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Standard Bench Manual Presses for Laboratory Use from Carver, Inc.

Heated Lab Presses with Digital Temperature Controls and Safety Shields in Varying Capacities


These Carver manually heated bench top lab presses have digital temperature controls and safety shields and are available in 7.5, 12, 25 and 30 ton capacities and two and four post configurations. They are used for molding, laminating, embossing and bonding of various materials in a laboratory setting.


NOTE: Pictures shown with both analog gauge and digital gauge. Standard manual presses come with analog gauge. Digital gauges available upon request. Consult factory for details. Please click on the images below for more information on that specific press model.

Model 4386 heated lab press. Model 4122 manual, heated bench top lab presses in 7.5, 12, 25 and 30 ton capacities. Model 4126 heated lab presses for laminating, embossing, molding and bonding.
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Model 4128 heated, manual, bench top lab press from Carver. Model 3856 manual bench top lab press. Model 4386 heated lab press.
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Calibration Options Available

Force calibration (p/n 1525.00001) by instruments traceable to NIST are available for new equipment and new gauges. Temperature calibration (p/n 1525.00003) also available for new equipment. For existing equipment/gauges, please contact our Service Department to set up a Return Authorization Number by calling 260-563-7577, ext. 5238 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for details.

Catalog Number369054204386412041224123438938564126369341284129
Model7.5-15Mini CHCH12-10H12-12H12-12-2HMH25-12H25-12-2H25-1530-12H30-12-2H
Old Press Number3736 20863725 & 2625 2697 & 26253377 & 272920892518273037372699 & 26292731
Clamping Force: U.S. Tons 7.5 12 12 12 12 12 25 25 25 25 30 30
Clamping Force: (lb) 15,000 24,000 24,000 24,000 24,000 24,000 50,000 50,000 50,000 50,000 60,000 60,000
Max. Temperature (°F) 650° 650° 650° 650° 650° 650° 650° 650° 650° 650° 650° 650°
Platens (in) 15 x 15 6 x 6 6 x 6 10 x 7 12 x 12 12 x 12 9 x 9 12 x 12 12 x 12 15 x 15 12 x 12 12 x 12
Ram Stroke (in) 5.1 5.1 5.1 5.1 5.1 5.1 6.5 6.5 6.5 6.5 6 6
Daylight Opening (in) 5 0 to 4 0 to 15 0 to 11 0 to 10 2 @ 3 0 to 12 0 to 9.5 2 @ 3 5 0 to 12 2 @ 3
Overall Size w x d (in) 32 x 28 19 x 16 19 x 16 26 x 18 29 x 27 29 x 27 23 x 24 29 x 27 29 x 27 32 x 28 32 x 27 32 x 27
Height (in) 30 25 39 39 44 46 42 42 46 35 46 46
Weight (lb) 900 225 300 420 770 1,035 425 805 1,075 1,200 835 1,100