Compression molder

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Compression molder

General Information

FIC: Miko Cakmak

Owner: Miko Cakmak

Location: BRK 1153

System Information

General Description

Manually operated hydraulic press with top and bottom heated platens for preparation of thermoplastic films. High pressure for die cutting operations.

  • Safety shield surrounds press.
  • Precise, digital temperature control.


  • Maximum clamping force: 12 US Tons / 50,000 lbf
  • Maximum operating temperature: 650°F (343°C)
  • Heated platen area: 12 x 12 inches

Materials Compatibility

Melting temperature less than 650°F.
No materials with volatile/hazardous gas decompostion (no vent system).

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