CD8 – Split Drum

The CB8 is an 8 metric ton drum steer compactor equipped with 1500 mm (59”) drums. This high production model delivers excellent mat density, good visibility and comfort, fuel efficiency with Eco-mode, and an industry leading water spray system. This model can be equipped with Cat Compaction Control that provides temperature mapping and pass-count mapping as well as “Machine to Machine” communication for more efficient performance.


Operating Weight 18497lb
Standard Operating Weight with Canopy 18056lb
Maximum Operating Weight with Canopy 20327lb
Standard Operating Weight with Cab 18497lb
Maximum Operating Weight with Cab 20834lb

Operating Specifications

Standard Compaction Width 59in
Travel Speed - Maximum 7.5mile/h
Static Linear Load 146lb/in
Maximum Compaction Width 111in
Drum Offset 51in


Gross Power 100HP
Engine Model Cat® C3.4B with ACERT Technology

Service Refill Capacities

Fuel Tank Capacity 36gal (US)
Water Spray Tank Capacity 159gal (US)

Vibratory System

Drum Width 59in
Vibration Selection Independent per drum, front only, rear only, both
Minimum Amplitude 0.012in
Centrifugal Force per Drum - Maximum 16590lbf
Maximum Amplitude 0.024in
Centrifugal Force per Drum - Minimum 13309lbf


Overall Length 13.9ft
Wheel Base 10.25ft
Height - With ROPS/FOPS 9.6ft
Overall Width 5.5ft

Standard Equipment

Optional Equipment

  • Air Conditioning
  • Air Suspension Seat w/heat
  • Bio-Degradeable Oil
  • Cat Compaction Control
  • CMV Sensor
  • Edge Cutter
  • Freeze Protection Kit
  • Halogen Lights with Drum Edge Lighting
  • High Intensity Discharge Lights
  • IRH Compliant
  • LED Lighting
  • Machine to Machine Communication
  • Mirrors
  • Product Link
  • Offset Hitch
  • Roading Lights
  • Recording Module - cab only
  • Temperature Indicator
  • Warning Beacon
  • Water Distribution Mats - Cocoa/Rubber