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  5. Vacuum forming machine

Vacuum forming machine


Costumers with a respective device operating licence can now book certain machines and devices (exception: electronics workstation) independently in the new booking managment system. Some customers may not yet have access to the according functions. If this is the case, please sign in to the booking management system and send us an e-mail. We will activate the booking function for you as soon as possible.

I would like to... the Thermoforming Machine

A valid instruction for the vacuum forming machine and a valid SLUBcard are prerequisites for using the Vacuum forming machine.

  1. Find a free slot in the vacuum forming machine calendar
  2. Make an appointment for the vacuum forming machine.
    Please send us the following information:
    • User number and name
    • Appointment request: date, time
    • Description of the object
    • Quantity

...get instructions for the Thermoforming Machine

Appointments for getting instructions on how to use the Thermoforming Machine can be arranged individually. Please send us a request via our contact form.

...know more about service fees

Using the vacuum forming machine is free of charge.

...prepare for my booked appointment

  • What do I need to bring to the appointment? Please bring the following:
    • Your valid SLUBcard
    • A mold that is appropriate for vacuum forming
    • Material that you would like to process with the vacuum forming machine
    • A valid certificate for safety at work instructions.
  • Which materials can be processed with our vacuum forming machine? You can find out more in our database on Dresden Technology Portal by Dresden-concept.