Product Overview

Elgin regenerative air sweepers give contractors, municipalities and airports a powerful sweeper with versatility and productivity. The Elgin® Crosswind1® efficiently cleans large flat paved areas such as streets, parking lots, and airport runways. Mounted on the short-wheelbase of either conventional or cab-over chassis, the Elgin Crosswind1 is operated by simple rocker switches and equipped with all the essentials to get the job done right. A combination of large 8 yd3 (6 m3) hopper and 240 gal (908 L) water tank, plus excellent fuel efficiency, allow maximum productivity between trips to dumping, re-watering and fueling.


The Crosswind1 steps ahead as the market leader with innovative single-engine technology. This new easy-to-use design, with single button operation, will increase productivity and decrease maintenance time and costs. The Crosswind1 sweeper is also effective in frequent maintenance of permeable pavement. This sweeper is versatile and can easily pick up litter and chip seal. The large pickup head makes it desirable for many applications.

Why Crosswind

  • • Superior dust suppression
  • • Tilt body for traditional dumping of sweepings
  • • Dual-engine platform with patented SharedPower technology available

The Crosswind1 Eliminates:

  • • Maintaining two engines
  • • Complex aftertreament system, and maintenance
  • • Untimely auxiliary engine regenerations
  • • Cost exposure resulting from “missed” auxiliary engine regenerations
  • • Cumbersome belt tensioning systems
  • • Auxiliary engine noise and vibration