Reversible vibratory plate

The Swepac FB 175 is a high-performance diesel powered reversible compactor.

Suited for compaction of sand, gravel, rock fill and paving stones.

  • The FB 175 is fast with a superior traction capability and is equipped with a fully variable speed control.
  • The chassis, protection frame and handle are hot-dip galvanized providing a superior corrosion protection and maintenance-free life.
  • The FB 175 also has a sturdy protective frame, with a strong lifting hook providing effective protection against external damage.
  • Cyclone pre-cleaner air filter, improves dust filtering efficiency and lowers maintenance cost.
  • The Hardox® wear plate ensures a long service life.
  • The compact design makes it suitable in trenches and other areas with limited space.
  • With a Vulkollan® plate (accessory) attached to the base, it compacts paved areas efficiently for an even surface.
  • The machine is designed to be highly ergonomic and has a spring-mounted control handle for low handle vibrations.
  • The open design offers easy access for regular service and maintenace resulting in high utilization and low operating and maintenance costs.
  • Available in two different plate widths, 450 or 550 mm.
  • All our machine models are versatile and easy to operate. They are also durable and reliable meaning lower operating and maintenance costs.


  • Vulkollan plate 450 mm
  • Vulkollan plate 550 mm
  • Hour meter

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Technical specifications

Weight, net184 / 188.3 kg
Base plate, width x length 450 / 550 x 720 mm
Height, max1180 mm
Length, max1440 mm
EngineYanmar L48 diesel
Fuel tank capacity3 liter
Engine output, max3.1 kW (4.0 hp)
Centrifugal force32 kN
Frequency83 Hz
Working speed0 – 25 m/min
Hand/arm vibrations (HAV)2.5 m/s2
Guaranteed sound-power level, LWA108 dB(A)
Sound pressure level (at operator’s ear), OP21 dB(A)