

- Limestone

- Epoxy non-slip floors

- Rubber

What are the key features and specifications of the i-scrub 30?

The i-scrub 30B boasts several key features and specifications, including:

- Oscillating technology with a rapid 1650 RPM brush rotation speed for fast and deep cleaning.

- A detachable solution tank for easy filling, refilling, and cleaning while on the job.

- A closed-off cover design that protects the engine from exposure to water, enhancing durability.

- Battery-powered operation for flexibility, and the option to use an extra i-power battery for continuous 24/7 use.

- Heavy-grade aluminum diecast housing, which adds resistance and weight to increase brush pressure for efficient cleaning.

- Quick release handles that allow for easy adjustment to suit various working conditions.

- Foldable wheels for convenient transport.

What chemicals should I use with the i-scrub 30?

Your i-scrub is compatible with a wide range of cleaning chemical solutions. We do however recommend the following:

- Stick to chemicals between 3-11 on the pH scale

- Use low-foaming chemicals to avoid sticky residue on your floors

- Ensure the tank is dosed with the correct chemical-to-water ratio

- Check with the floor manufacturer’s guidelines for specific cleaning advice

- Do not use solvents

- Rinse through with clean water after using harsh chemicals

Is the i-scrub 30 easy to operate, and do I need specialized training to use it?

The i-scrub 30 is designed with user-friendliness in mind. While basic operation is straightforward, some training may be recommended to ensure users fully understand its features and can optimize its performance. Manufacturers or distributors may offer training resources to assist users.

What are the maintenance requirements for the i-scrub 30, and how often should it be serviced?

Regular maintenance is essential to keep the i-scrub 30 in top working condition. We recommend regular in-house maintenance of your i-scrub 30 to keep it in optimal working order. If using chemicals in the unit, we suggest rinsing out the solution tank and flushing the line after use. It is also recommended to charge the battery after every use. Also ensure that the brushes are regularly inspected and replaced as needed.

All other servicing should be performed by an authorized service center. There are no user serviceable parts inside.

Does the i-scrub 30 come with different brush options for various floor types?

Yes, the i-scrub 30 offers various brush options that users can select based on the specific floor type and cleaning requirements. This flexibility allows users to adapt the machine to different surfaces, enhancing its versatility.
Included Accessories Include:

- Brushes

Soft and medium scrubbing brushes

- Pad Drives

Pad holders for the i-scrub 30 pads

- Pads

Polishing & microfibre pads

- Customisable Add Ons

Hard grey brush for heavy scrubbing

For a full overview of the different pads and brushes available, watch our video below.

How does the i-scrub 30 Single Disc Machine handle different types of floor stains and dirt?

The i-scrub 30's oscillating technology, combined with its high brush speed and water solution, effectively agitates and lifts stains and dirt from the floor surface. The machine's efficiency may vary depending on the type and severity of the stains, as well as the brush type used. Most stains, dirt or grime will typically lift after a few passes.

What is the runtime or battery life of the i-scrub 30 on a single charge?

The i-scrub 30B offers users the flexibility of cordless operation with battery-powered i-power 9 and i-power 14 options. The runtime varies depending on the battery used, with the i-power 9 providing75 minutes of runtime and the i-power 14 offering 119 minuteson a single charge. This allows for extended cleaning sessions without the need for constant recharging.

10. Does the i-scrub 30 Floor Scrubber have a suction function?

The i-scrub 30 Orbital Floor Cleaner primarily relies on its oscillating brushes and water solution for cleaning and does not include a built-in suction function. After cleaning a surface with the i-scrub we recommend wiping the surface with a mop or cloth to remove any remaining residue.

Take a look at our informative video on our Orbital Floor Scrubber, the i-scrub 30B here or for the i-scrub 30E click here. Please reach out for any other questions or for a full demonstration.