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FormBox, by Mayku

$975.00 CAD - Approx. $764.40 USD



The Mayku "FormBox": a desktop vacuum former that brings your ideas tolife.

The "FormBox"puts the power of making in your hands.

Powered by any vacuum cleaner, it works with a world of materials and helps you to
make your ideas real.

Whether you’re crafting by hand or partnering with your 3D printer, the FormBox is your very own desktop production line.


Key benefits

Prototype Speed
Rapidly create product prototypes with high quality finishes to show your
clients your vision, in real life.

A world of materials to choose from
Bring your ideas into the real world in hundreds of different ways by
choosing from a huge range of sheet materials. Make the way you want to.


Features

Small footprint, big power
The FormBox gives you advanced manufacturing technology in a space
no larger than a laptop, giving you and your business the space you
need to grow.


Precision control
Take control over your making with precise time and temperature
settings - for consistent mold making, every time.


Making, made simple
The FormBox has been meticulously designed to make a complex
process as simple as possible, leaving you to focus on your ideas. It’s
making, made simple.


Vacuum Power
Plug any vacuum cleaner into the FormBox and use its suction to
kickstart your own desktop factory.


Auto switch
The FormBox has an internal auto-vacuum system, simply plug your
vacuum cleaner into the port on the back and the suction will start
exactly when you need it - magical making.

How it works


1. Insert your material and lift the trays up to the heater to start
warming up your material.

2. Place your design on the bed.

3. Heat the material until you see it start to become soft and
malleable.

4. Pull the trays down softly over your design - the vacuum will switch
on automatically to create your very first form.


- Area of 200 x 200 mm
and forming depth of 130 mm
- 1000w ceramic heating element
- Temp. from 160 to 340° C
- Material thickness 0.5 mm-1.5 mm
- Wide external handles for safe and easy use
- Steel bearings for smooth operation

Every FormBox comes with 40 free sheets, 1kg of casting material, three starter templates and a universal vacuum adaptor to ensure you get making straight away