PLATEN-36LA-150-1 Compression Platen, Aluminum 03038

Compression Platen
Compression Plate for Foam, 6mm holes at 20mm spacing, 150mm

The Starrett PLATEN-36LA Series are anodized aluminum platens specifically designed for foam testing. The platens are square with holes in a grid pattern that allow air to escape as the foam is compressed during a test. 6mm hole diameters are placed every 20mm. This platen has a 150x150mm surface area. One platen is supplied.

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  • Easy-to-Use Testing Fixtures
  • Engineered Specifically for Testing Foam Samples
  • Holes Allow Air to Escape During Compression, Ensure Accurate Results
  • Application Examples: Compression Springs, Foam, Top Load Bottles, Tablets & Gel Caps, Corrugated Paper, Rubber, Metals, Composites
  • Anodized finish


  • Fixture Type: Square
  • Platen Size: 150 x 150mm
  • Load Capacity: 20kN (4500 lbf)
  • Material of Construction: Aluminum
  • Face Type: Holes 6 x 20mm
  • Operating Temperature: -0°C to 180°C
  • Adapter Size: 15.9mm, (5/8in)
  • Packaging: 1 Each
  • Weight (each): 1.10 kg

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