Vacuum Formers

Formech Compac Mini

The new Formech Compac Mini is the ideal entry level manual vacuum forming machine suitable for educational and prototype use.

Its compact nature and versatility make the Compac Mini a highly adaptable machine requiring minimum working space. Incorporating the latest technology this safe, easy to use self contained unit can produce high quality plastic moldings up to 4mm thick – all this for an exceptional price

Technical Specifications:

Material size 250 mm x 300 mm (10″ x 12″)
Forming area 230 mm x 280 mm (9″ x 11″)
Max depth of draw 130 mm (4 ¾”)
Max material thickness 4 mm
Overall width 490 mm (19 1/3″)
Overall height 440 mm (17 1/3″)
Depth 820 mm (32″)
Weight 33 kg (73lbs)

Options:

  • Reducing windows
  • Spare parts kit

Other Features:

Features

  • Countdown timer
  • Vacuum gauge
  • Interlocking table
  • Pressure outlet
  • Powerful quartz heaters
  • Heater movement track to prevent lifting and derailing of heater box during use
  • Vacuum and release controls
  • Designed for ease of maintenance – any parts can be changed in the minimum period of time
  • Two stage reciprocal diaphragm pump
  • Fast tool change facility – accepts molds from clay, wood, resin, aluminum
  • Easily maintained with 12 months warranty
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Formech 300XQ

 

This small but very powerful manual vacuum forming machine is useful to education and industry alike.

With powerful independently regulated heater zone control and infra-red ceramic elements the Formech 300XQ can produce high quality moldings with plastic materials up to 6mm thick.
A timer is incorporated as standard to ensure accurate and consistent cycle times.

Technical Specifications:

Material size 450mm x 300 mm (18″ x 12″)
Forming area 430mm x 280 mm (17″ x 11″)
Max depth of draw 160mm (6 9/32″)
Max material thickness 6 mm (¼)
Overall width 650mm (25 1/2″)
Overall height 530mm (17″)
Depth 970mm (38″)
Weight 60kg (130lbs)

Options:

  • Reducing windows
  • Spare parts kit
  • Trolley

Other Features:

  • Interlock feature to ensure mold cannot be raised when heater is in forward position
  • Heater movement track to prevent lifting and derailing of heater box during use
  • Quartz heaters with standby feature
  • Ready to use within minutes
  • Four independent zone controls
  • Digital timer
  • Vacuum and release controls
  • Vacuum gauge
  • Designed for ease of maintenance – any parts can be changed in the minimum period of time
  • Powerful diaphragm pump = 25″ Hg
  • Fast tool change facility – accepts moulds from clay, wood, resin, aluminium
  • Easily maintained – 12 months warranty

Electrical Specifications:

  • 240 V, 13 amps, 50 Hz Single phase
  • 220 V, 13 amps, 60 Hz Single phase
  • 2.25 kilowatts
  • 13 amp supply
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Formech 508DT

Incorporating the latest technology this safe, easy to use self contained unit can produce high quality plastic moldings up to 6mm thick.


Technical Specifications:

Material size 508mm x 457 mm (20″ x 18″)
Forming area 482mm x 432mm (19″ x 17″)
Max depth of draw 185mm (7.3″)
Max material thickness 6mm
Overall width 597mm (23.5″)
Overall height 560mm (22″)
Depth 11000mm (43.3″)
Weight 100kg (220lbs)

 

Options:

  • Reducing windows
  • Spare parts kit
  • Trolley

Other Features:

  • Interlock feature to ensure mold cannot be raised when heater is in forward position
  • Heater movement track
  • Quartz heaters with standby feature
  • Ready to use within minutes
  • 4 independent zone controls
  • Mitsubishi touch screen PLC with memory storage
  • Vacuum and release controls
  • Vacuum gauge
  • Designed for ease of maintenance – any parts can be changed in the minimum period of time
  • Powerful diaphragm pump = 25″ Hg
  • Fast tool change facility – accepts molds from clay, wood, resin, aluminum
  • Easily maintained – 12 months warranty

Electrical specifications

  • 240 V, 50 Hz, single phase
  • 3.2 kW
  • 13 amp supply
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Formech 508FS

A larger floor standing manual vacuum forming machine with timer included and capable of forming material thickness up to 6mm.
With its fast warm up facility and full zone control the Formech 508FS is ready for use in minutes, quickly producing prototype or production runs of components in a whole range of thermoformable materials. A powerful, versatile machine which can produce high quality moldings from low cost tools

Technical Specifications:

Material size 508mm x 457 mm (20″ x 18″)
Forming area 482mm x 432mm (19″ x 17″)
Max depth of draw 290mm (11.4″)
Max material thickness 6 mm (¼)
Overall width 597mm (23.5″)
Overall height 1200 mm (47″)
Depth 1100mm (43″)
Weight 125kg (275lbs)

 

Options:

  • Reducing windows
  • Cooling system
  • Spare parts kit

Other Features:

  • CE approved
  • Pre-stretch and auto-level features
  • Heater movement track
  • Quartz heaters with standby feature
  • Ready to use within minutes
  • Four independent zone controls
  • Mitsubishi touch screen PLC with memory storage
  • Vacuum and release controls
  • Vacuum gauge
  • Designed for ease of maintenance – any parts can be changed in the minimum period of time
  • Powerful dry vane pump = 26″ Hg / 10m3/hr
  • Fast tool change facility – accepts molds from clay, wood, resin, aluminum
  • Easily maintained – 12 months warranty

Electrical Specifications:

