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| Intro = A custom built vacuum former. Built at I3Detroit
 
| Intro = A custom built vacuum former. Built at I3Detroit
  
| Owner = John Sugg less than 100%  
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| Owner = John Sugg less than 100%, Brian Wennberg less than 100%, Glen Moore,  Rocco Marras
  
 
| StorageLocation = Between the Bike Shop and the Vinyl Shop
 
| StorageLocation = Between the Bike Shop and the Vinyl Shop
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| LooksLike = [[File:Vaccuum_Former.jpg|200px|thumb|left|Vacuum Former]]
 
| LooksLike = [[File:Vaccuum_Former.jpg|200px|thumb|left|Vacuum Former]]
  
| Rules =
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| Rules = Do not turn vac pump off during operation or vac pump could be damaged. Do not use a buck with hollow bottom surface or platen could be damaged.
  
 
Training is required before using. Contact John Sugg to set up a training time. Sugg3d@comcast.net
 
Training is required before using. Contact John Sugg to set up a training time. Sugg3d@comcast.net
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| Instructions = While it is simple to operate, this tool can be damaged if not used properly. Please get training before using.
 
| Instructions = While it is simple to operate, this tool can be damaged if not used properly. Please get training before using.
John has stocked 2x2 styrene sheets for you to buy. Place $3.00 in blue cash box for each sheet you use.
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John has stocked 2x2 styrene sheets (white or black) for you to buy. Place $3.00 in blue cash box for each sheet you use. The Vacuum Former can be converted to 2x3 if you wish to make larger parts.  
  
 
| OtherReferences =
 
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Revision as of 20:11, 12 May 2013


Vacuum Former

A custom built vacuum former. Built at I3Detroit

Basic Info

  • Ownership: John Sugg less than 100%, Brian Wennberg less than 100%, Glen Moore, Rocco Marras
  • Location: Between the Bike Shop and the Vinyl Shop
  • What it looks like:
Vacuum Former

Manufacturer Information

  • Make/Model: Proto Form. Plans-built Vacuum Former
  • Part Number: J

Documentation

not specified

Rules

Do not turn vac pump off during operation or vac pump could be damaged. Do not use a buck with hollow bottom surface or platen could be damaged.

Training is required before using. Contact John Sugg to set up a training time. Sugg3d@comcast.net

Instructions

While it is simple to operate, this tool can be damaged if not used properly. Please get training before using. John has stocked 2x2 styrene sheets (white or black) for you to buy. Place $3.00 in blue cash box for each sheet you use. The Vacuum Former can be converted to 2x3 if you wish to make larger parts.

Other References

Reference this.

Maintenance

Report any problems to sugg3d@comcast.net

Things that Need to be Done

What problems does this thing have, or are there improvements that would make it better.

FAQs

A list of commonly asked questions