Build a Plastic Vacuum Forming Machine

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Written by Vincent R. Gingery

Published by David J. Gingery Publishing, LLC

ISBN 1-878087-22-3

5-1/2 x 8-1/2 Paper Back. Perfect Bound. 106 Pages.


Discover why vacuum forming is considered one of the most versatile of the plastic thermoforming processes.

The plans in this book provide the information you need to build a large professional quality vacuum forming machine. Learn step-by-step how to design and build your own fully self contained machine capable of molding thick sheet plastic using either postive or negative molds.

Then after covering basic plastic technology, you will learn how to make your own molds and use them to quickly form flat sheets of thermoplastic into intricate shapes with incredible accuracy. You will be able to fabricate unusual signs, plastic containers, decorative objects, model car and airplane bodies and more!

Simple angle iron construction and clever design make this a rewarding project to build.

The heating element for this project can be purchased here.


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