Difference between revisions of "Vibrating roller"

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1. An earth-compacting implement which combines vibration with weight to increase the compaction of the soil; widely used in road-building and similar construction, it causes too much compaction to be appropriate for sports field applications other than building running tracks. See also [[Sheepsfoot roller]].<br>
 
1. An earth-compacting implement which combines vibration with weight to increase the compaction of the soil; widely used in road-building and similar construction, it causes too much compaction to be appropriate for sports field applications other than building running tracks. See also [[Sheepsfoot roller]].<br>
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http://www.pavingexpert.com/images/screed/sub-base_roller.jpg
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Vibrating roller being used in pavement construction.<br><br>
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<br>Source:http://www.pavingexpert.com<br>

Revision as of 20:46, 26 February 2006


1. An earth-compacting implement which combines vibration with weight to increase the compaction of the soil; widely used in road-building and similar construction, it causes too much compaction to be appropriate for sports field applications other than building running tracks. See also Sheepsfoot roller.
sub-base_roller.jpg

Vibrating roller being used in pavement construction.


Source:http://www.pavingexpert.com