Here you can see photographs and hear memories of Platen Presses made by Fielding and Platt.
Single Daylight and Multi-Daylight Platen Presses, with heated steel platens, hydraulically compressed plywood and composites. They were used in the production of furniture and laminates.
If you remember designing, machining, fitting, installing or maintaining any of the presses here please share your memories of working on them. You can do this by clicking on the machine you worked on, scrolling to the bottom of the page and clicking on the words Add comment about this page.
See images of Fielding's Platen Presses and share your memories of working on them