Thin Gauge Thermoforming

Why Use Thin Gauge Thermoforming?

Thin Gauge Thermoforming operations produce many parts per hour.  It is a good solution for meeting the specialized needs of plastic part(s), such as:

  • Blister pack plastic packaging
  • Disposable medical device packaging
  • Food containers
  • Consumer retail packaging

Materials VIP Commonly Use in Inline and Light Gauge Thermoforming

ABS
Polypropylene
LDPE (Low Density Polyethylene)
HDPE (High Density Polyethylene)
HMWPE (High Molecular Weight Polyethylene)
UHMWPE (Ultra High Molecular Weight Polyethylene)
Acrylic
Polycarbonate
Boltron
Kydex
PET
PET-G
Polystyrene
Kevlar
Royalite
UVEX

VIP’s Thin Gauge Thermoforming Capabilities

A wide range of Thin Gauge Thermoforming technical capabilities are available based on the equipment used, materials used, and desired product properties.

Virginia Industrial Plastic uses state-of-the-art equipment, including the following machines:

    Brown 3 station rotary (2)
    Brown Single Station
    ZMD
    PVI

    All machines are capable of vacuum forming. The choice of the thin gauge thermoforming technology in work done by VIP is always guided by the engineering and product specifications of the customer and part. Specializing in vacuum forming with capabilities of up to 72″ x 144″ sheets and up to .0006″ thick for some materials.
    Our machines have various capabilities and we are willing to invest in additional equipment under the right circumstances to support your requirements.