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Wacker BPU2540A

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The smallest reversible plate in the line is the BPU 2540A that offers excellent compaction results with added job site versatility. The unique integrated wheel set simplifies the task of moving a reversible plate around the job site and shop floor. This is an ideal plate for compaction of interlocking paving stones, trenches, paths, sidewalks and maintenance jobs.

  • Single lever direction control provides for easy operation.
  • Easy access throttle control simplifies operation and reduces operator fatique
  • Specially designed shockmount system offers a virtually vibration-free guide handle for increased operator comfort and reduced operator fatigue.
  • Tough ductile iron base plate is extremely durable even under extreme conditions and provides a long service life

Product files and documents

BPU2540A PDF file, 202.5 KB

Operating weight 309 lbs
Centrifugal force 5,625 lbsf
Base plate thickness 0.4 in
Operating width 15.8 in
Height (without guide handle) 26 in
Operating height - Adjustable Guide Handle - Down 31.5 in
Operating height - Adjustable Guide Handle - Up 45 in
Frequency 90 Hz
Advance travel (depending on soil & environmental factors) 68.9 ft/min
Surface capacity (depending on soil & environmental factors) 5,425 ft²/h
Gradeability (depending on soil & environmental factors) 30%
Engine / Motor type Air-cooled single-cylinder, four-cycle gasoline engine
Engine / Motor manufacturer Honda
Engine / Motor GX160
Displacement 9.9 in³
Operating performance     (DIN ISO 3046) 5.5 hp
at rpm 3,600 rpm
Fuel consumption 0.2US gal/h
Tank capacity - Fuel 3.9US qt
Power transmission From drive motor via automatic centrifugal belt drive direct to exciter.
Fuel type Gasoline