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10.03 Pile Brush Only Dry Ext


									Certified® has pioneered and developed the use of the pile                                                                                What are the experts saying?
brush longer than any other machine manufacturer. Certified®                                                                              The 1998 Building Service Contractors Association International
introduced the first two-motor horizontal Pile Brush unit ever                                                                            Carpet Guide says “The pile brush type vacuum will remove deeply embed-
                                                                                                                                          ded soil, and open up a nap more than a regular, lightweight vacuum. Usually,
manufactured. It is the opinion of thousands of Certified® Pile
                                                                                                                                          a pile brush machine will be used weekly on traffic lanes, monthly on all of the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   New Carpet pile
Brush users, that no cleaning job is complete or professionally                                                                           carpeted areas, and always just before any cleaning process. The pile brush              before heavy traffic,
                                                                                                                                          vacuum is a dual-purpose machine because it is used both to maintain com-                dirt, moisture, etc:
done unless prepared by pile brushing. Skillfully engineered
                                                                                                                                          mercial carpet and to clean”.                                                            •Soft Pile
and ruggedly built, the Certified® Pile Brush is the industry’s
leader.                                                                                                                                   Shaw Industries, one of the leading manufacturers of carpet, says,
                                                                                                                                          “Using a pile lifter in traffic lanes just prior to cleaning will remove the deeply      •Breathability
                                                                                                                                          embedded soil and open up the pile so the hot water extraction can be more                in fiber
                                                                                                                                          effective. After using a pile lifter, the final step...will be less difficult.”
                                                                  What will the Certified® Pile Brush do for me?                          Additionally, Shaw’s recommendation for in-house maintenance
                                                                        • Improve indoor air quality throughout a                         specifies “Use a pile high traffic areas.” Shaw’s description of a
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         New Carpet
                                                                          facility.                                                       pile brush might as well
                                                                        • Enhance performance of cleaning chemicals.                      be Certified’s pile
                                                                                                                                          brush, it is “
                                                                        • Help remove traffic pattern areas.
                                                                                                                                          upright two motor
                                                                        • Restore breathability back into the carpet.                     vacuum with a
                                                                        • Break up and remove deeply embedded                             large, adjustable,                                                                        Carpet pile with
                                                                          soil in your carpet.                                            gentle bristle
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    heavy traffic, insuffi-
                                                                        • Add life to your commercial or                                  brush with a motor,
                                                                                                                                          a high suction
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    cient maintenance,
                                                                          residential carpet.
                                                                                                                                          vacuum motor, and a                                                                       dirt, moisture, etc:
                                                                        • Groom the nap.
                                                                                                                                          sand trap.”                                                                               •Crushed Pile
                                                                        The one essential tool for proper carpet                                                                                                                    •Non-Uniform
                                                                        care, the Certified® Model “S” Pile Brush
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    •Pile without
                                                                        removes the deeply embedded dry                                   What is missed by                                                                          Breathability
                                                                        particulate matter from the carpet while                          regular vacuuming?
                                                                        helping groom the nap, eliminate                        traffic
                                                                        patterns and prolong the life of your carpet                      Certified’s Dirt-O-Meter shows you dry
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Traffic lane after
                                                                        and rugs.                                                           soil recovered with the Pile Brush. This is                                                                                                   12 months
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           (1 year)
                                                                                                                                              embedded soil that is missed with regular vacuuming.

                                                                  Why the Certified® Pile Brush Stands out!
                                                                        • Dual motor system.
                                                                                                                                          Where and when do I use the Pile Brush?
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Carpet pile restored
                                                                                                                                                            • Traffic lanes and heavy pivot areas in hallways and in
The Certified® Pile Brush works on both a sweeping and a vac-           • One motor drives a 4.5 inch diameter vegetable
                                                                                                                                                              front of reception areas.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   after Pile Brush is
uum action. The 4.5 inch brush gets down to the base of the
                                                                          fiber or nylon brush.                                                                                                                                    used in a maintenance
                                                                                                                                                            • Entrances into buildings.
                                                                        • New, quieter motor drives vacuum.                                                                                                                        program:
carpet fibers to break-up caked, embedded soils and dry par-                                                                                                • Elevator areas.
                                                                                           • Improved Filtration.                                                                                                                  •Pile restored
ticulate matter, which are swept by the brush into the sand

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   •Uniform pile

                                                                                           • Self leveling base.

trap area. Once in the sand trap area, all of the heavy par-                                                                                                                                      When?
                                                                                           • Larger bag capacity.                                                                                                                  •Recovered
ticles such as pebbles, paper clips, sand, and tacks rest in                                                                                                                                      • Always the first step
                                                                                           • Sand trap for collecting larger                                                                        in restorative cleaning.
the sand trap. The vacuum motor then pulls the smaller,                                     particles, and allowing just fine                                                                                                      •Improves Appearance
                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Minimum of once a
                                                                                            dry particulate to pass through
lighter particles into the vacuum bag. This process keeps                                                                                                                                           week. More frequently                                                         The same Traffic lane after
                                                                                            the vacuum motor into paper                                                                                                                                                            the Certified Pile Brush
                                                                                                                                                                                                    with heavy foot traffic
the larger particles from being pulled into the vacuum motor                                bag insert.

