Piston-cylinder press

A laboratory technician is seated in front of a hydraulic press assembly in a metal frame, with a dashboard of dials nearby

Detailed Description

Decompressing a pressurized experimental sample in a hydraulically-powered piston-cylinder press. This press allows controlled decompression of samples which have been held at high-pressure conditions approximating the Earth's interior.

Details

Image Dimensions: 678 x 511

Location Taken: US