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10/11/2015

CAMX 2015 preview: Wabash MPI and Carver Inc.

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Wabash MPI (Wabash, IN, US) and Carver Inc. (also Wabash, IN) will feature their standard and custom composites molding presses for manufacturing and laboratory applications.

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Wabash MPI (Wabash, IN, US) and Carver Inc. (also Wabash, IN) will feature their standard and custom composites molding presses for manufacturing and laboratory applications. Press capacities ranging from .5 to 1200 tons; platen sizes range from 6 by 6 inches to 6 by 12 ft. Wabash MPI also offers standard and custom hydraulic, electric and pneumatic presses for compression molding, vacuum molding, ASTM testing, laboratory and research and development applications. Carver Inc. offers two-column and four-column benchtop, manual and automatic hydraulic laboratory presses with clamping capacities from 12 to 48 tons. Carver presses are 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.

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