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Tandem Vibratory Roller incorporates Tier 4i-compliant engine.

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July 31, 2013 - Powered by 32.6 hp, water-cooled Kubota diesel engine, BOMAG BW100AD-4 delivers up to 8,350 lb of centrifugal force per drum and max frequency of 4,200 vibrations/min for commercial and municipal applications. Suspended operator's platform, along with smart steering wheel, features fuel level indicator and hour meter. Promoting maneuverability around obstructions, standard crab walk allows roller's rear drum to be offset by 1.6 in. in either direction.

Compaction America, Inc.

2000 Kentville Rd., Kewanee, IL, 61443 1714, USA

Original Press Release

BOMAG's BW100AD-4 Light Tandem Roller Features Tier 4i Engine, Smart Steering Wheel

Press release date: July 24, 2013

KEWANEE, Ill. — Featuring a Tier 4i compliant engine and enhanced operator’s station with smart steering wheel, the BOMAG BW100AD-4 tandem vibratory roller delivers efficient operation on a wide variety of commercial and municipal applications, including asphalt and base compaction, road shoulder work, parking lots, and asphalt patch repair.

Powered by a Tier 4i, 32.6-horsepower, water-cooled Kubota diesel engine, the BW100AD-4 delivers up to 8,350 pounds of centrifugal force per drum and a maximum frequency of 4,200 vibrations per minute. A standard crab walk allows the roller’s rear drum to be offset by 1.6 inches in either direction, thereby allowing excellent maneuverability around site obstructions.

A new Smart Drive steering wheel has a smaller diameter, providing maximum operator comfort and a clear view of all indicator controls. A laterally sliding seat offers an excellent view of the drums. The suspended operator’s platform is also equipped with a fuel level indicator and hour meter.

Service requirements for the roller are simplified by a maintenance-free, bolt-on articulating and oscillating joint and flexible scrapers for each drum. A 58.1-gallon water tank and pressurized spray system feature filtered nozzles and windscreen protection for uniform coverage.

Standard safety features on the BW100AD-4 include ROPS with safety belts, back-up alarm, and emergency stop button. Additionally, the roller’s engine cover and dashboard are lockable to protect against vandalism. Front and rear working lights are optional.

For more information on the BW100AD-4 tandem roller or the complete BOMAG Light Equipment product line, including vibratory tampers, single-direction and reversible vibratory plate compactors, trench compactors, single- and tandem-drum walk behind vibratory rollers, and single- and tandem-drum ride-on vibratory rollers, contact BOMAG Americas, Inc., 2000 Kentville Road, Kewanee, IL 61443, call 309-853-3571, toll-free 800-782-6624, fax 309-852-0350, e-mail info.bomag@bomag.com or visit the BOMAG website at www.bomag.com/us.

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