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THERMOFORMING MANUAL and TROUBLE-SHOOTING GUIDE

A Guide to Thermoforming VACUUM FORMING GUIDE courtesy of Leroy M. Boser 574-370-2003 Table of Contents PREFACE…………………………………………………………………………………..1 DESCRIPTION OF VACUUM FORMING………………………………………………1 VACUUM FORMING TECHNIQUES …………………………………………………..1 1. DRAPE FORMING – BOTTOM (Figure 1.) ………………………………………….1 2. DRAPE FORMING – TOP ……………………………………………………………..4 3. PLUG ASSIST – BOTTOM (Figure 2.)………………………………………………4 4. PLUG ASSIST – TOP ………………………………………………………………….6 5. SNAP BACK –…

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Thermoforming: Improving Process Performance, Book Excerpts from Stanley Rosen

           Excerpts from Stanley Rosen’s Book    “Author Stanley R. Rosen, who spent a half-a-century as a mechanical engineer designing thermoforming machines(vacuum and pressure forming), trim presses, and all manner of tooling, will equip you with the facts. You’ll be able to think your way through everyday predicaments, make informed plans to…

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