When looking at the specs, weight and size of compactors, it’s important to be fully aware of your job requirements. You should know the work environment of where it will be used as well as the job size. This way, you are able to look for a compactor with specs, dimensions and weight that will meet all the requirements. To find specs, dimensions and weight of any compactor on our database, you can search for its manufacturer, model or industry. When looking at the specs and dimensions of a compactor, go for one that's easy to operate, safe, comfortable, reliable and efficient. The cab should be comfortable because the driver might be seated for long hours.
The dimensions of a compactor should be determined by the access of the jobsite. If it’ll be used in congested spaces, it has to be small for easy maneuverability. The last thing you want is to buy a compactor that’s too large to access the job site or too small for large spaces. When you are buying a used compactor, inspect it thoroughly before purchasing. This is to ensure it’s been well maintained and still performing well. Some people could be selling their used compactor because it’s no longer efficient. Ensure the length, width, height and weight of the tractor you get can easily fit on a trailer for transport. We recommend the best trailers for transport based on the weight and dimensions of a compactor.