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Compactor or Rammer: Which is Right for You?

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If you want to do a construction job the right way, compaction is a necessary endeavor. It increases the resistance of the soil, reduces the severity of soil settlement and creates a solid stable support for pavements, driveways and structures to stand on. Depending on the type and size of job, there are a few different compaction options you can choose from. Among them, vibrating plate compactors and tamping rammers remain the most popular.   Vibrating plate compactors utilize vibration force to settle the dirt below. In contrast, tamping rammers (also known as jumping jacks) employ impact force to compact...

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Everything Construction: Vibrating Plate Compactors Buying Guide

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Whether you’re looking to compress soil to achieve higher ground stability for your next building project or to do paving and pavement maintenance, a vibrating plate compactor perfectly fits in with your needs. Start your search for the perfect vibrating plate compactor with our overview of the most important specifications and features to consider. Types of Vibrating Plate Compactors There are three main types of vibrating plate compactors: i) single vibrating plate compactors, ii) reversible vibrating plate compactors, and iii) high performance vibrating plate compactors. The one you choose would depend on the size and type of job you want...

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