Vacuum Former
Access to a plastic vacuum former for University of Melbourne staff and students.
The Robotics Lab has a Formech 508FS vacuum former. It has a forming area of 482 x 432mm and can form plastic sheets up to 6mm and 290mm deep. We however recommend a 1-2mm for most projects.

Vacuum Forming Guide

Formech provides a comprehensive guide to vacuum forming. We recommend reading this if you are considering using the vacuum former.
Vacuum Forming Guide - Formech
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