Heated Platen Presses

Machinery & Machining Tools

Proppant Crush Test Press offers clamp force up to 40 tons.

January 28, 2015

Intended for use with high psi frac sand, resin-coated sand, and ceramic proppant, Genesis G40-12-PCR offers clamp force ranging from 2–40 tons within ± 2.5% deviation. Press features self-contained hydraulic system that can apply constant rate of 2,000 psi/min, 12 x 12 in. full guided hardened platens, and adjustable stop on plates for centering crush die. Operator interface combines Allen Bradley programmable controller, PanelView Touchscreen, and closed-loop control of clamp pressure. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Electric Press with Built-in Heater Plates

September 10, 2014

Fancort was approached by a well known government agency with a requirement for a very accurate, low force, assembly press that incorporated heater plates for compressing and heating semiconductor materials. The press was for RD, and had to incorporate extreme versatility to handle the broad range of materials they were working with. The customer was unable to find an off-the-shelf solution,... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Smart Press with Heater Plates

September 9, 2014

Fancort was approached by a well known government agency with a requirement for a very accurate, low force, assembly press that incorporated heater plates for compressing and heating semiconductor materials. The press was for RD, and had to incorporate extreme versatility to handle the broad range of materials they were working with. The customer was unable to find an off-the-shelf solution,... Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment, Machinery & Machining Tools

Wabash and Carver at Rubber EXPO 2013

July 22, 2013

Wabash MPI and Carver, Inc. are exhibiting at Rubber Expo 2013 in Booth No. 2208 at The International Exposition Center in Cleveland, OH from October 8-10.  Wabash and Carver are leading manufacturers and suppliers of standard and custom production and laboratory presses from .5 to 1200 tons.  A Genesis ASTM press with ACCU-HEAT™ premium uniformity platen system will be on display at the... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Smudge-Proof Inline Tyre Coding

April 15, 2013

Smudge-proof inline tyre coding For decades now the world's second-largest press manufacturer Koenig & Bauer AG (KBA) has been well known in the industry and among interested members of the public for its big newspaper and commercial web presses as well as for its fast Rapida sheetfed offset presses. Insiders also know that over 90% of banknotes worldwide are produced on KBA printing and... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Negri Bossi Takes Two Energy Saving Integrated Production Units to Fakuma

August 13, 2012

Leading injection press maker presents the two-platen ELEOS model with clean room for moulding of liquid silicone for medical applications and the JANUS hybrid with side entry robot.<4444>Two complete integrated production units to showcase two great new developments: this is how Negri Bossi aims to make its mark at Fakuma 2012, the international plastic processing industry fair to be held in... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Fontijne Presses Launches Revolutionary Platen Press Design

March 1, 2012

The LabEcon series: for the best price/quality performance<4444>Fontijne Presses has developed a totally new and unique Platen Press - The LabEcon series 150/300/600. Designed for straightforward automated pressing operations, these presses offer the high quality Fontijne Presses is known for, but in an economical package. <4444>Fontijne Presses would like to invite you to our booth at NPE to... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

HSE Issues New Guidance on Safety of Hand-fed Platen Presses

February 1, 2011

HSE has now commenced on-site inspections of hand-fed platen presses in the UK and so users of this high-risk machinery need to ensure that their machines meet the required safety standards. Following extensive consultation with industry, users and suppliers, HSE has published an Information Sheet to help users manage this process.<4444>The Health & Safety Executive (HSE) is urging users of... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Machinery & Machining Tools, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Pilz Automation Technology and SCA Display UK Co-Develop Innovative Safety Solution for Hand-Fed Platen Press

October 5, 2010

With the Health & Safety Executive about to commence on-site inspections of hand-fed platen presses, users of this high-risk machinery need to ensure that their presses meet the required safety standards. By working closely together, two companies have developed a novel, high integrity safety solution for a hand-fed platen press, which uses an array of light beam sensors and a modular safety... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Presses offer clamping force from 2.8-28 tons.

November 16, 2009

Featuring 15 x 15 in. platen size, Triton Series includes high end controls for pressure and temperature ramping. PLC controller offers 3 in. touch screen and stores up to 10 programs. Operator controls include 2 clamp close buttons, clamp open, emergency stop, and power on/off. Guards include manual hinged front with magnetic safety switch interlock, sheet metal wrap that can be removed for maintenance access, and expanded metal windows. Read More

Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Machinery & Machining Tools

Large Platen Press uses heat to seal medical packaging.

May 2, 2008

Model 18:30S can provide over 10,000 lbf on large format (18 x 30 in.), Silverstone-coated sealing platen. In addition to PLC for temperature, dwell time, and pressure management, sealer includes standard secondary IR thermal sensing that provides packaging engineers with platen temperature information needed during validation. Optional Direct Force Sensing System provides reading of force (lbf) exerted by tray sealer press against seal tooling on every stroke. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

In-Line Hot Stamp Coder targets OEMs.

July 3, 2007

Achieving 150 prints/min in 5.2 x 8.1 in. frame, Model 40/25 CL offers print area of 1½ x 1 in. and can be integrated with host equipment including primary labelers, form-fill-seal systems, thermoformers, and overwrapping systems. Foil indexing system minimizes foil waste, while quick-change foil magazine cuts downtime associated with ribbon re-threading. Coder is suited for printing expiration dates, product identification information, lot-batch numbers, and company logos. Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment, Machinery & Machining Tools

Platen Presses are suited for use in R&D laboratories.

January 5, 2004

Suited for use in quality control applications, manual and programmable Laboratory Platen Presses models are available in vacuum and multi-daylight configurations. Compact, ergonomically designed products have integrated heated and coolant platens, max temperature of 572°F, temperature accuracy of ±39.2°F, 7 7/8 in. stroke, 5-100 ton press force, and compressed air connection for removing water out of platens after cooling. Read More

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