How To Assemble A Tomahawk JXPC50K 4.5 HP Kohler Vibratory Plate Compactor

Powered by a 4.5 HP Kohler Engine, the JXPC50K Plate Compactor is perfect for patios, sidewalks, and more.

Designed with a 17 in. x 13 in. plate, this vibratory plate is built to maneuver narrow, cramped spaces. Operating at 5900 Blows per Minute (BPM), the JXPC50K compacts cohesive and granular soils up to 8 in. Ideal for compacting landscapes, hardscapes, roadways, and asphalt, this vibratory plate is perfect for small construction crews and do-it-yourselfers alike.

Watch this video or follow the steps to learn how to assemble yours:


  1. Unscrew the bolts on the side. 
  2. Attach the handles. 
  3. Fasten the bolts in place with a socket wrench. 
  4. Tighten the bolts on the handles. 


Your Plate Compactor is now ready! 

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