PR36 Single & Dual Mounting Press


Changeable molds

A variety of mold sizes are available

Easy mounting

Back-and-forth slide and flip motion mold enclosure provides easy access to mounts

Metallographic Consumables

High-quality metallographic consumables from LECO are specially formulated to meet your laboratory needs


Capable of both single and dual sample mounting, LECO PR-36 is ideal for a variety of sample mounting materials. Its lightweight, space-saving design and convenient desktop style make it the perfect fit for labs of all sizes that are looking for an efficient, durable mounting press. A rugged mold enclosure system allows the sample to be installed and removed easily and safely, while quick heating and cooling of the sample leads to a shortened run-time. A fully-automatic one-cycle operation (pressuring, heating, and cooling) frees the operator to perform other laboratory tasks.

Features and Benefits:

  • Intuitive operation—exchange mold sizes quickly and easily in a matter of minutes
  • Available 32, 40, and 50 mm mold sizes
  • Fully-automatic one-cycle operation (pressuring, heating, and cooling)
  • Cycle Completion alarm notifies you when your sample is ready
  • Electro-hydraulic design for extremely quiet operation, with no air required
  • Optional water flow adapter allows for transparent Lucite mounts
  • Universal power supply for easy set-up and connection
  • Optimized for molding Lucite- or Bakelite-mounted samples

Options & models


Each instrument can be configured to meet your individual lab needs. Contact our sales and application specialists to select the right configuration for your application.
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