Carver Inc Bench Top Auto Presses
Carver has incorporated more than 100 years of experience in laboratory presses into this line of automatic electrically powered bench top presses for today's labs. Carver Auto Series Plus automatic laboratory presses feature a large 7” color touch screen operator interface, enhanced platen temperature control with auto-tuning, ramp heating capability, storage of up to 250 recipes and real-time trending of force and temperature. Optional features include seven day timer for auto platen heat-up, data logging for cycle parameters, and access to logged data through Wi-Fi. 48 ton models include an integral wrap-around floor stand. Five models are available with 15 to 48 tons of clamping force and 6" x 6" to 18" x 18" platens.
 
STANDARD

Carver Bench Top Standard Auto Series Plus Model Presses: 15, 25, 30 and 48 Ton Capacity

Carver Auto Series Plus automatic laboratory presses feature a large 7” color touch screen operator interface, enhanced platen temperature control with auto-tuning, ramp heating capability, strorage of up to 250 recipes and real-time trending of force and temperature. Optional features include seven day timer for auto platen heat-up, data logging for cycle parameters, and access to logged data through Wi-Fi. 48 ton models include an integral wrap-around floor stand.


Auto Series Plus press models are available with 15 to 48 tons of clamping force and 6" x 6" to 19” x 19” platens. These benchtop presses are used in quality control and research and development for test sample preparations, destructive testing, molding, laminating and fluid extraction. See below table for press specifications.

PELLET

The self-contained 25 & 40 ton AutoPellet press has 5" diameter platen and integral safety shield cabinet enclosing electrically powered hydraulic system. Rigid slab side construction maintains precise alignment and includes provision for a vacuum line connection to the pellet die.

Hydraulic, Bench Top Lab Presses From Carver, Inc.
AutoPellet Presses for Preparing Pellets, Bricks, Briquettes and Cakes

The self-contained 25 & 40 ton AutoPellet press has 5" diameter platen and integral safety shield cabinet enclosing electrically powered hydraulic system. Rigid slab side construction maintains precise alignment and includes provision for a vacuum line connection to the pellet die. The AutoPellet presses have a programmable control system with 10 recipe storage capacity, with programmable decompression rates.


Carver Pellet Dies available in sample sizes of 6, 12, 13, 25, 31 and 40mm. (sold separately) Click here for details

Specifications of the Bench Top Auto Pellet Press Model 3887NE.L & 4387NE.L:
  • Your choice of clamping force in 25 & 40 tons (minimum 1,000)
  • Daylight Opening 1.5" – 7.25"
  • Stroke 1"
  • Rugged slab-side construction
  • Daylight adjustment wheel with swivel handle
  • Self-contained hydraulic unit
  • 5" diameter work area
  • Programmable setpoints for clamp force, dwell time and ejection force
  • 10 recipe storage capability
  • Programmable in units of pounds
  • Programmable decompression rates
  • Interlocked safety enclosure with hinged door
  • Available in 115V-1Ph or 230V 1-Ph supply voltage upon request
  • Electrical disconnect (non-fused)
  • Dimensions: 32.5"L-R x 19.75"F-B x 22" min. to 28" max.H, including handle (uncrated)
Available Options:
  • Force Calibration Certificate using equipment traceable to NIST (part #1525.0001) [each]
  • Floor stand 47"L-R x 22.5"F-B x 30"H Wt 280# (catalog #223219D)
  • Floor stand 47"L-R x 22.5"F-B x 30"H W/6" Casters Wt 280# (catalog #223229C)
  • 1/8 HP Vacuum pump (catalog #3874)
  • Evacuable 6mm Pellet Die Set (catalog #4417)
  • Evacuable 12mm Pellet Die Set (catalog #4946)
  • Evacuable 13mm Pellet Die Set (catalog #3619)
  • Evacuable 25mm Pellet Die Set (catalog #4369)
  • Evacuable 31mm Pellet Die Set (catalog #3902)
  • Evacuable 40mm Pellet Die Set (catalog #3876)
  • Spare parts kit (part #6315.17)
  • Three pints of hydraulic oil, push buttons, rod seal, polyseal, relays & fuses
  • Carver Special Hydraulic Fluid (Oil) (part #2170)
  • Hydraulic Vent Valve (solenoid/cartridge valve & coil) (part #6315.19)
  • UL/CUL Certified electrical panel available upon request as an option
Calibration Options Available
 
