0.5 Cubic Yard Stationary Compactor

Small footprint. Exceptional compaction force. Quiet operation. Ideally suited for applications where space is limited.

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Looking for a stationary compactor that will fit your small space, yet still packs some serious power?

The NC-50 model is ideally suited for your small trash room:

  • Same power as a stationary compactor twice its size
  • Quietest unit in the industry thanks to rams wrapped in UHMW nylon
  • One-sided container connection system comes standard, ensuring you can easily connect/disconnect the container from the compactor despite tight space constraints
  • Units can be customized to suit your unique application

Developing a new construction project?

With Nedland as your partner, you’ll have the expert guidance you need to ensure your new construction project effectively plans for waste management—whether you’re building a high-rise apartment building or hotel, a hospital, or an office building.

The NC-50 stationary compactor container features:

  • Bypass cylinders for extended life
  • Replaceable 1/2" UHMW polyethylene wear bars on all sides and bottoms for smooth, quiet, nearly frictionless operation and extended life
  • Weatherproof control panel and power pack
  • Removable rear access panel
  • Container guide rails
  • Phosphatized-cleaned and powder-coat primed and painted on all interior and exterior surfaces to resist chips, scratches, and fading

The NC-50 also delivers these electric and hydraulic features:

  • PLC-controlled power unit to prevent short stroking and compactor arm damage
  • Submersible power unit for continuous lubrication
  • Industry’s highest quality UL and ETL listed components
  • Industry’s most advanced electrical and hydraulic system
  • Synthetic biodegradable hydraulic oil to support your commitment to sustainability
  • E-stop button
  • Automatic single cycle
  • Auto/manual selector
  • Key lock on/off switch
  • Low oil sensor shutdown
  • Multi-cycle
  • 80% - 100% full lights
  • 15' remote
  • Automatic shutdown with auto safety retract
  • Fluid level and temp gauge
  • Fluid-filled pressure gauge
  • Inlet fluid strainer
  • 15’ hydraulic hoses
  • Left or right side hydraulic connections

The NC-50 receiver is compatible with the following compactor container sizes:

  • 2 yd rear load
  • 3 yd rear load
  • 4 yd rear load
  • 6 yd rear load
  • 8 yd rear load
  • 2 yd front load
  • 3 yd front load
  • 4 yd front load
  • 6 yd front load
  • 8 yd front load

We have the compactor that’s the just-right fit for your small space.

We have the compactor that’s the just-right fit for your small space.

Overall length 48"
Overall width 40"
Overall height 47"
Compactor floor 5/16" steel AR plate with 3" structural channels
Compactor sides 1/4" steel plate with 3" x 2" x 1/4" structural steel tubing
Compactor capacity 1/2 cubic yard
Platen area 20 1/2" x 28 1/2" x 29 1/2"
Charge opening 20 1/2" x 29 1/2"
Ram penetration 4"
Breaker bar 6" x 6" x 1/2" with retaining teeth
Twin bypass cylinders 2 1/2" x 20" x 1 1/2"
Hydraulic cylinder mounts Hydraulic cylinder mounts: 1/2" steel plate
Line pressure 2000 PSI
Max line pressure 2500 PSI
Max ram force 21000 LBS
Cycle time 40 Seconds
Fluid capacity 35 Gallons
Pump 5 GPM
Motor 5 HP/Tri-Volt, 3 Phase
Loading height 41"
App. shipping weight 2900 Lbs

(All measurements are outside dimensions)

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With a range of options, you can customize your small stationary compactors to perfectly suit your unique needs:

  • 5 HP 3-phase motor with a single-phase inverter
  • Fluid reservoir heater
  • Photo-eye
  • Safety beacon and horn
  • Driver pack out
  • Open hopper for loading dock or ground loading
  • Enclosed doghouse with a door and interlock
  • Walk on or drive on deck with 42" safety rails
  • Sideloading hoppers
  • Through-the-wall chutes

We’re proud of our product quality—that’s why we confidently stand behind our stationary compactors.

From the date we ship your stationary compactor from our manufacturing plant, your unit will be covered under the following warranty:

  • Three-year warranty on structure
  • One year warranty on electrical and hydraulic components
  • Six months labor limited to approved labor for the replacement of any defective good

Read our warranty for additional details and restrictions.

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