Bomag 161’s are a twin smooth drum which rolls tarmac / asphalt onto the surface creating a smooth road. You can get many attachments for rollers such as dozer blades to dig the ground up and also chipping spreaders, which increases the life of the road by making it more hard wearing.
In a hot country, rollers are sometimes fitted with a canopy instead of a cab – this reduces operator comfort and means the machine will not have air conditioning.
Our rollers are often used in road construction works, where very precise usage is necessary. We can help you with information, technical specifications and information on how to use rollers, as well as recommend the right roller for your use. Please ask us for instruction manuals, guides and operators manuals, as we know that a roller well cared for will last a long time. Our range of information about rollers also extends to parts manuals, which we can help you find.
Vibrating rollers are used for compacting loose/soft surfaces, such as rubble, soil, and mixed ground. Vibrating rollers for sale are available from Sigma, and we have both single drum vibrating rollers and twin drum steel drum vibrating rollers. Please call us with you roller requirements and we will help you to acquire the exact roller that is best. Vibrating rollers are often fitted with padfoot shells on the drum, to improve compaction especially in looser soils. These rollers for sale are immediately available.
Rollers are designed to perform soil compaction or asphalt compaction duties on road construction projects and other works. Caterpillar design and manufacture a range of single drum self propelled rollers, and also twin drum rollers for asphalt. Other manufacturers of compactors are Dynapac, who build Dynapac self propelled rollers, Bomag and Hamm. Hamm build pneumatic rollers, rubber tyred rollers and single drum rollers, and Bomag are the manufacturers of the widely-used Bomag BW213 13ton roller, which can be supplied in smooth drum or padfoot configurations. Other popular rollers are Bomag BW120, Hamm HD12VV, Hamm HD12, Hamm HD13, and Hamm GRW15/18.