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The American Pneumatic Tools’ Model 131 Backfill Tamper is used for soil compaction, temporary filling of holes, asphalt packing, etc. Applications range from foundation and pavement repair to the installation of power or telephone poles. APT offers an optional half-moon shaped pole tamping accessory for compaction around a pole as well as a 3″ diameter butt for confined space compaction. Features include: Built-in large automatic oiler; flapper valve design allows dirt to pass without stopping the tool; internally reinforced 5-3/4″ malleable iron butt (standard); pole (half-moon), and 3″ diameter butts available.