  • 220 V, 13 amps, 60 Hz single phase
  • 3.5 kilowatts
  • 20amp supply

NOTE: The 508FS requires compressed air

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Formech FM660

A mid range, high specification, manual machine with an exceptional forming capacity, the Formech FM660 offers moldings of a size, thickness and quality unparalleled by any other machine of this size or price.
The machine has been designed to be highly adaptable and such functions as changing a mold or fitting a reducing window can be carried out in the minimum amount of time.
Simple push button controls provide a fast method of production or prototype vacuum forming.
Incorporating a timer function , pre-stretch facility and auto level as standard features the 660 machine remains one of Formech’s best selling units

Technical Specifications:

Material size 660 mm x 660 mm (26″ x 26″)
Forming area 622 mm x 622 mm (24½” x 24½”)
Max depth of draw 406 mm (16″)
Max material thickness 6 mm (¼)
Pre-Stretch Facility ( requires air connection)
Auto-level Facility
Timer Function
Overall width 863 mm (34″)
Overall height 1130 mm (44½”)
Depth 1500 mm (59″)
Weight 210 kg (462lbs)

Options:

  • Pneumatic table (requires air connection)
  • Reducing windows
  • Twin fan cooling system
  • Reel feed gantry
  • Spare parts kit

Other Features:

  • CE approved
  • Fast warm up facility
  • Push button controls
  • Timer incorporated to ensure accurate heat cycles
  • Auto-level facility
  • Pre-stretch facility
  • Powerful infra-red ceramics heaters
  • Full zone control
  • Vacuum and release controls
  • Designed for ease of maintenance – any parts can be changed in the minimum period of time
  • Powerful two stage vacuum pump -25° Hg
  • Fast tool change facility – Accepts moulds from clay, wood, resin,
  • Easily maintained with 12 months warranty

Electrical Specifications:

  • 240 V, 30 amps, 50 Hz single phase
  • 220 V, 30 amps, 60 Hz single phase
  • 7.5 kilowatts
  • 3 phase optional
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Formech 686

A large floor standing manual vacuum forming machine with timer included and capable of forming material thickness up to 6mm.
A powerful, versatile machine which can produce high quality moldings from low cost tools.

Technical Specifications:

Material size 686mm x 660mm (27″ x 26″)
Forming area 646mm x 620mm (25.4″ x 24.4″)
Max depth of draw 400mm (15.7″)
Max material thickness 6 mm (¼)
Overall width 940mm (37″)
Overall height 1280 mm (50″)
Overall depth 1900mm (75″)
Weight 260kg (573lbs)

 

Options:

  • Reducing windows
  • Cooling system
  • Spare parts kit

Other Features:

  • CE approved
  • Pre-stretch and autolevel features
  • Heater movement track
  • Quartz heaters with standby feature
  • Ready to use within minutes
  • 6 independent zone controls
  • Mitsubishi touch screen PLC with 12 vmemory storage capacity
  • Vacuum and release controls
  • Vacuum gauge
  • Designed for ease of maintenance – any parts can be changed in the minimum period of time
  • Powerful diaphragm pump = 26″ Hg / 10m3/hr
  • Fast tool change facility – accepts moulds from clay, wood, resin, aluminium
  • Easily maintained – 12 months warranty

Electrical Specifications:

  • 220 V, 60 Hz single phase
  • 7.5 kilowatts
  • 3 phase optional (380 / 415 V)

NOTE: The 686 requires compressed air

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Formech 1372

The worlds first and largest manual vacuum forming machine. The unique, patented, “table assist facility” gives the Formech FM1 the power of an automated machine with the convenience and price of a manual machine.
It enables the operator to lift molds up to 90 kilos manually with ease, without the need for power assistance and cumbersome machine guards that slow down cycle times.
With additional standard features such as timer, auto-level and pre-stretch the FM1 offers a molding capacity, speed of cycle and ease of operation for a price that is unmatchable.

Technical Specifications:

Material size 1372mm x 660mm (54″ x 26″)
Forming area 1330 mm x 620 mm (52.1″ x 24.3″)
Max depth of draw 420mm (16.5″)
Max material thickness 6 mm (¼)
Overall width 1820 mm (71″)
Overall height 1200 mm (47″)
Overall depth 1820 mm (71″)
Weight 600 Kg (1322.7lbs)

Options:

  • Reducing windows
  • Twin fan cooling system
  • Spare parts kit

Other Features

  • CE approved
  • Quartz heaters
  • Fast warm up facility
  • 15 heating zones all individually controlled
  • Ready to use within minutes
  • Mitsubishi PLC with Touch screen
  • Pneumatic table with height adjustment
  • Vacuum and release controls
  • Vacuum gauge
  • Autolevel and pre-stretch facility
  • Designed for ease of maintenance – any parts can be changed in the minimum period of time
  • Powerful diaphragm pump = 25″ Hg
  • Fast tool change facility – accepts moulds from clay, wood, resin, aluminium
  • Easily maintained – 12 months warranty

Electrical Specifications:

  • 415 V, 70 amps, 50 Hz 3 phase
  • 220 V, 70 amps, 60 Hz 3 phase
  • 15 kilowatts
  • Air Supply
  • 80 psi / 5 bar

NOTE: The 1372 requires compressed air

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Formech FLB-500 Strip Heater

The ideal entry-level strip heater for schools and industry, to bend plastic with its robust incoloy heating element.


Technical Specifications:

500mm (19.7″) bending Length
Optional: Adjustable Cooling jig
Weight 70 kg (154lbs

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