GS6 Tempest

Model Specs
6.0 Cubic Meter Regenerative Air Sweeper

The Schwarze® GS6 Tempest™ is a heavy-duty, chassis mounted, regenerative air street sweeper with a 6.0 m3 hopper. The GS6 Tempest™ has over 25 years of successful operation around the world. From a hydraulic system designed with just-in-time principles to insure clean, fresh fittings to a blower system that generates a high velocity air column over 17,000 CFM, the Tempest™ is designed to work more and be down for maintenance less. The GS6 Tempest™ is a heavy-duty workhorse that will provide a high quality option with a low cost of ownership. Come to the people you know, for the products you trust.

Twin Engine Design8.4 Cubic Yard Hopper
Extra large Rear Dump Hopper134 HP John Deere Auxiliary Engine Tier 4 Final
CAN Bus Control SystemFull Color Sweeper Status and Information Display screen
144-Inch Sweeping SwathDual Hopper Access Doors
Whisper Wheel 30-Inch Radial Turbine Blower12-Inch Intake Tubes
Dual 46″-Inch Gutter BroomsGutterbroom Tilt
Back Up Alarm250 Gallon water dust control system
Multi Stage Dust Separation System
33,000 GVWR Cab Over Chassis33,000 GVWR Conventional Chassis
5-Speed AutomaticTransmissionAM/FM/USB Stereo
Rear Vision Camera SystemAir Conditioned Cab
Power WindowsPower Door Locks
Tilt Steering ColumnCruise Control
Special PaintFront Mounted Magnet Bar
Amber BeaconStobe Light Kit
Arrowboard KitAdditional Flood Lights
Hopper Hand HoseRemote Drop down screens
Hopper Dump Assist Shaker12-Volt Auxiliary Hydraulic System
Dual Steering and ControlsExtra Water
High Pressure Front SpraybarHigh pressure wash down
Hopper delugeHopper Drain
Head delugeDual outside hopper controls
Gutterbroom GEO
All Schwarze products are manufactured in an ASQ/ANSI/ISO 9001:2105 Standard quality system certified facility.Daily checks engine and hydraulic checks may be performed from the ground without raising the hopper.
Choice of 134 HP John Deere engine or130 hp Cummins for Increased productivity with more horsepower. All with auto-shutdown/auto de-rate for oil, coolant and hydraulic level out of safe range44″ Gutter Brooms
Increased broom surface area enables transfer of materials from a greater distance from the sweeping head.Recessed Gutter Broom Discs Lowers cost of operation by reducing twine to wrap on GB motor.
In Cab 27 Degree Hydraulic Allows on-the-fly gutter broom adjustments from cabVariable speed gutter brooms allow matching the broom speed to the aux engine and to the job.
Optional Gutter Broom Extension Override℠ (GEO℠) Increased usability of gutter brooms, and expandsVersatility in various applications. While eliminating the need for a center broom.
Optional in-cab gutter broom down pressure allows on the fly broom down pressure adjustmentAngled Rubber Blast Orifice pickup head Increases debris transfer while enabling high speed sweeping
90×36″ Sweeping Head for Increased Productivity with a larger area of surface cleaning (quicker transfer, no bulldozing)Schwarze exclusive “sweeps in reverse” head allows sweeping access where others can’t.
Optional pickup head deluge for easy head cleaning.Optional Broom in head for surface scrubbing
Bolt in Replaceable head transitionsLarge 8 cubic yard rear dumping hopper
True debris capacity (7 cu yard) is larger than many units its same class. Longer sweep time between offloads.Bolt in Pressure and Transition Tubes for longer life expectancy; reduced cost of ownership
High flow lift system allows fast dump cycle speeds.Optional abrasion resistant high strength stainless Steel hopper comes with a lifetime warranty as standard for lower cost operation.
29,000 Cubic Inch, Self-Cleaning, centrifugal and torturous path Circular Dust Separator eliminates the need for the operator to enter the confined debris body when cleaning the separator.Saw tooth Screens for increased screen surface area creates more productivity, and increases debris separation reducing carryover wear and lowers cost of operation.
14″ Suction and pressure Blast Tubes reduced clogging, increased pickup capability.Backup Alarms Alerts pedestrians and vehicles of reverse motion.
Optional rear lighting including strobes and arrow boards notify traffic behind sweeperOptional 8” Auxiliary Hand Hose for hard to clean spaces and Catch basin cleaning.
Whisper Wheel fan system features • 7% more power • 20% less fuel consumption • 70% less noise than previous model fan.Abrasion resistant steel blades eliminates the need for a fan coating increases life expectancy and reduces cost of ownership.
1.5 Grams Balanced Fan Both Sides Reduced vibration, and increased power range of the equipment.Bolt In, Replaceable Fan Liner for ease of maintenance and reduced cost of ownership
Leaf Bleeder Allows up to 80% air exhaust to increase performance under varying material conditions by increasing the head vacuum. The head vacuum also lifts the front flap eliminating the need for a curtain lifter.25 Gallon Hydraulic Tank Capacity reduces the heat build-up which creates a longer life expectancy for key hydraulic components.
Hydraulic Test Ports reduces troubleshooting time.Standard 12V DC Hydraulic Pump is able to raise and lower the sweeping head without the use of the aux engine.
Extra 350 Gallon Polyethylene Water Tank for a total of 600. Improved efficiency with fewer fill stops.Self-dumping magnet bar increases productivity and helps protect tires from damage
Operator friendly ergonomic controls.Can bus with on board diagnostics with fill color screen.
Sweeps-in-Reverse℠ Backup sweeping ability. Eliminates the need for the operator to raise and lower the sweeping head to reverse direction.PM 10 Certified Meets AQMD 1186 requirements to pick up and contain harmful particulates.
Optional Sound suppression system. Low Noise Levels Reduce operator stress; increased productivity in noise sensitive areas.One to Three Remote Cameras with In-cab video Monitor
LED Lighting for Increased visibility on the streets, and reduced cost of ownership.