MBW GP18HC 18" x 22-½" Plate Compactor

The GP18HC is a portable and economical vibratory plate that provides outstanding soil compaction performance in sand, bank-run, gravel and more. Fabricated And Assembled in the USA!

GP18HC Advantages

  • Suspension system that places shock mounts in a predominantly shear mode and the high amplitude front end of the plate and a predominantly compressive mode at the low amplitude trailing end of the plate
  • This system reduces hand arm vibration and also better isolates all upper mass components, including the engine, from vibrations produced by the machine's exciter
  • With amplitudes up to .058 inches, centrifugal force up to 2000 lbf and travel speed to 75 ft. per minute
  • Ideal in confined areas of granular soils including sands, bank run, gravels and capable of achieving lift depths of up to 10" (25 cm)
  • Lightweight plate weighing 143 lbs (65 kg) is easy to lift and maneuver about the jobsite
  • Ideally as an economical alternative for small to medium soil compaction applications
  • One piece exciter with self cleaning open base plate design
  • Proudly Made in the USA

MBW GP18HC Plate Compactor Specifications

Horse Power3.5 hp
MotorHonda GX120 - Gas
Plate Size18 in. x 22.5 in.
Amplitude.058 in.
Centrifugal Force2100 lbs.
Exciter Speed5470 vpm
Compaction DepthUp to 10 in.
Travel SpeedUp to 75 ft./min.
Compaction Area 6750 sq. ft./ hr.
Operating Weight143 lbs.

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