How to Assemble a Tomahawk Plate Compactor - TPC80H

Designed with a narrow plate, this Tomahawk Plate Compactor is perfect for maneuvering around cramped spaces to tackle any project including patios, retaining walls, sidewalks, driveways, concrete slabs, and more! Watch this quick assembly guide to get you started today!


This is what You Will Need:

Your Tomahawk TPC80 Plate Compactor

13mm and 17mm sockets and ratchet

An adjustable wrench


If your plate compactor includes wheels you can begin installing the kit by first removing the screw and washer from the side of the wheel kit and then remove the bar from the base of the wheel kit.

Next, place the base of the wheel kit into the back of the compactor and secure in place with the bar

Then, replace the screw and washer on the right side of the wheel kit and fasten the wheel kit in place using a 13mm socket wrench.

To keep the wheels raised, lift them up and secure in place with the pin.


To begin installing the handles, first fit the isolation mounts into the bottom of the handles.

Then align the base of the handles to the back of the compactor and into the brackets with the rubber mounts facing down.

Next, fit the bolts into the isolation mounts on either side of the handles

Then fasten the nuts in place using an adjustable wrench and 17mm socket and ratchet


And with that your Tomahawk Plate Compactor is ready to Rock-n-Roll. If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to reach out! From checkout to your job-site, Tomahawk is on call to answer questions, provide tips, and supply superior customer service. We understand to keep a job-site running smoothly, the proper equipment and spare parts are needed at the drop of a hat. With same day shipping and faster delivery times, you can count on Tomahawk to help reduce your job-site down time and make sure your next project goes off without a hitch! And For more tips and tricks on how to get the most out of your equipment, click subscribe today.

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