Reversible Plate Compactor

Reversible Plate Compactor

The Bobcat® RP49.20D reversible plate compactor features the powerful compaction forces and hydrostatic steering you need for great results on jobsites big and small.  

  • Consistent compaction results 
  • Durable, twin-shaft vibratory system 
  • High productivity in a compact size  

RP49.20D Overview

  • Equipped with a durable 8.8 hp-diesel engine, the Bobcat® RP49.20D is our most powerful reversible plate compactor, delivering impressive compaction forces.   
  • The well-balanced base plate distributes compaction power evenly, for efficient operation and consistent results on a variety of materials and grades. 
  • Power up the reversible plate compactor’s convenience with the optional electric start, toolless transport wheels and an hour meter. 
  •  With optimum machine balance, continuous movement compaction and stationary work are equally productive, efficient and easy on the operator. 
  • Conveniently placed tie-down points and a central hook are integrated into the reversible plate compactor's frame for easy lifting and transport. 
  • The reversible plate compactor's base is designed to shed dirt and reduce material buildup for reduced maintenance. 

RP49.20D Specs & Compare

RP49.20D Key Specifications
Engine Model
Engine Make
8.8 hp
Machine Length
35 in
Machine Width
18 in
Machine Height
32 in
Centrifugal Force
11015 lbf
Compaction Forces

RP49.20D Features & Benefits


WARNING: This product can expose you to chemicals including engine exhaust (including diesel engine exhaust when equipped), lead and lead compounds, mineral oils, soots, phthalates, and carbon monoxide which are known to the State of California to cause cancer and birth defects or other reproductive harm. For more information go to www.P65Warnings.ca.gov.

Certain specification(s) are based on engineering calculations and are not actual measurements. Specification(s) are provided for comparison purposes only and are subject to change without notice. Specification(s) for your individual equipment will vary based on normal variations in design, manufacturing, operating conditions, and other factors.