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CS56B Vibratory Soil Compactor

Productive and Efficient

The CS56B provides exceptional performance for granular soil compaction applications.

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    Benefits

    Lower Operating Cost

    Up to 15% fuel savings with eco-mode, exclusive pod-style vibratory design offering 3 year/3000 hour service intervals, and a no-maintenance hitch with sealed-for-life bearings.

    Up To 50% More Efficient

    On-board compaction measurement helps take guesswork out of the process with exclusive MDP technology that gives compaction readings; scalable solutions including mapping and machine-to-machine communication keep jobsite connected.

    Enhanced Operator Comfort

    Visibility is enhanced by the new rear vision camera; standard tiltable steering column gives the operator more flexibility, and our integrated backlit display console turns with seat.

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    • Dimensions
      Drum Diameter
      60.4 in
      Drum Width
      84 in
      Height - With ROPS/FOPS or Cab
      10.25 ft
      Optional Blade Height
      27.1 in
      Overall Length
      19.25 ft
      Overall Length - With Blade Option
      21 ft
      Overall Width
      7.58 ft
      Overall Width - With Blade Option
      8.25 ft
      Wheel Base
      9.58 ft
    • Engine
      Bore
      4.1 in
      Engine Model
      Cat C4.4
      Gross Power
      157 HP
      Stroke
      5 in
    • Operating Specifications
      Compaction Width
      84 in
      Ground Clearance
      17.4 in
      Static Linear Load - With Cab
      166.5 lb/in
      Static Linear Load - With ROPS/FOPS
      164.1 lb/in
      Travel Speed - Maximum
      7 mile/h
      Turning Radius - Inside Drum Edge
      12.08 ft
    • Service Refill Capacities
      Fuel Tank Capacity
      64 gal (US)
    • Tires
      Tires
      23.1 x 26
    • Vibratory System
      Centrifugal Force - Maximum
      67600 lb
      Centrifugal Force - Minimum
      31670 lb
      Nominal Amplitude - High
      0.083 in
      Nominal Amplitude - Low
      0.039 in
      Variable Frequency Option Range
      23.3 - 30.5 Hz (1400-1830 vpm)
      Vibratory Frequency - Standard
      30.5 Hz (1830 vpm)
    • Weights
      Operating Weight - With Cab
      25346 lb
      Weight - Drum with Cab
      13990 lb
      Weight - Drum with ROPS/FOPS
      13788 lb
    OPERATOR ENVIRONMENT
    • ROPS/FOPS Canopy with Handrails, Floor Mat, Internal Rear View Mirror, Exterior Rear View Mirrors
    • Vinyl Adjustable Seat with Integrated Console and LCD Display with Lockable Vandalism Guard
    • Adjustable Tilting Steering Column with Integrated Cup Holders
    • Rear Vision Camera System
    • Seat Belt
    • 12-volt Power Outlet
    • Horn, Backup Alarm
    VIBRATORY SYSTEM
    • Smooth Drum
    • Dual Amplitude, Single Frequency
    • Pod-Style Eccentric Weight Housings
    • Auto-vibe Function
    • Front Adjustable Steel Scraper
    • Universal Bumper
    POWER TRAIN
    • Cat C4.4B Engine
    • Air Cleaner, Dual Element
    • Two-Speed Throttle Switch, Eco-mode and Automatic Speed Control
    • Dual Propel Pumps; One for Drum Drive, One for Rear Axle
    • Fuel Filter, Water Separator, Priming Pump, Water Indicator
    • Tilting Radiator/Hydraulic Oil Cooler
    • Dual Braking System
    • Two-speed Hydrostatic Transmission
    ELECTRICAL
    • 24 volt Electrical System
    • 100 ampere Alternator
    • 750 Cold-cranking Amps Battery Capacity
    OTHER
    • Product Link
    • Sight Gauges for Hydraulic Oil Level and Radiator Coolant Level
    • S•O•S℠ Sampling Valves: Engine Oil, Hydraulic Oil and Coolant
    OPERATOR ENVIRONMENT
    • ROPS/FOPS Cab with Climate Control
    • Sun Visor
    VIBRATORY SYSTEM
    • Padfoot Shell Kit (oval or square pads available)
    • Leveling Blade
    • Variable Frequency
    • Dual Adjustable Steel Scrapers
    • Scraper Shell Kit Ready
    • Recording Module for Vibration Frequency
    POWER TRAIN
    • Transmission Guard
    • Bio-oil Factory Fill
    TECHNOLOGY SOLUTIONS
    • Measure - Compaction Meter Value (CMV)
    • Map - SBAS GNSS Mapping
    • Connect - Cloud and Machine Connectivity
    • Cat® Command for Compaction
    OTHER
    • Upgraded Halogen Light Package
    • Amber Rotating Beacon