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Maker Lab

Vacuum Forming

Vacuum Forming Machine

Basic Tools Slide Show Image 13 Vacuum Forming Machine

The vacuum forming machine can form plastic sheets around objects to create a form. In the Maker Lab we have a Centroform SV 1217 vacuum former.


Quick Reference

Training Required: Basic Training

Workspace: Forming area 12" x 17"

Materials: Thin plastic sheets

Material Fees: We have plastic sheets (clear and white) available for single projects. Let us know if you want to make multiple forms.

Common Terminology: Coming soon!


PDF Links

Basic Tool Training

Centroform SV 1217 Manual


Video Links

Vacuum Former Safety Video

Centroform Video


Manufacture Information

Centroform Website


Sample Projects

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