Vacuum Forming

We are highly experienced in all types of thermoforming and vacuum forming in a wide variety of materials. We provide cost-effective production runs with standard materials such as ABS, Acrylic, Kydex®, Polyethylene, Polypropylene, PVC and others. We produce prototypes and one-of-a-kind pieces efficiently and affordably. Our specially developed production methods allow us to service your most complex prototype requirements.

vacuum-DSC00246Short Runs  • Volume Runs • Prototypes

Many other vacuum forming companies do not have the flexibility it takes to produce limited runs with efficiency. We have developed our vacuum forming process for simple adaptability and change over from one product to another.

So whether you need a short run piece or a volume run, we’ll work with you to meet your demanding schedule.

Watch a video of our vacuum forming process:

In this video, we are vacuum forming 1/8″ thick white polystyrene. We will eventually trim off the excess material and put holes and slots in the unit. It is used as a drawer in a cabinet for hospitals.

TuBro specializes in acrylic thermoforming. Our vast experience with acrylics means a high quality, optically clean product for you. Highly refined techniques are required for thermoforming of materials such as polypropylene and high-density polyethylene. With these and a long list of standard materials, TuBro can produce your parts with the confidence of years of experience. Click any image to see larger view.

TuBro specializes in Plastic Fabrication, Welding, CNC Routing, Vacuum forming and Thermoforming and Machining & Engraving. Visit our materials page for a list of some of the materials we work with.