The heavy-duty reversible plate and high compaction performance make this product suitable for medium and large-scale landscaping and construction jobs. Compaction is required for backfilling retaining walls, creating solid foundations and locking paving stones in place. Every project requiring a strong foundation will benefit from initial plate compaction work.
How does a plate compactor work?
This large heavy-duty plate compactor combines a wide compacting base with diesel-powered vibrating energy for optimised compaction. Impact forces far heavier than the machine itself allow the user to compact large areas of ground quickly.
How do you use a plate compactor?
The 451kg – 699kg plate compactor is designed for ease of use. Controls are located on the handlebar for walk-behind operation and convenient manoeuvring of the plate compactor into position. This diesel compactor has a reversible plate, is self-propelling and has a high compaction rate.
How wide is a plate compactor?
The large plate compactor is close to a metre wide, allowing you to compact a lot of soil in minimal time. This machine is ideal for compacting sand, soil, stone and pavers, ensuring you create a firm base for your project. Coates Hire rates are the best on offer, and we provide a 24-hour online ordering service for your convenience, so check with your nearest branch for unbeatable deals on plate compactors and other equipment.