Power Float Petrol Edger (600mm)
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A small power trowel for producing a high specification finish on concrete. The trowel is capable of wall to wall trowelling. Mainly used for final screeds and the narrow design enables trowelling through doorways.
Power floats are used to smooth and level the surface of newly poured concrete to an exceptionally high tolerance.
It constructs a hard-wearing finished surface, suitable for high traffic areas both foot and fork lift dependent on depth. These machines are fitted with circular pans to help smooth the concrete before metal blades are rotated over the surface adjusting the tilt to achieve a hardened surface. Before the concrete can be power floated it has to be left to harden.
A power trowel (also known as a “power float”, “helicopter” or “trowel machine” or “whirlybird”) is a piece of light construction equipment used by construction companies and contractors, to apply a smooth finish to concrete slabs.
Speed rotating control and tilting adjuster conveniently located on handle for easy access and control.
Fitted with a dead man switch safety feature for quick shut down
Petrol engine: 160cc (5.5hp)
Working diameter: 600mm
Consumables and other equipment normally on hire with this:
• We stock comprehensive range of concrete preparation and finishing product such as
• Concrete mixers
• Pokers & drive units
• Wheel barrows
• Spades & shovels
• Concrete cutters
• Replacement floating or finishing blades available for the power float
Safety Equipment suggested:
Safety boots are recommended as floated concrete can be very slippery