Catalog Number
Max. Clamp Force, Tons (lb)
Platen Size (in)
Ram Stroke (in)
Daylight Opening (in)
Overall Size W x D (in)
Height (in)
Weight (lb)
AutoPellet 3887.NE.L
25 (50,000)
5 dia.
1
1.5 to 7.25
31.5 x 19.75
22 (+handle)
400
AutoPellet 4387.NE.L
40 (80,000)
5 dia.
1
1.5 to 7.25
32.5 x 19.75
22 (+handle)
450
 
Model
Catalog Number
Max. Clamp Force, Tons (lb)
Heated Platens
Platen Size (in)
Ram Stroke (in)
Daylight Opening (in)
Overall Size W x D x H (in)
Weight (lb)
Voltage Supply
Two-Post Model
Auto C-PL
3888
15
(30,000)
No
6 x 6
6
.75 to 16
42.50 x 24 x 45
625
115/230
1 phase
Auto C-PL,H
3889
15
(30,000)
Yes
6 x 6
6
0 to 13
42.50 x 24 x 45
670
115/230
1 phase
Auto M-PL
3890
25
(50,000)
No
9 x 9
6
.75 to 16
42.50 x 24 x 45
625
115/230
1 phase
Auto MH-PL,H
3891
25
(50,000)
Yes
9 x 9
6
0 to 12
42.50 x 24 x 45
690
230
1 phase
Four-Post Model
AutoFour/1512-PL
3892
15
(30,000)
No
12 x 12
6
1 to 17
50 x 29.25 x 46
995
115/230 1 phase
AutoFour/1512-PL,H
3893
15
(30,000)
Yes
12 x 12
6
0 to 12
50 x 29.25 x 46
1,200
230 1 phase
AutoFour/1515-PL
4530
15
(30,000)
No
15 x 15
6
8 to 17
50 x 29.25 x 46
1,500
115/230 1 phase
AutoFour/1515-PL,H
4531
15
(30,000)
Yes
15 x 15
6
2 to 12
50 x 29.25 x 46
1,775
230 1 phase
AutoFour/3012-PL
3894
30
(60,000)
No
12 x 12
6
1 to 17
50 x 29.25 x 46
995
115/230 1 phase
AutoFour/3012-PL,H
3895
30
(60,000)
Yes
12 x 12
6
0 to 12
50 x 29.25 x 46
1,200
230 1 phase
AutoFour/3015-PL
4532
30
(60,000)
No
15 x 15
6
8 to 17
50 x 29.25 x 46
1,500
115/2301 phase
AutoFour/3015-PL,H
4533
30
(60,000)
Yes
15 x 15
6
2 to 12
50 x 29.25 x 46
1,775
230 1 phase
48 Ton Auto Series - Design includes wrap around Floor Stand
AutoFour/4815-PL
5400
48
(96,000)
No
15 x 15
4
6 to 19
55 x 36 x 72
3,074
115/230 1 phase
AutoFour/4815-PL,H
5401
48
(96,000)
Yes
15 x 15
4
0 to 15
55 x 36 x 72
3,384
230 1 phase
AutoFour/4818-PL
5402
48
(96,000)
No
18 x 18
4
6 to 19
55 x 36 x 72
3,074
115/230 1 phase
AutoFour/4818-PL,H
5403
48
(96,000)
Yes
18 x 18
4
0 to 15
55 x 36 x 72
3,444
230 1 phase
Available Options
Item Description
Catalog #
Floor Stand: 51" L-R x 23.5" F-B x 24" H, Wt. 385# for all standard Auto Series Presses (Excluding 48 Ton Models)
223321D
Floor Stand: 51" L-R x 23.5" F-B x 24" H, Wt. 385#, w/6" Casters for all standard Auto Series Presses (Excluding 48 Ton Models)
223319C
Auto cooling option; including manifolds and hoses
List separate when requesting quote or placing order.
Temperature Calibration by instruments traceable to NIST on heated presses
1525.00003 (sold per controller)
Force Calibration Certificate using equipment traceable to NIST
1525.00001
Additional kits available 
Consult Factory for details 
 
 
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