Bartell Global provides a full line of forward and reversible plate compactors. Plate compactors come in those two varieties. These types operate similarly but are equipped to perform in a variety of situations. The main feature of a reversible plate compactor is that it can be driven both forward and backward making it more versatile. Reversible plate compactors have larger units when needing to compact larger depths and help increase productivity. Bartell Global plate compactors are a great asset to anyone working on roads or with asphalt. With 7000 cycles per minute and travelling up to 94 feet per minute, these units are going to get the job done quickly and correctly. Powered by Honda engines, any model od compactor provides extreme performance.