Top 100: Steel Engine-Protection Hoods

September 28, 2010

BomagThe Bomag BPR45/55D, BPR55/65D and BPR65/70D reversible-plate compactors feature larger engines, faster working speeds, better gradeability, and greater maximum centrifugal forces than their predecessors. They also have steel engine protection hoods to protect components from damage. The new models have horsepower ratings from 8.8 to 13.1, working speeds from 88.6 to 92 fpm, and maximum centrifugal forces of 10,116 to 15,512 pounds. Estimated list price: $10,690 to $19,960.