CV18B Vibratory Drum Compactor

Cat® Vibratory Compactors are used for compacting soil, sand or gravel prior to pouring concrete or laying asphalt surfaces. They are also ideal for asphalt patch work. Their capabilities and lower investment and maintenance costs make them popular with pavers, general contractors and utility contractors in residential, commercial or industrial applications.


Drum Width 73in
Weight 2138lb
Required Hydraulics Standard Flow
Overall Width 80in
Height 25in
Length 40in
Drum Diameter 25in
Required Hydraulic Flow 42-86 L/min (11-23 gpm)
Optimal Hydraulic Pressure 145-235 bar (2100-3400 psi)
Drum Frequency at Maximum Flow 2,946 vibrations/minute
Drum Oscillation Tilt Range ± 15 degrees
Dynamic Force 11903lb
Amplitude 0.043in
Motor Size 1.72in³
Drive Method Gear Motor - Direct

Standard Equipment

Optional Equipment