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Thermoforming vs Fiberglass

Thermoforming and fiberglass are similar processes. Both have low startup costs compared to other methods, allowing cost-effective creation of lower quantities of parts.

Thermoforming Process of Thermoforming machine

The Process Of Thermoforming

Thermoforming is the process of taking a sheet of plastic material, heating it up until its pliable, and forming it to a three-dimensional shape, then trimming and finishing it into a usable product. Here’s how the process works.

Thermoforming vs Fiberglass graph

Thermoforming vs Fiberglass

Thermoforming and fiberglass are similar processes. Both have low startup costs compared to other methods, allowing cost-effective creation of lower quantities of parts.

Thermoforming Process of Thermoforming machine

The Process Of Thermoforming

Thermoforming is the process of taking a sheet of plastic material, heating it up until its pliable, and forming it to a three-dimensional shape, then trimming and finishing it into a usable product. Here’s how the process works.

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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TEMPE LOCATION

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Tempe, AZ 85284
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NASHVILLE LOCATION

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

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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Which Plastic Materials Are Used In Thermoforming?

Although all the thermoplastics we use are high-quality, there’s an incredible range and diversity of types. Since we manufacture products with both thick and thin-gauge plastic, we work with many different types. This month, we’d like to explore the range of available materials and discuss what makes them suitable for different applications and industries.