Why use GCP100-2 GASOLINE PLATE COMPACTOR?
GCP100-2 GASOLINE PLATE COMPACTOR
Gasoline plate compactor can prevent various structural problems such as cracking and leaking walls, foundation erosion, slab issues, and breakage in pipes and improve construction quality. The machine is often used in the small building foundation, various backfill construction, earth foundation compaction.
Operator comfort: Plate compactors vibrate, which can make operating them uncomfortable. Choose one with vibration-isolated steering handles to make operating it less taxing. Transport: Vibratory plate compactors are large and heavy. Look for a machine with lift handles and/or lift eyes for easy transport
Use the correct quantities and lubrication type, 10W-30 motor oil. Keep hands as clean as possible when handling bearings to prevent corrosion.
Aside from the plate itself, contractors should make sure the plate compactor comes with a water tank. The water helps create a barrier between the hot asphalt and the cold compaction plate preventing the plate from sticking to the asphalt, Erbel says.