WP1540 WP1540

Premium Plate Tamper

  • Lightweight, high strength aluminum components including the engine console and beltguard have been combined for reduced weight and easy machine handling.
  • Straight, center-mounted guide handle offers superior maneuverability and can be lowered within inches of the surface to operate plate under obstacles and form work.
  • High inertia clutch with adjustable shims ensures smoother operation, longer belt life, and simplified belt adjustment.
  • Many lifting points and front lift cage offer easier loading and unloading for operator convenience.

Equipment prices include Pre-Delivery inspection, Set-up and Test Run. Please contact us for Contractor / Fleet pricing.

SKU Description Price
WP1540 Premium Soil Plate, Wacker, 15.5 in/400 mm $3,650.00
WP1540A Premium Soil Plate, Honda, 15.5 in/400 mm $3,285.00
WP1540AW Premium Asphalt Plate, Honda, water tank, 15.5 in/400 mm $3,875.00
WP1540W Premium Asphalt Plate, Wacker, water tank, 15.5 in/400 mm $3,875.00
5000114103 Kit - Protective Pad, 40cm $590.00
5000112125 Kit - Water $285.00
5000162986 Kit - Wheel $380.00

Prices and specs subject to change without notice. Product Special prices are while quantities last.


Length34.5 in. (875 mm)
Height38 in. (965 mm)
Lowest Working Height 20 in. (510 mm)
Width15.5 in. (400 mm)
Operating Weight185 lbs. (84 kg)
Operating Weight (W)190 lbs. (86 kg)
GradeabilityMaximum (depending on soil): 30%
Travel SpeedForward (maximum): 100 fpm (30 m/min.)
Vibration Frequency6,000 vpm (100 Hz)
ForceMaximum Centrifugal: 3,375 lbf (15 kN)
Plate SizeBase: 23 x 15.5 in. (585 x 400 mm)
Water Tank Capacity (W)11 qt (10.5 l)
Engine WP1540 / W
Engine MakeWacker Neuson
Engine TypeAir-cooled, 4-cycle, 1-cylinder
Gross Horsepower6 hp (4.5 kW) @ 3,600 rpm
Fuel TypeGas
Fuel Tank Capacity3.8 qt. (3.6 l)
Engine WP1540A / AW
Engine MakeHonda
Engine TypeAir-cooled, 4-cycle, 1-cylinder
Gross Horsepower5.5 hp (4.1 kW) @ 3,900 rpm
Fuel TypeGas
Fuel Tank Capacity3.9 qt. (3.7 l)