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NorthStar Close-Quarters Plate Compactor — With 5.5 HP Honda GX160 Engine

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NorthStar Close-Quarters Plate Compactor — With 5.5 HP Honda GX160 Engine

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  • Produces 2,270 lbs. of compacting force
  • 65–82 feet per minute travel speed
  • 13 3/16in. x 14 3/4in. compacting plate
  • Delivers 5,700 vibrations per minute
  • 163cc Honda GX160 OHV engine with cast iron cylinder liner
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Product Summary

The NorthStar® single-direction plate compactor is ideal for smaller jobs like trenches, retaining walls and other tight areas that don't require as much compaction. Powered by a quiet 163cc Honda GX160 OHV engine with cast iron cylinder sleeve for high power and low fuel consumption.

What's Included
  • (1) Close-quarters plate compactor with Honda GX160 engine

Features + Benefits

Features for NorthStar Close-Quarters Plate Compactor — With 5.5 HP Honda GX160 Engine
  • Produces 2,270 lbs. of compacting force
  • 65–82 feet per minute travel speed
  • 13 3/16in. x 14 3/4in. compacting plate
  • Delivers 5,700 vibrations per minute
  • 163cc Honda GX160 OHV engine with cast iron cylinder liner
  • High power and low fuel consumption
  • Float-type carburetor
  • Handle moves to a vertical position for use in tight spaces
  • Includes gas tank strainer and antisplash device
  • Transistorized ignition for long-lasting use
  • Centrifugal flyweight type governor
  • 12V lighting coil
  • Overall displacement of 126cc
  • 2-year limited warranty/3-year limited warranty on Honda GX engine
Key Specs
Item# 49159
Brand NorthStar
Manufacturer's Warranty 2 Year Limit/3 Year Eng Limit
Ship Weight 172.0 lbs
Product Type Compactor
HP 5.5
Engine Type Honda GX160
Bore x Stroke (mm) 68 x 45
Rated Watts (kW) 4.1 at 3,600 RPM
Compacting Plate Dimensions L x W (in.) 13 3/16 x 14 3/4
Vibrations Per Minute (VPM) 5,700
Travel Speed (ft. per min.) 65–82
Compaction Force (lbs.) 2,270
Compaction Depth (in.) 14 (sand)
Area Capacity Per Hour (sq. ft.) 6,055
Overall Dimensions L x W x H (in.) 20 x 14 x 40
Product Weight (lbs.) 152

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Product Type Compactor Compactor Compactor Compactor Compactor
HP
7 5.5 5.5 5.5 7.1
Engine Type Powerhorse 212cc Honda GX160 Honda GX160 Honda GX160 Honda GX240
Bore x Stroke (mm) 70 x 55 68 x 45 68 x 45 68 x 45 -
Rated Watts (kW)
4.1 at 3,600 RPM 4.1 at 3,600 RPM 4.1 at 3,600 RPM 4.1 at 3,600 RPM 5.3
Compacting Plate Dimensions L x W (in.) 21 1/2 x 17 7/10 13 3/16 x 14 3/4 21 1/2 x 16 5/16 21 5/8 x 15 15/16 29 x 18
Vibrations Per Minute (VPM) 5,500 5,700 6,400 5,700 4,200
Travel Speed (ft. per min.) 65 65–82 65–82 65–82 59
Compaction Force (lbs.) 3,950 2,270 3,968 3,527 7,053
Compaction Depth (in.) 20 14 (sand) 22 14 15
Area Capacity Per Hour (sq. ft.) 6,706 6,055 6,706 6,566 5.231
Overall Dimensions L x W x H (in.) 26 x 19 x 27 20 x 14 x 40 21 x 17 x 37 21 x 16 x 39 60 x 18 x 40
Product Weight (lbs.) 198 152 210 176 -