Wacker Neuson RC50

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  • Three-point articulated pendulum joint provides for even weight distribution and consistent compaction, even when navigating curves and uneven ground conditions
  • Rear wheels are driven by independent motors resulting in excellent ground clearance
  • Quick and easy maintenance with all access points located on one side of the machine
  • Excellent traction in a variety of conditions, enhancing productivity and safety
  • Models offered with either smooth drum for compaction of granular materials or padfoot drum for effective compaction of cohesive soils such as clay


Two types of drums:
Available with a smooth drum or padfoot drum

Single drum soil compactors with a smooth drum: RC50

Single drum soil compactors with a padfoot drum: RC50p


Model RC50 RC50p
Operating data General  
Operating weight with roll-over protective structure lb 10,615 10,880
Operating weight with cabin lb 11,100 11,365
Operating weight max. lb 12,588 12,191
Drum type smooth/undivided Sheepsfoot
L x W x H in 159.1 x 59.1 x 112.9 159.1 x 59.1 x 112.9
Drum width in 53.9 53.9
Drum diameter in 39 45
Operating width in 53.9 53.9
Ground clearance Middle in 10.5 10.5
Axle load Front lb 5,787 6,052
Axle load Rear lb 5,313 5,313
Curb clearance left/right in 2.5 2.5
Turning radius in 131.6 131.6
Operating data Vibration  
Centrifugal force lbf 15,512 15,512
Frequency Vpm 1,800 1,800
Amplitude in 0.06 0.06
Linear force static, front lb/in 109.6 114.2
Travel speed Operation, max. mph 3.7 3.7
Travel speed Transport gear, max. mph 7.8 7.8
Gradeability with vibration % 55 55
Gradeability without vibration % 60 60
Engine / Motor  
Engine / Motor type 4-cylinder diesel engine, V3307-CR-T 4-cylinder diesel engine, V3307-CR-T
Engine / Motor manufacturer Kubota Kubota
RPM / speed rpm 2,200 2,200
Operating performance hp 73.2 73.2
Traction drive hydrostatic with wheel motor hydrostatic with wheel motor
Tank capacity US gal 32 32

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