                                                                                                                                                                                                    and wear.                   Above carpet pile photos are from a traffic pattern lane in the same area.
and causing damage.                                                                        • Solid die cast aluminum construction.
                                                                                                                                           *Shaded areas indicate pile brush usage.
Certified Pile Brush
  Is As Easy As
                                                   Facts & Specs
                                                                                   MOTOR: Out in the open away from dust and grit means
       1•2•3                                                                       longer life.
                                                                                   TRANSMISSION: Brush drive is positive and geared to
                                                                                   motor to insure continuous brush action even when pile is
STEP      1                                                                        high or badly matted.
                                                                                   OPERATION: Only the Certified ® Pile Brush is self-leveling
Scope your facility to determine the car-                                          and depth of brushing varies on the same rug conditions
pet problem areas, then determine the                                              and height of pile.
lie of the carpet pile. The Pile Brush is a
                                                                                   BRUSH: Certified® solid spiral brush
ready-to-use machine. Just plug into the                                           has gentle grooming action - does
outlet. The height of the handle can be                                            not break, cut or pull pile loop.
freely adjusted to desired height.                                                 Does not mat and is self-cleaning.
                                                                                   Only Certified® permits reversing of
                                                                                   brush for longer wear. Also
                                                                                   available with tufted nylon brush.
STEP      2                                                                        PORTABLE: The Certified® Pile Brush can be wheeled up a
                                                                                   flight of stairs.
Firmly grip the handle and hold in on the                                          VACUUM SYSTEM: Certified’s exclusive sand trap prevents
lever under the handle. The pile brush                                             bobby pins, paper clips, carpet tacks or other metallic
will gently pull you with the machine. To                                          objects from ruining vacuum fan blades. Only lint and dust
operate most effectively, always start in a                                        reach the blades and refill bag.
corner of the area to be pile brushed fac-
ing the lay of the pile.
                                              Certified Dry Extraction Pile Lifter Specs:
                                              WEIGHT:                       67 lbs.. (30.4 kilo)
                                              OVERALL WIDTH:                19.25” (48.90 cm)
STEP      3                                   OVERALL DEPTH:
                                              OVERALL HEIGHT:
                                              BRUSH DRIVE MOTOR:
                                                                            18” (45.72 cm)
                                                                            43.25” (109.86 cm)
                                                                            1/2 hp, 60Hz, 115 volt
Run the Pile Brush forward two to three
                                              BRUSH LENGTH:                 15” Self-Leveling (38.10 cm)
steps and pull back over the same area.
                                              BRUSH DIAMETER:               4.5” (10.16 cm)
This is where the pile brush is most effec-   Choice of two brushes:        Solid reversible Vegetable fill, Tufted nylon
tive, lifting the pile and removing the       VACUUM MOTOR:                 1/2 hp universal 115 volt
deeply embedded soil. The Pile Brush          BASE:                         Polished rugged aluminum casting
action is complete on the back stroke,        CABLE:                        50’ x 14.3 U.L. approved
against the lay of the nap. Adjust the pile   SWITCH:                       Momentary contact
brush handle to a 90° angle and place a       GEARED DRIVE:                 No slipping
                                              OUTER BAG:                    Heavy C-Tex™ material
wooden block behind the brush to keep
                                                                            (Collection efficiency 97.25% @ 0.3 microns)
from flattening out.                          SAND TRAP:                    Exclusive hinged sand trap on bottom to top loading refill
                                                                            filter bag protect vacuum motor from metal, heavy objects
                                              WHEELS:                       4” heavy duty, non-marking
                                              FLOOR ROD:                    Heavy 1/4” (32 cm) wall tubing fully adjustable
                                              HANDLE:                       Extra wide 18” (45.72 cm)
                                              SWITCH LEVER:                 5” (12.7 cm) plastic coated finger tip control
                                              SHIPPING WEIGHT:              80 lbs.. (36.3 kilo)

                                                     Every Pile Brush is personally hand crafted in the United States.

                                                           10966 Industrial Parkway, Bolivar, Ohio 44612
                                              800-443-4321 or fax 330-874-3366
                                                                             Made In America

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