Carver’s AutoSeries Plus automatic hydraulic laboratory presses feature a large 7-in color operator interface, enhanced platen temperature control and auto-tuning, ramp heating capability, real-time trending of force and temperature and 7-day timer for auto heat-up. Other features include storage of up to 250 recipes, recipe preview and optional data logging for cycle parameters. The 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. The company’s full line of two- and four-column benchtop, floor standing, manual, automatic, pneumatic and hydraulic presses offer clamping capacities from .5 to 150 tons. The company also offers a variety of laboratory accessories for applications in IR, XRF, pharmaceutical, oil extraction, proppant crush testing, color dispersion and more.