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Carver Model C Laboratory Press


The Model C is a manual, twelve ton, two column, hydraulic lab press that is similar to the Mini C. The Model C is larger with a heavier construction and daylight to 45.7 cm.

Please refer to the owner's manual for further information.

Location: E132

Specifications / Capabilities:

  • Clamping Force: 106 M-N (12 tons)
  • Platens: 15.2 cm x 15.2 cm (6" x 6")
  • Ram Stroke: 12.95 cm (5.1")
  • Daylight Opening: 1.09 cm x 45.7 cm (0.75" to 18")


Access Information:

Additional training is required before you may use this piece of equipment. Please contact the activity responsible.

Carver Model C Laboratory Press

Name: Juscelino Leao
Phone: (301) 975-8867
Email: juscelino.leao@nist.gov
100 Bureau Dr Stop 6102
Gaithersburg, MD 20899-6102

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