Wacker Neuson Plate Compactor - Single Direction

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SKU: WP1550A
Wacker Neuson

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Wacker Neuson WP 1550A Premium Plate Compactor

The Wacker premium plates series feature an upgraded base plate and a belt-driven exciter which provide increased maneuverability. Ideal for any compaction needs including asphalt compaction.


  • Water tank & wheel kit sold separately
  • Premium plates features a belt-driven exciter for increased durability
  • Patented computer designed base plate 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
  • Lightweight, high strength aluminum components including the engine console and belt guard have been combined for reduced weight and easy machine handling
  • Straight, center-mounted guide handle offers superior maneuverability and can be lowered within inches of the surface to operate plate under obstacles and form work
  • High inertia clutch with adjustable shims ensures smoother operation, longer belt life, and simplified belt adjustment
  • Many lifting points and front lift cage offer easier loading and unloading for operator convenience

Wacker WP1550A Specifications
Length x width x height (handle in working position)34.5 x 19.5 x 38 in
Lowest working height20 in
Size of base plate (L x W)23 x 19.5 in
Operating weight 194 lbs | 88 kg
Water tank capacity11 US qt
Compacted area9,750 ft 2/h
Forward speedup to 100 ft/min
Gradeability30 %
Vibration frequency100 Hz
Max. centrifugal force3,375 lbs
Engine Type Air-cooled, 4 cycle single cylinder
Displacement9.9 in3
Max. power output (@3900 rpm)5.5 hp
Rated power output (@3600 rpm)5.0 hp
Fuel tank capacity3.9 US qt
Run Time2.1 hr
Water Tank2.75 US gal
Questions & Answers
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Do you have the pad kit for a Wacker 1550 plate tamper?

Yes, we do offer pad kits for this machine here.

Does this model have a ductile iron plate?

The base plate is manufactured from wear-resistant nodular cast iron.

Sorry, I didn’t realize I wrote same model. Here is my question: what is the difference between wp1550aw and wp1550a?

The Wacker 1550AW has the water tank for asphalt included

Where can i get parts for my Wacker VP1135 in Newfoundland Canada? Thanks

We can get Wacker parts for you. We ship internationally. Please contact our customer service team at 1-800-709-0002 for assistance

air filter number for this compactor, thanks.

The air filter insert is Wacker part number 0217459. Please contact our customer service center at 1-800-709-0002 to place an order.

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