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Old 01-24-2011, 03:37 PM
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Plate compactor? Advice on which brand?

I am in the market for a plate compactor and have no idea on which brand I should go with. Is there any certain brand that is a little bit better than all of the others? Please let me know as any help would be much appreciated!
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I own a rental yard and have tried many different types and brands of plate compactors and reversibles to find the best for the price, I have had bad luck with Northern tool and the really cheap ones on ebay.
i have had good luck with Bomag and PackerBrothers. I feel that packerbrothers is the best buy for the money because you buy direct i have liked the quality. Bomag has also been good to me but i have pretty much switch to PackerBrothers because simlar quality but prices are lower and customer service has been a good experience
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I also have used Packer Brothers and liked the quality and service.
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I have a wacker and its been nothing but reliable. I highly suggest it.
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At my full time job. our pavement patch crew uses a wacker packer. atleast 3 hrs a day noproblem. its pretty old too n runs like a champ.
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We use a wacker and have had good luck with it.
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Our Wacker is very reliable and is built well. It looks good too, I always have to tell people to stop staring at my Wacker.
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I am in the market for a plate compactor and have no idea on which brand I should go with. Is there any certain brand that is a little bit better than all of the others? Please let me know as any help would be much appreciated!
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