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Plate compactors are used in a variety of paving projects including landscaping, driveway construction and preparation of foundations for concreting. Carnegie Smart Hire is proud to offer plate compactor hire to ensure you have the right tool for the job.

If you require assistance in selecting the best equipment for your project, please don’t hesitate to get in touch with our friendly team about equipment hire. We can recommend the appropriate wacker packer hire and vibrating plate hire to help you get the job done quickly and efficiently. Furthermore, we offer both short and long term hire rates, as well as a special weekend rate to best cater to your needs.

Vibrating Plate Heavy Duty 3.7 Tonne Compaction

Smart Hire's vibrating plates are ideal for sections of granular soil such as patios, walkways, and pavers. This type of wacker plate is too large to fit in most cars and would either require a ute, trailer or truck for transportation and ramps or a forklift for loading and unloading. 



  • Easy to control and very manoeuvrable 
  • Easily transported with mounted wheels 
  • Simple to operate 
  • Shock absorbing mounts reduce vibration through the handle 
  • Foldable handle



  • Compact sand 
  • Compact screenings, road base, path and driveway toppings 
  • Compact soil 
  • Compact pavers



Operating data 

Operating weight 

274 kg

Centrifugal force 

37 kN

Base plate size (W x L)

600 x 703 mm

Base plate thickness 

10 mm

Height (without guide handle)

758 mm

Operating height 

871 mm

Operating width 

600 mm

Advance travel max. (depending on soil & environmental factors)

26 m/min

Surface capacity max. (depending on soil & environmental factors)

936 m²/h

Engine / Motor 

Engine / Motor type 

Air-cooled single-cylinder, four-cycle diesel engine

Fuel consumption 

0.6 l/h

Tank capacity (fuel)

5 l

Power transmission 

From drive motor via a centrifugal clutch and V-belt direct to the exciter.


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Vibrating Plate Heavy Duty 3.7 Tonne Compaction
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Sun: Closed
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21-25 Coora Road,
Oakleigh South, VIC 3167

Phone: 03 8546 5744


1076 Dandenong Road,
Carnegie, VIC 3163

Phone: 03 9571 9488


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