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Keeping down-time down and performance up.

Don’t let the lack of maintained cost you money. “A well oiled and cared for machine works much harder and longer than any other machine” Whether you have had your reversible plate compactor for a week, month or a year. You want to keep it working for as long as you can with just a few quick maintenance breaks in between. For this to happen you need to keep an eye on the engine, the oil levels and the belt and cable tensions. As these are the main reasons why your reversible plate compactor may experience that preventable unwanted breakdown...

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Small Roller Compactor For Sale

Small Roller Compactor For Sale

Regardless of how long you may have been in the construction industry you would have seen or perhaps operated a small walk behind-roller compactor. They are a sought-after piece of equipment for any kind of works on asphalt (and/or bitumen), granular material or soil compaction. As a world renowned light compact equipment manufacturer, Meiwa Japan has the experience of manufacturing the world’s most reliable rollers since 1945. If you are looking for reliability and long-term return on investment, Meiwa is what you are looking for. All our rollers are equipped with either a Honda or Kubota engine. With your roller...

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Maintaining Your Plate Compactor

Maintaining Your Plate Compactor

If you care for and maintain your machine your machine will work harder for longer! Your machine will need periodic adjusting, maintenance, and inspection at different intervals. These will be set out in the operating instructions and manuals – so make sure you read these manuals first. Here's a quick guide: Note: This is a guide only, please check your Operators Manual for more relevant information on your machine, and also some activities listed below are to be executed by skilled personnel only. Daily SAFETY CHECKS - PRE-STARTING Before starting each day, run a routine maintenance check or inspect the...

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Reversible Plate Compactor

Reversible Plate Compactor

It would be hard to imagine a building or construction site where they do not use any compaction equipment. Reversible plate compactors are commonly used tools on these larger projects, whether they are commercial, residential, or roadworks. As opposed to a normal single-direction compactor, as the name suggests the reversible plate compactor for sale is able to operate equally in both directions – Forward & Reverse. Doing this allows the operator to control the compactor easily, increasing the maneuverability of these large machines on all surfaces. Compactor baseplates are generally made from either steel or cast iron. The steel plates...

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Using a Concrete Saw Efficiently

Using a Concrete Saw Efficiently

There are many reasons for needing to learn how to be efficient at using a concrete saw and making sure you have the right blade. Some are safety, efficiency, accuracy, and then of course profitability. It isn’t always as easy as grabbing a saw and making the required cuts. Though we will go through some tips to help increase your chances of only having to make one good cut. Using the right saw & blade for the job. Making sure to know the difference between the concrete saw types and blade uses before beginning a project is essential: Wet saws:...

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