17 April 2018
17 April 2018
Wabash and Carver will highlight their composite moulding presses at the SAMPE 2018 Conference & Exhibition on 23-24 May in Long Beach, California, US.
Both companies are manufacturers and suppliers of standard and custom composite moulding presses for manufacturing and laboratory applications, with press capacities ranging from 0.5 to 1200 tons and platen sizes from 6" x 6" to 6' x 12'.
Wabash MPI also offers standard and custom hydraulic and pneumatic presses for compression moulding, vacuum moulding, ASTM testing, laboratory and R&D applications, as well as transfer presses for precise moulding of electrical components, medical products and other applications. Carver offers two-column and four-column benchtop, manual and automatic hydraulic laboratory presses suited for various materials research such as plastics and elastomers, as well as pharmaceuticals, analytical chemistry, lab testing, laminating and other applications including sample preparation.
Photo provided by Wabash and Carver
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