Recommended Carrier Weight

40 - 70 US tons

36 - 64 metric tons

Working Weight

fixed: 4,000 lbs swivel: 4,475 lbs

fixed: 1,814 kg swivel: 2,030 kg

The C12C plate compactor is compatible with excavators in the 36-64 ton range.  Visit the Attachment Wizard to see which NPK plate compactor / driver is best suited for your carrier!




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Impulse Force 45,000 lbf
Cycles per Minute 2,200 rpm
Oil Flow 70 gpm 265 lpm
Operating Pressure 2,000 - 2,500 psi 138 - 172 bar
Relief Pressure Setting 2,600 psi 179 bar
Swivel Feature optional
Baseplate Dimensions 45 x 58 in 1,143 - 1,473 mm
Compaction Area 18.1 sq ft 1.7 sq m
Height 55 in 1,397 mm
Width 45 in 1,143 mm
Chuck Opening N/A
Chuck Oil Flow N/A
Chuck Pressure N/A