APT Backfill Tampers

The Model 131 Backfill Tamper is used for soil compaction, temporary filling of holes, asphalt packing, etc. Applications range from foundation and pavement repair to the installation of power or telephone poles. APT Tampers come with a choice of 3 styles of butts, a 6" diameter (approx 7lbs), 3" round butt (approx 5lbs), and a pole butt (approx 5lbs).  The half-moon shaped pole butt is for compaction around a pole and the 3" diameter butt for confined space compaction


  • Built-in automatic oiler
  • Flapper valve design allows dirt to pass without stopping the tool
  • Internally reinforced large 5-34" malleable iron butt (standard)

Ships with internally reinforced, malleable iron butt - 6" dia.

Optional 3" diameter butt and Half Moon Pole Butt available at an additional cost.

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Part No. Description Butt Type Impact Rate (bpm) Air Consumption (cfm) Weight (lbs) Price
5214 Model 131 6" Iron 670 38-42 37 $1,160.00
5214-03 Model 131 3" Solid 670 38-42 37 $1,160.00
5214-04 Model 131 Pole 670 38-42 37 $1,160.00