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WP1550AW 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 for asphalt included
  • Premium plates feature 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
  • Wheel kit sold separately

  • Specifications:

  • Length x width x height (handle in working position): 34.5 x 19.5 x 38 in
  • Lowest working height: 20"
  • Size of base plate (L x W): 23 x 19.5 in
  • Operating weight: 194 lbs | 88 kg
  • Water tank capacity: 11 US qt
  • Compacted area: 9,750 ft 2/h
  • Forward speed: up to 100 ft/min
  • Gradeability: 30 %
  • Vibration frequency: 100 Hz
  • Max. centrifugal force: 3,375 lbs
  • Engine Type: Honda Gas  
  • Displacement: 9.9 in3
  • Max. power output (@3900 rpm): 5.5 hp
  • Rated power output (@3600 rpm): 5.0 hp
  • Fuel tank capacity: 3.9 US qt
  • Run Time: 2.1 hr
  • Water Tank: 2.75 US gal


    For questions or concerns, please feel free to contact us online, or call us directly here at (248) 348-8864.

    Hours of Operation:

    Monday-Friday: 7am-5pm

    Saturday/Sunday: CLOSED


    *All items are subject to availability. We will make our best efforts to inform you as soon as possible if the goods you have ordered are not available or if shipment may be delayed. All prices are subject to change without notification.

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