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How Do Thermoforming Machines Work?

How does a thermoforming machine work? Each of the machines in our manufacturing facilities works by heating thin plastic sheets and stretching them over a mold to create precise shapes. However, each approaches their task differently. Let’s see how each play their role in our manufacturing process!

Which Plastic Materials Are Used In Thermoforming?

Thermoforming plastic sheets can use many types of material – but there are some key characteristics to consider. Factors like transparency, hardness, rigidity or flexibility, and impact strength help manufacturers select the right thermoplastic for each part. At Global Thermoforming, we work with a variety to ensure the products you receive are made from the best material match for your needs!

10 Products Made By Vacuum Thermoforming

This month, we’d like to introduce the versatility of our processes by telling you about 10 products made with vacuum and pressure thermoforming. It’s a wide range, and it’s a great example of what we can achieve with our thin and thick-gauge capabilities and range of secondary operations.

How Much Does Thermoforming Cost?

After more than 30 years of manufacturing experience, we know what questions we hear the most from new clients. Needless to say, one of them is: “How much does thermoforming cost?”

Thermoforming vs. Injection Molding

In this article, we will provide an overview of how thermoforming and injection molding compare with each other and take a closer look at key differences in particular areas, such as production times and costs. Click to learn more about both.

MAAC Thermoforming machine

How Do Thermoforming Machines Work?

How does a thermoforming machine work? Each of the machines in our manufacturing facilities works by heating thin plastic sheets and stretching them over a mold to create precise shapes. However, each approaches their task differently. Let’s see how each play their role in our manufacturing process!

Which Plastic Materials Are Used In Thermoforming?

Thermoforming plastic sheets can use many types of material – but there are some key characteristics to consider. Factors like transparency, hardness, rigidity or flexibility, and impact strength help manufacturers select the right thermoplastic for each part. At Global Thermoforming, we work with a variety to ensure the products you receive are made from the best material match for your needs!

10 Products Made By Vacuum Thermoforming

This month, we’d like to introduce the versatility of our processes by telling you about 10 products made with vacuum and pressure thermoforming. It’s a wide range, and it’s a great example of what we can achieve with our thin and thick-gauge capabilities and range of secondary operations.

How Much Does Thermoforming Cost?

After more than 30 years of manufacturing experience, we know what questions we hear the most from new clients. Needless to say, one of them is: “How much does thermoforming cost?”

Thermoforming vs. Injection Molding

In this article, we will provide an overview of how thermoforming and injection molding compare with each other and take a closer look at key differences in particular areas, such as production times and costs. Click to learn more about both.

Global Thermoforming, Inc is a leader in the thermoforming industry that provides quality thermoforming, vacuum forming, clamshell, clamshell packaging, thin gauge thermoforming, thick gauge thermoforming, and a variety of other services to the entire United States. We have local thermoforming facilities in Tempe, AZ and Nashville, TN. Contact us today for all of your thermoforming needs.

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LaVergne, TN 37086
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TEMPE LOCATION

735 West Knox Road
Tempe, AZ 85284
P: (480) 753-5680
F: (480) 753-5681

NASHVILLE LOCATION

1631 Corporate Place
LaVergne, TN 37086
P: (615) 641-7000
F: (615) 641-7076

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How Do Thermoforming Machines Work?

Each of the machines in our manufacturing facilities works by heating thin plastic sheets and stretching them over a mold to create precise shapes. However, each approaches their task differently. Let’s see how each play their role in our manufacturing process!