Best small plate tamper?

Discussion in 'Hardscaping' started by alldayrj, Nov 29, 2013.

  1. DVS Hardscaper

    DVS Hardscaper LawnSite Fanatic
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    So - what did your sales rep say?
     
  2. jmkr02

    jmkr02 LawnSite Senior Member
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    I was thinking of having a smaller compactor to have in the truck for the final tamp on the top of the pavers. our bomag is kinda heavy and when you need to put the rubber on the bottom of the tamper that takes time and you cant slide the tamper anywhere after the rubber is installed. a smaller lighter tamper would be nice if affordable.
     
  3. bomag

    bomag LawnSite Member
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    List price $2800 on the mbw, compared to a wacker wp 1550 which is right around $2200 list.
     
  4. bomag

    bomag LawnSite Member
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    jmk, check out the wacker vp1135 only 137 pounds and we sell them for around 1500 bucks with a honda
     
  5. DVS Hardscaper

    DVS Hardscaper LawnSite Fanatic
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    We use plywood, no rubber
     
  6. scagrider22

    scagrider22 LawnSite Bronze Member
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    Toro bought out Stone and rebadged them toro, has anyone seen them yet? Im looking to buy a second plate compactor.
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  7. Dountman

    Dountman LawnSite Member
    from MA
    Posts: 85

    Check out Weber MT compactors.
     

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