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Carver 4386 CH Laboratory Manual Heated Press (12 Tons)

Carver 4386 CH Laboratory Manual Heated Press (12 Tons)
    Carver 4386 CH Laboratory Manual Heated Press (12 Tons)

    PART NUMBER: carver-4386

    Vendor: Carver

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  • Price: $7,135.00

    Shipping Weight: 300.00 pounds

    Quantity in Basket:  None

  • Carver 4386 Model CH Laboratory Manual Heated Press

    (Model CH) Twelve ton, manual, two-column hydraulic lab press with digital heated platens. Daylight opening adjustable to 15". Easy-to-read dual scale analog gauge, reading in pounds force and metric tons. Electrically heated platens for temperatures up to 650°F (343°C upon request) with digital controller per platen.


    • Manually operated
    • Clamping force 12 tons
    • Adjustable Daylight 0" 15" (Factory set at 5”)
    • Stroke 5 1/8”
    • Two (2) fully threaded columns
    • Heated platen package, including:
      • Two (2) 6”x 6” electrically heated steel platens
      • 700 watts per platen
      • Temperature range up to 650°F
      • One (1) digital temperature controller per platen
    • 0-24,000 lb Analog pressure gauge, reading in 200 lb increments (digital gauge also available)
    • 115/1 supply voltage FLA 12.18 (230V option upon request; Model 4386.4010)
    • Light gray safety shield
    • Dark gray frame
    • Electrical disconnect (non-fused)

    Technical Data

    Clamping Force: U.S. Tons 12
    Clamping Force: lbs. 24,000
    Max. Temperature (°F) 650°
    Platens (in) 6 x 6
    Ram Stroke (in) 5.1
    Daylight Opening (in) 0 to 15
    Overall Size w x d (in) 22 x 16
    Height (in) 39
    Weight (lb) 300

    Options & Accessories

    • Floor stand 19"L-R x 19"F-B x 30"H Wt 125#
    • Floor stand 36"L-R x 26"F-B x 30"H W/6" Casters Wt 260#
    • Manual cooling including hoses
    • 12 ton hydraulic unit repair kit
    • Two gauge manifold
    • Temperature Calibration by instruments traceable to NIST [per digital controller]
    • Force Calibration Certificate using equipment traceable to NIST [each]
    • Additional gauge choice for two gauge manifold (each)
      • 0 - 500 Lb. gauge, 250 Kg, 5 lb increments
      • 0 - 1,000 Lb. gauge, 450 Kg, 10 lb increments
      • 0 - 2,000 Lb. gauge, 900 Kg, 20 lb increments
      • 0 - 5,000 Lb. gauge, 2250 Kg, 50 lb increments
      • 0 - 10,000 Lb. gauge, 4500 Kg, 100 lb increments
    • Digital Gauge
      • Easy read LCD Round Gauge Face
      • Stem Mounted for Manual Presses only
      • Battery powered
      • Readings generate in 100 or 10 pound increments on 24,000 pound gauge
      • Gauge will be configured to press model

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