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Wacker-Neuson WP 1540AW Plate Compactor (Asphalt)

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Premium asphalt plates feature a durable baseplate for various applications. These premium vibratory asphalt plates feature a tough, wear resistant, ductile iron baseplate offering high strength and shock resistance. This computer designed baseplate has a tapered bottom and edges for high speed and excellent maneuverability. Designed for the compaction of granular and mixed materials with some cohesive content in confined areas such as parking lots, highway and bridge construction, next to structures, curbs, and abutments.

Key Features

 Length 34.5 in. (875 mm)
 Height Handle in Working Position: 38 in. (965 mm)
Lowest Working: 20 in. (510 mm)
 Width 15.5 in. (400 mm)
 Operating Weight 190 lbs. (86 kg)
 Engine Make Honda
 Engine Type Air-cooled, 4-cycle, 1-cylinder
 Gross Horsepower 5.5 hp (4.1 kW) @ 3,600 rpm
 Fuel Type Gas
 Fuel Tank Capacity 3.9 qt. (3.7 l)
 Drive Power transmission from engine via centrifugal clutch and V-belt onto exciter which transmits centrifugal force onto baseplate
 Gradeability Maximum (depending on soil): 30%
 Travel Speed Forward (maximum): 100 fpm (30 m/min.)
 Application Asphalt
 Water Tank Capacity 11 qt. (10.5 l)
 Vibration Frequency 6,000 vpm (100 Hz)
 Force Maximum Centrifugal: 3,375 lbf (15 kN)
 Plate Size Base: 23 x 15.5 in. (585 x 400 mm)

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