Thermoforming is when the plastic sheet is heated up to a malleable state to be either drape formed. pressed. Blow moulded or vacuum moulded to an existing mould.
|Requirements:||Size, Clarity, Strength, Complexity of shape, Repetition|
|Manufacturing:||Vacuum Former, Vertical or Horizontal Oven|
|Materials:||Acrylic/Perspex, ABS, PVC, ASA, Polycarbonate, Polyethylenes, Polypropelene, TPO’s|
Thermoforming is used in the manufacture of many items from food products, medical, general retail, electronic, scientific, transport, marine etc