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Is the pave tech 50 compactor a good machine

Discussion in 'Hardscaping' started by blessed with two, Apr 16, 2009.

  1. blessed with two

    blessed with two LawnSite Member
    Messages: 4

    I am cosidering a pave tech 50 compactor. It is 5000 lbs. of force and travels at 90 ft. a minute. Is this to fast to set pavers in the sand? Is the machine reliable ?
  2. AllHardscaping

    AllHardscaping LawnSite Member
    Messages: 77

    Never used it. I use the Dynapac lf 3820. It works well for base and setting pavers. Youll need to take a few more passes on the base with it then the 5000 lb machine, up front cost savings though. Depends on how many jobs you are doing.

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