Wabash Press P3H-15-CLX

Wabash Press P3H-15-CLX

Wabash Press P3H-15-CLX

General Information

Equipment Name: Wabash Press P3H-15-CLX

Location: 918B Rhodes Hall

Max Wafer Size: 12” x 12”


System Information

General Description: State-of-the-art hydraulic press for embossing and thermal bonding of plastics and composites. It can also be used for laminating in laboratory and R&D settings.


  • Pneumatic Clamp.
  • Maximum platen temperature of 260° C.
  • Independent temperature control of upper and lower platen.
  • Water/Air cooled platen.
  • 1000 to 6000 pound adjustable compression force.
  • Six-inch stroke.
  • 64 inch per minute closing and pressing speed.
  • 100 inch per minute opening speed.
  • ViewPoint control system including an Allen Bradley SLC 5/03 programmable controller, PanelView 550 touch screen, closed-loop control of pressure and platen temperature.
  • Ammeters for heater burnout detection.


Useful System Links

Equipment Use Fees

Internal $30/run External $60/run

Staff time: Internal: $40/hour External: $80/hour

Schedule Training


Operators Manual