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We distribute quality APT Air Tools: Paving Breakers, Rock Drills, Backfill Tampers, Chipping Hammers and other tools for the construction and mining industries.

5214 - 131 Backfill Tamper

The Model 131 Backfill Tamper is used for soil compaction, temporary filling of holes, asphalt packing, etc. Applications range from foundation and pavement repair to the installation of power or telephone poles. APT Tampers come with a choice of 3 styles of butts, a 6" diameter (approx 7lbs), 3" round butt (approx 5lbs), and a pole butt (approx 5lbs).  The half-moon shaped pole butt is for compaction around a pole and the 3" diameter butt for confined space compaction

Features:

  • Built-in automatic oiler
  • Flapper valve design allows dirt to pass without stopping the tool
  • Internally reinforced large 5-34" malleable iron butt (standard)

Your choice of butt style:

  • Internally reinforced malleable iron butt - 6" dia.
  • Solid butt - 3" dia.
  • Pole or Half-Moon butt

SPECIFICATIONS

5214 APT 131 Backfill Tamper with 6" Malleable Iron Butt $955.00
5214-03 APT 131 Backfill Tamper with 3" Solid Butt $955.00
5214-04 APT 131 Backfill Tamper with Pole (Half-Moon) Butt $955.00
Bore  in 1-12
Stroke  in 5-12
Impact Rate bpm 670
Air Consumption cfm 38-42
Weight  lbs 37
Length  in 51-78
Air Inlet in 12 Female NPT

DOCUMENTATION

Spare Parts List
Maintenance and Repair Information

ACCESSORIES & COMMON REPLACEABLE PARTS

6" diameter Butt 260 $121.71 Rock Drill Oil - 1 Gal RDO1G $25.00
3" diameter Butt 3566 $121.71 Rock Drill Oil - 5 Gal RDO5G $90.00
Half-Moon Butt (Pole) 2655 $121.71 Line Oil LO-10PF $70.50
Hose Whip Assembly - 6' x 12" Hose with 12" NPT Male Swivel 18834 $55.12 Whip Check WCSML $12.50
Hose Whip Assembly - 6' x 12" Hose with 12" NPT Male Swivel and 2L Line Oiler 18838 $126.82 Contrators Air Hose - 50' AIRH-19-50R $85.00
O-Ring and Seal Kit 18791 $27.50 Air King Universal Coupler AM8 $9.00