New line of Yardmax plate compactors

Yardmax announced the availability of its new line of Yardmax plate compactors. Presented in varying compaction forces of 1,850, 2,500 and 3,000 pounds, this versatile equipment is designed to meet the demands of any small- to medium-sized outdoor project, delivering consistent compaction force to lengthen the life of the applied pavement. Yardmax plate compactors are available on and competitively priced, starting at $399.

Built for reliable, long-lasting durability and engineered for packing down loose, granular soils, gravel, sand and other crushed aggregate, Yardmax plate compactors ensure reduced water seepage, swelling and erosion to create a tight, air-free foundation with long lasting effect. This equipment eases the operator’s workload by offering premium design features – such as solid steel parts, attached wheels for easy transportation, recoil ignition and vibration-absorbing handles, as standard – for no upcharge.

“The versatility delivered by this family of products matches the needs and various levels of expertise our customers have,” said Shad Shafer, Yardmax vice president. “As we continue to expand our product line with a wide range of offerings, we’re dedicated to maintaining a strong customer focus and delivering what’s missing in the market.”

The efficient 79cc 1,850-pound compaction force plate compactor delivers 5,900 blows per minute using a 2.5-hp. engine. Ideal for residential paving projects in advance of pouring concrete or laying bricks and stone, this model is competitively priced at $399. Additionally, the mid-size 196cc 2,500-pound compaction force plate compactor produces 5,500 blows per minute using a 6.5-hp. engine to help resist erosion and maintain the integrity of pavement jobs. This mid-sized model is priced at $499.