There are also a version of the 16 and 20 that are rear tractor offset mounted and a larger offset mounted model 24 that gives you even more force at 110,000 lbs. This fence post driver is an ideal device to use on star posts, pipes and stakes. She replaced them in a day with metal posts and this handy tool. Shipping Weight with Hydraulic Base Plate 486 lbs. The Striker Tools Air-Operated Post Driver uses pneumatic power to turn laborious fencing into a 1-person job. I don't recall the brad ours was but it was a lot simpler than that thing and less tippy looking too.
It will drive posts in most places on my property. There are no hoses or cords to get tangled up in, you just start it up and go. If you start driving the post when it is perfectly straight, the post may start leaning away from the driver. Galvanized Steel to Wood Fence Bracket with Oz-Post fence brackets attach wood fence rails to Oz-Post fence brackets attach wood fence rails to metal fence posts eliminating rotted and failed wood posts. It works good and an adapter might would keep the pole from slipping. Is it a weight free falling or is it a hydraulic hammer? Apply thread sealant to the hose fitting threads and install side tilt cylinder hoses between the triple lever control valve and the tilt cylinder hose.
The job is so small nothing else is cost effective. Unless the tractor has 4 wheel drive or heavy weighs in the rear, it is much more prone to getting stuck. These units are truly remarkable, designed and constructed to perform and last in the harshest of environments and with the biggest work loads. Hydraulic tilt is available which makes the driver much quicker, easier, and have less slope than the crank tilt. When straightening a post, try to do it by having the pounder gently pushing it while driving it.
We are a second generation fence family that understands the industry and knows the value of simplicity to save money and time. However, some models are not adaptable i. In most cases you can purchase Rohrer Manufacturing's lightweight, portable, post driver for the same cost as renting a larger, harder-to-manage hydraulic post driver; see our section and view the Man Saver Post Driver in action. One guy could put in a fence that he couldn't without the striker. Overall a great addition and my guys fight over who is going to run the machine…Kudos! Our innovative post driver places metal t-posts accurately and quickly, saving time and preventing injuries on the job.
Took a long time to get in six or seven poles. Hydraulic Post Driver s and Air Powered Post Driver s Lightweight hard hitting for installing full length posts. We drove hundreds of posts in three or four hours. The unit is available for all Shaver drivers. I own this Redi Driver and have used it to punch t-post in the most rocky unforgiving ground imaginable. The cost is high, but since there are no other products to compete the company can charge what the market will bare.
If you navigated to this page by clicking a link in the search engine listings, then click on the reload button on your browser to make sure you are viewing a current version of this page from our website. The post driver worked better than expected. If you don't have enough hydraulic flow 10 gallons per minute minimum required , then you can go with the self-contained units with a self-contained hydraulic reservoir and hydraulic pump you plug in 2 lines to operate the pump off of your loader. The important point for how hard it hits the post is that the return hydraulic line has very little restriction. The models 16 and 20 are available for rear tractor center mounting and front loader mounting, and produce 32,000 and 80,000 lbs. We would install a post and just lay on shoulder and walk to next post.
Sometimes a jackhammer or something like a rig for drilling blasting holes is required. That's way overkill, hand cranks are easier to control and much cheaper. They are hydraulic powered and generally are used with rock heads and carbide teeth. The most efficient Hydraulic Post Driver s and Air Post Driver s in the world, hydraulic versions run off of skid loaders, mini-excavators, tractors and our smallest power pack 7hp Model P38. I had to refil the Titan pounder every 13 or 14 t post in rocky soil. That was the basic configuration.
The gpm only relates to how fast the ram is raised. Rated 5 out of 5 by Life from Never used a post driver before. We started the project utilizing sledge hammers and quickly realized this was not the way to go. The ground was largely clay, with a few bigger stones in it; anytime a post hit a stone it would explode into toothpicks. Great to have a tool made in the U. After each posts your air will most likely be depleted and you will have to wait for your air compressor to catch up.
The Redi Driver is an amazing tool. And let's be clear, it is quite a low level of impact and it can only be repeated as fast as the tool will raise the weight and drop it. It also takes a bit of time learning how to use the tractor-mounted driver efficiently. It takes lots of pulls to start; especially when cold, but idles well. I purchased this driver to use with 1. If the driver is mounted too close to the ground, there are potential clearance problems.