Rubber Recess Former

  • Ancotec Rubber Recess Former create accurate recesses to accommodate the Lifting Clutches during the casting process.
  • Moulded from a long-lasting rubber compound to ensure longevity when in contact with concrete.
  • Dimensions of each Recess Formers are engineered unique to the corresponding lifting clutches load classifications to minimize risks of errors.


The recess plug is spread open and set over the anchor head and is then attached to the mould using the stamped metal plate with the fixing screw and wing nut. On tightening the wing nut, the recess plug is pressed against the mould and clamped around the anchor head at the same time.


To extract the plug from the set concrete, reinforcement bars are to be inserted into the two openings provided. The plug is then levered out of the mould.