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MVH408GH
12,365 Lbs of centrifugal force, Honda GX390 Gas Engine, 20" x 35" Plate
Multiquip’s Mikasa Reversible Plate Compactors are the ideal high-production machines for efficient compaction of sand, gravel and cohesive soils.
$9,129.95
MVH408GH Plate Compactor
The Mikasa MVH408GH Forward Plate Compactor features:
  • Reliable Honda GX390 engine.
  • Fold-out front and rear covers for easy access to all maintenance points.
  • Hour/Tachometer to measure machine hour usage and engine RPM.
  • Cyclonic pre-cleaner to capture most airborne contaminants for engine protection and extended service life.
  • Heavy duty shock mounts to withstand harsh operating environment while reducing vibration to the operator and helping to extend component life.
  • Hydraulic controls enables operator to easily switch direction from forward to reverse while also allowing for spot compaction.
  • Rugged base plate manufactured from high strength steel for top performance and featuring open design for easy cleanup.
  • Steel frame protective guard with fully integrated cage protects the engine from loose debris or dirt while serving as a lifting bar for easy portability.
  • Low profile base plate lowers the center of gravity dramatically improving travel speed.
  • Extension plates can be added or removed to operating working width up to 6 inches.
Continental US Freight Time Estimate
Estimated Travel time for Concrete Chainsaw delivery
MVH408GH Unit Specifications
Vibration frequency (Exciter Speed)
4,400 vpm
Overall Length
62 Inches
Overall Width
26 Inches
Overall Height
41 Inches
Compaction Plate Size
26 Inches wide by
35 Inches long
Operating Weight
836 lbs
MVH408GH Engine Specifications
Engine
Honda GX390
Type
Air Cooled 4-Cycle Gaoline
Output
11.7Hp
Fuel Tank Capacity
1.4 Gallons.
Fuel
Unleaded 86 Octane or higher
Starting Method
Recoil Start
Lube Oil Capacity
1.16 Qts
Model
Fuel
Type
Plate Size
Centrifugal Force
Max Forward Speed
Horse Power
Operating Weight
MVH120VGH
Gas
15.8" x 23"
5,058 Lbs.
75 ft/min
4.8Hp
260 Lbs.
MVH150VGH
Gas
16.9" x 27.6"
6,070 Lbs.
82 ft/min
5.5Hp
331 Lbs.
MVH206GH
Gas
20" x 27.6"
7,868 Lbs
75 ft/min
7.1Hp
456 Lbs.
MVH308GH
Gas
18" x 34"
10,116 Lbs
79 ft/min
8.5Hp
717 Lbs.
MVH308DZ
Diesel
18" x 34"
10,116 Lbs
79 ft/min
6.6Hp
794 Lbs.
MVH408GH
Gas
20" x 35"
12,365 Lbs
82 ft/min
11.7Hp
836 Lbs.
MVH408DZ
Diesel
20" x 35"
12,365 Lbs
82 ft/min
9Hp
933 Lbs.
MVH508DZ
Diesel
20" x 35"
14,613 Lbs
82 ft/min
11.9Hp
1,182 Lbs.
MVH408GH Vibratory Plate Compactor Applications
Equipment Type
Granular Soils
Sand & Clay
Cohesive Clay
Asphalt
Rammer
No
B
A
No
Vibratory Plates
A
B
NO
A
Reversible Plates
B
A
C
C
Walk-Behind Rollers
B
A
C
A
A - Provides Optimum performance for most applications.
B- Provides Acceptable performance for most applications
C - Limited Performance for most applications. Testing required.
Source: Multiquip Soil Compaction Handbook (page 13)