CS12 GC Vibratory Soil Compactor

Vibratory Soil Compactors CS12 GC

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Key Specs

Operating Weight - With Cab
27900 lb
12655 kg
Compaction Width
84 in
2134 mm
Gross Power
120.7 hp
90 kW


Proven Performance and Reliability

GC Vibratory Soil Compactors deliver dependable, economical production with performance that exceeds expectations.


Simple to Operate

The CS12 GC has an easy-to-use interface, excellent visibility, and auto-vibe function making it simple to operate.

Low Operating Costs

Up to 10% fuel savings with eco-mode, extended maintenance intervals, and a no-maintenance hitch with sealed-for-life bearings.

Improved Compaction

Increased amplitude and static linear load, flexible XT weight kits, and scalable compaction technologies bring improved compaction to your jobsite.

Product Specifications for CS12 GC

Operating Weight - With Cab 27900 lb 12655 kg
Operating Weight - With ROPS/FOPS Canopy 27560 lb 12501 kg
Weight - Drum with ROPS/FOPS Canopy 16955 lb 7691 kg
Weight - Drum with Cab 17051 lb 7734 kg
Compaction Width 84 in 2134 mm
Curb Clearance 19.4 in 492 mm
Ground Clearance 20.4 in 518 mm
Turning Radius - Inside Drum Edge 12.7 ft 3.9 m
Travel Speed - Maximum 6.8 mile/h 11 km/h
Static Linear Load - With ROPS/FOPS 202.9 lb/in 36.2 kg/cm
Gross Power 120.7 hp 90 kW
Engine Model Cat C3.6 Cat C3.6
Net Power - ISO 9249 112.2 hp 83.7 kW
Net Power - SAE J1349 111.2 hp 82.9 kW
Stroke 4.7 in 120 mm
Bore 3.9 in 98 mm
Overall Length 18.7 ft 5.7 m
Overall Width 7.5 ft 2.3 m
Drum Width 84 in 2134 mm
Height - With ROPS/FOPS or Cab 9.8 ft 3 m
Drum Diameter 60.4 in 1535 mm
Optional Blade Height 27.1 in 688 mm
Wheel Base 9.8 ft 3 m
Nominal Amplitude - High 0.079 in 2 mm
Nominal Amplitude - Low 0.039 in 1 mm
Centrifugal Force - Maximum 56202 lbf 250 kN
Centrifugal Force - Minimum 33497 lbf 149 kN
Vibratory Frequency - Ecomode 28.6-31.5 Hz 28.6-31.5 Hz
Vibratory Frequency - Ecomode 1716-1890 vpm 1716-1890 vpm
Vibratory Frequency - Standard 30-33 Hz 30-33 Hz
Vibratory Frequency - Standard 1800-1980 vpm 1800-1980 vpm
Fuel Tank Capacity 56.3 gal (US) 213 l
Tires 23.1 x 26 23.1 x 26
Recyclability 96 96

CS12 GC Standard Equipment


  • ROPS/FOPS Canopy with Handrails/Guardrails, Floor Mat
  • Vinyl Adjustable Seat, Seat Belt
  • Adjustable Tilting Steering Column
  • 12-volt Power Outlet


  • Dual Amplitude, Dual Frequency
  • Pod-Style Eccentric Weight Housings
  • Auto-vibe Function
  • Rear Adjustable Steel Scraper
  • Smooth Drum


  • Cat C3.6 Diesel Engine, 4 cylinder
  • Single Propel Pump
  • Fuel Filter, Water Separator, Priming Pump, Water Indicator
  • Radiator/Hydraulic Oil Cooler
  • Dual Braking System
  • Two-speed Hydrostatic Transmission


  • 12 volt Electrical System
  • 150 ampere Alternator
  • 900 Cold-cranking Amps Battery Capacity


  • ProductLinkTM
  • Sight Gauges for Hydraulic Oil Level and Radiator Coolant Level
  • High Ambient Temperature Oil Factory Fill

CS12 GC Optional Equipment


  • ROPS/FOPS Cab with Climate Control
  • Deluxe High-back Air-ride seat (Cab)
  • Sun/Debris Shields (Canopy)
  • Cab Internal Roll-down Sun Screen (Cab)
  • Rear View Camera with Color Touchscreen Display
  • Sound Reduction Kit


  • Padfoot Shell Kit (oval or square pads available)
  • Dual Adjustable Steel Scrapers
  • Dual Adjustable Polyurethane Scrapers


  • Transmission Guard


  • Measure - Compaction Meter Value (CMV)
  • Map - SBAS GNSS Mapping
  • Connect - Cloud and Machine Connectivity


  • XT Weight Kit
  • Upgraded LED Light Package
  • Amber Rotating Beacon
  • Flotation Tread or Lug Tread Tires

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