Schwarze A7 Zephyr Sweeper

Schwarze A7 Zephyr Sweeper

The Schwarze A7 Zephyr is is specifically designed and certified by the FAA for high-speed runway sweeping. The broom assist pickup head can be positioned at a windrow angle. Optional fixed or rotating side blast nozzles blow lighter debris. Poly, rather than steel, side brooms are standard.

The Schwarze A7 Zephyr exceeds the capacities of all others in its class with a 134 HP auxiliary engine, an 8.4 cubic yard hopper, 56 degree dump angle, 44″ gutter brooms, up to 600 gallon water capacity and 25% more spray nozzles.

It’s Whisper Wheel 10-blade closed radial fan technology out performs all others while operating at up to 70% lower noise levels than the rest of the class. The A7 sweeps in forward or reverse without optional axle chains, hydraulically tilt dumps with no raker bar and provides 40% more screen area than its nearest competitor.

Popular options include a lifetime warrantied stainless steel hopper, extra 350 gallon water tank, increased gutter broom usability via Gutter Broom Extension Override (GEO) and an 8′ auxiliary hand hose for cleaning tight areas.

Like all Schwarze sweepers, the A7 Zephyr is American made in an ASQ/ANSI/ISO 9001:2105 Standard quality system certified facility in Huntsville, Alabama.

Technical Specifications


Sweeping Path

Pickup Head Only: 90", Pickup Head & 1 Gutter Broom: 117", Pickup Head & 2 Gutter Brooms: 144"

Hopper Capacity

7 cu yds (usable), 8.4 cu yds (volumetric)

High-Dump Clearance

Water Tank Capacity


John Deere 4045T In-Line 4 Cylinder

Power Source

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