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Square and Rectangular Compression Plates

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SKU: CP50x50-AL
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Square and rectangular compression plates with load capacities up to 20 kN. These platens are etched with concentric rings for accurate specimen placement.

They are available in aluminum or steel. Aluminum for testing soft samples such as cardboard, plastics, rubber, foams, lightweight springs, bottles and cartons. Steel for testing rubber, plastics, heavy duty springs, building products, composites and ceramics.

Adapters are available to mount platens to almost any test stand.

Round and self-aligning compression plates are also available.

Aluminum Square and Rectangular Compression Plates
  • Aluminum platens for testing soft samples such as cardboard, plastics, rubber, foams, lightweight springs, bottles and cartons.
  • Aluminum platens weigh less than steel platens.
  • Anodized aluminum temperatures -70°C … +180°C
Model
Dimensions
[A x B]
Load Capacity
Material
Eye End Coupling
[Fitting]
Weight
mm inches kN lbF mm inches kg lbs
CP50x50-AL 50 x 50 2 x 2 20 4,500 Aluminum 15.9 5/8 0.10 0.22
CP100x100-AL 100 x 100 3.9 x 3.9 20 4,500 Aluminum 15.9 5/8 0.51 1.12
CP120x120-AL 120 x 120 4.7 x 4.7 20 4,500 Aluminum 15.9 5/8 0.75 1.65
CP120x180-AL 120 x 180 4.7 x 7.1 20 4,500 Aluminum 15.9 5/8 1.13 2.49
CP125x250-AL 125 x 250 4.9 x 9.8 20 4,500 Aluminum 15.9 5/8 1.62 3.56
CP150x150-AL 150 x 150 5.9 x 5.9 20 4,500 Aluminum 15.9 5/8 1.17 2.57
CP150x300-AL 150 x 300 5.9 x 11.8 20 4,500 Aluminum 15.9 5/8 2.28 5.02
CP200x200-AL 200 x 200 7.9 x 7.9 20 4,500 Aluminum 15.9 5/8 2.10 4.62
CP200x300-AL 200 x 300 7.9 x 11.8 20 4,500 Aluminum 15.9 5/8 3.39 7.46
CP300x300-AL 300 x 300 11.8 x 11.8 20 4,500 Aluminum 15.9 5/8 4.35 9.57
CP400x400-AL 400 x 400 15.7 x 15.7 20 4,500 Aluminum 15.9 5/8 8.70 19.14

 *Anodized aluminum 

Steel Square and Rectangular Compression Plates
  • Steel platens for testing rubber, plastics, heavy duty springs, building products, composites and ceramics.
  • Hardened steel 58 HRC, nickel-plated, -70°C … +350°C
Model
Dimensions
[A x B]
Load Capacity
Material
Eye End Coupling
[Fitting]
Weight
mm inches kN lbF mm inches kg lbs
CP100x100-ST 100 x 100 3.9 x 3.9 20 4,500 Steel 15.9 5/8 1.54 3.39
CP196x196-ST 196 x 196 7.7 x 7.7 20 4,500 Steel 15.9 5/8 6.60 14.52
CP296x296-ST 296 x 296 11.7 x 11.7 20 4,500 Steel 15.9 5/8 13.60 29.92
CP396x396-ST 396 x 396 15.6 x 15.6 20 4,500 Steel 15.9 5/8 33.00 72.60

 *Hardened steel 58 HRC, nickel-plated

Applications
  • Static compression testing
  • Top load testing
  • Load holding compression tests
Dimensions [A x B]
Square and Rectangular Compression Plates
Eye End Coupling/Fitting Dimensions [mm]
    Fitting dimensions

     

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    Thread and Eye End Adapters
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    • Models are available to mount to any brand of equipment.
    • If you don't see what you need please contact us and we can offer the appropriate part.
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