Multi-Bar Cropper

About Multi-Bar Cropper

What is a Multi-Bar pile cropper?

A Square Concrete Pile Cropper is suitable for the reduction and cutting of square concrete piles of multiple sizes.

What can a Multi-Bar pile cropper be used for? 

The Square Concrete Pile Cropper is an efficient and time saving system for cropping square concrete piles from 140mm to 410mm.

Key Specifications of a Multi-Bar pile cropper

  • Four models available
  • The breaking process is many times faster than conventional breaking and is fully controlled throughout the operation
  • Engineer delivers and fits the square cropper to the excavator
  • A suitable Powerpack can be advised and supplied if required
  • Special square croppers available for non-standard piles
What are the benefits of a Multi-Bar pile cropper?

Square Concrete Pile Croppers are easy to operate for cutting different size square pile sizes on site.  Up to 200 piles can be processed per day, leaving the reinforcement intact with no cracks below the cut-off level.

This cropper has no noise or vibration and is operated from within the excavator which eliminates the risk of hand/arm vibration and is powered using the excavator’s in-board hydraulic system.


Model 2.5 3* 3.5* 4.4
Square Piles        
PIle Range (mm) 140-250 200/300 300/350 350-410
Number of re-bars 4 4 4 4-8
Cut-off level (mm) 50 65 65 50
Miminum Hydraulic Flow (l/mm) 12 40/80 40/80 24
Maximum Pressure (bar) 300 210 210 300
Minimum excavator size 7 tonne 6/13 6/13 12 tonne
Weight (kg) 340 360 370 745
Dimension A (mm) 1000 1300 1400 1550
Dimension B (mm) 260 400 400 500
Dimension C (mm) 285 315 310 345
Dimension D (mm) 370 370 370 520

* Smaller dimension croppers are available for more confirmed working areas. Contact the hire desk for more information*

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How to hire a Multi-Bar pile cropper from Piletec?

For more information on the Piletec Square Concrete Pile Croppers and how to hire pile cropping equipment, simply follow our Contact Us link or ‘Add to Enquiry Basket’ to find out what’s on offer, or send for a product brochure.

All of our Pile Croppers are fulfilled by our sister division Mr Cropper, the market leaders in Pile Cropping. 

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