These Top Platens hold a cylindrical soil sample in place on the Soil Sample Trimmer. Platens feature holding pins to secure the sample as it is rotated and trimmed with a knife or wire saw. Available in a variety of diameters to match the desired specimen diameter, the platens were designed to be used with the Adjustable Soil Sample Trimmers for samples from 1 to 4in (25 to 102mm) diameters.
- Attaches to adjustable rod of soil sample trimmer
- Holding pins on platen secure specimen in place
- Comes in a variety of sizes for trimming soil samples