Robot Window Cleaner FAQ

Can HOBOT clean frameless glass?

Yes, the HOBOT 298 and 2S is capable of cleaning frameless glass.

Can HOBOT clean 1st and 2nd floor windows?

Yes, just make sure you attach the emergency lanyard before operating.

I’m a business owner, which is the right model for me?

The most suitable model is the HOBOT 298, due to its speed, ultrasonic sprayer and ability to get into corners.

Can I use Windex with my HOBOT 198?

Yes. Make sure that you remove dust first with a dry clean. Only spray a small amount on the bottom pad for the second clean, avoid spraying it directly on the window.

What solution can I use with my HOBOT 388 and 298?

It is recommended to use the HOBOT window detergent or water. This is to prevent blocking the Ultrasonic sprayer.

What spare parts are available?

You retailer will have spare clothes, ultrasonic spray tanks and HOBOT window detergent in stock. It is also available online.

What happens if the power goes out whilst the robot window cleaner is operating?

You HOBOT as an inbuilt UPS that will keep your HOBOT connected to the window for 20 minutes if there is a power failure.

Which robot is best for salt spray?

Salt spray creates friction. Friction can cause the 298 and 2S to get stuck or leave streaks. Hence the 388 is recommended for salt spray.

Who is HOBOT?

Hobot is the world leading manufacturer of robotic window cleaners, they have been in business for over 10 years.

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