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Floor Standing Laboratory Presses for R&D

Monarch Hydraulic Lab Presses in 30, 50, 75 or 100 Ton Capacity

Monarch hydraulic, floor standing laboratory press.

Carver's Monarch laboratory presses with integral hydraulic system and high technology options are based on standard production press models adapted to precision laboratory requirements.

Recommended for testing or research, compacting, molding rubber or plastic, laminating and assembly where stripping pressure is required.

Standard features include double-acting J.I.C. style cylinder for power open and power close. An integral hydraulic reservoir is easily accessible for cleaning and includes a strainer or cartridge filter, air filter/breather, oil level indicator and oil cooler. A programmable controller with access module is standard.


Optional equipment includes electrically heated platens to 600°, 800° or 1200°F, with digital temperature controllers, low pressure system, pressing speed control and automatic platen cooling. Contact us and we can assist in recommending the proper options for your application.

Standard Model Ranges


CatalogNumberMax. Capacity (tons)Nominal Work AreaAdjustable Daylight Opening*Cylinder Stroke (in)Tie Rod Dia. (in)Floor Space W x D (in)Height (lb)Approx. Weight (lb)
CMG 30H-15 30 15 x 15 6 to 12 6 1.25 42 x 40 72 1,850
CMG 30H-12 ASTM 30 12 x 12 6 to 12 6 1.25 43 x 40 72 1,850
CMG 50H-12 50 12 x 12 8 to 16 8 1.75 60 x 38 78 4,800
CMG 50H-15 50 15 x 15 8 to 16 8 1.75 60 x 38 78 4,800
CMG 50H-18 50 18 x 18 8 to 16 8 1.75 60 x 38 78 5,000
CMG 50H-24 50 24 x 24 8 to 16 8 1.75 66 x 38 78 5,600
CMG 75H-15 75 15 x 15 8 to 16 8 2 63 x 38 78 5,300
CMG 75H-18 75 18 x 18 8 to 16 8 2 69 x 38 78 5,500
CMG 75H-24 75 24 x 24 8 to 16 8 2 69 x 38 78 6,100
CMG 100H-15 100 15 x 15 12 to 22 12 3 66 x 38 78 7,000
CMG 100H-18 100 18 x 18 12 to 22 12 3 66 x 38 78 7,000
CMG 100H-24 100 24 x 24 12 to 22 12 3 72 x 38 78 7,500