Schmidt SNK 55.1

Airport Snow Plough


  • Lightweight snow plough with optimum clearing properties, ideal for attachment to tractors and trucks with low payloads.
  • Geometrically shaped plough blade ensures optimum snow ejection.
  • Height-adjustable, pneumatic-tyred castor wheels for optimum running performance fitted as standard.
  • Patented three-point lifting mechanism for optimum lateral inclination.
  • Plough blades can be swivelled up to 45° for optimum snow ejection in all snow conditions.


Vehicle requirements

Suitable for attachment to trucks and tractors.


Lifting and swivelling mechanism

Three-point lifting mechanism for optimum power transmission to the vehicle. Hydraulic lifting and lowering mechanism. Infinitely adjustable lifting with locking function. Infinitely adjustable hydraulic swivelling device (right/left). Positioning angles of 25° to 45° can be selected.


Blade & Support frame

Single-blade snow plough made of sturdy, lightweight plastic. Sturdy steel frame structure for power transmission. Pneumatictyred, adjustable castor wheels for smooth running of the snow plough.


Deviation system
Automatic spring-loaded override system makes it possible to safely ride over obstacles without damaging the snow plough.


Hydraulics & Operation

Fits vehicle hydraulic systems with quadruple control connection for snow plough operation. Operated via the PS5 control panel in
the driver’s cab. Optional: Electrohydraulic system

Technical data

SNK 55.1
Cutting edge length (mm) 5515
Clearing width (mm) 4535 (35°) / 3920 (45°)
Plough height middle (mm) 1175
Plough height (right/left) (mm) 1118
Center of gravity distance (mm) 1256
Operational weight ca. (kg) 1110
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