Recommended Carrier Weight

15 - 32.5 US tons

13.6 - 29.5 metric tons

Working Weight

fixed: 2,100 lbs swivel: 2,325 lbs

fixed: 953 kg swivel: 1,055 kg

The C8C plate compactor is compatible with excavators in the 15-32.5 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 24,000 lbf
Cycles per Minute 2,200 rpm
Oil Flow 43 gpm 163 lpm
Operating Pressure 2,000 - 2,500 psi 138 - 172 bar
Relief Pressure Setting 2,600 psi 179 bar
Swivel Feature optional
Baseplate Dimensions 34 x 46 in 864 - 1,169 mm
Compaction Area 10.9 sq ft 1 sq m
Height 45 in 1,143 mm
Width 34 in 864 mm
Chuck Opening N/A
Chuck Oil Flow N/A
Chuck Pressure N/A