Category Archives: Shaver

Choosing the Right Post Driver

Farmers, ranchers, homesteaders, backyard agriculturalists, and fence contractors all have one common issue when it comes to installing fences…how to get those darn fence posts into the ground. Some turn to able-bodied children of their own or the neighborhood kids. Others spend countless hours tamping away by hand after digging a hole, and hand setting […]

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Driven vs Handset Fence Posts

A driven post (i.e, Shaver/KIWI Post Driver) is 10-times stronger than a handset post.  The way the earth displaces when the post is driven makes the post tighter in the ground. A concrete-set post can be as strong as a driven post provided it is set properly and allowed to cure. A concreted post needs a […]

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Shaver Drivers

  TOUGH JOBS WITH MADE EASY The Worlds Finest Post Drivers    Fast and powerful, rugged and reliable, Shaver post drivers are the world’s finest.  They’re built for heavier than the job requires.  With only six moving parts, these machines perform year after year without a breakdown.    You can choose from five models of Shaver post […]

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Shaver Specifications

Features and Specifications PD-8 PD-10 PD-12H Impact at Full Stroke 30,000 lbs. 71,500 lbs. 100,000 lbs. Effective Weight of Spring Powered Hammer 360 lbs. 725 lbs. 1,100 lbs. Drives a 4-5″ post in as little as 10-15 seconds. Operating Distance Above Ground 53-126″ 53-128″ 53-128″ Operating distance above ground is adjustable on all models. Post […]

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Shaver Hydraulic Set Up

Shaver Driver Hydraulic Setup  

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