Definition of thermoforming in English:
The process of heating a thermoplastic material and shaping it in a mould.
- While thermoforming shapes a package to conform to the device it holds, flow wrapping achieves its shape by wrapping a single layer of film around the product and then sealing it.
- Once the blank is finished it is moved to a press where it undergoes a traditional thermoforming process.
- The program is focusing on a thermoforming process using glass-fiber-reinforced polyamide, PBT (polybutylene terephthalate) and polystyrene resins in order to reduce production cycle times.
- Example sentences
- Plus, our thermoformers find it easy to process.
- To produce large medical devices, a thermoforming company invested in a four-station rotary thermoformer, capable of molding enclosures from one continuous sheet of plastic.
- He explains that it will arrive at the molder or thermoformer in rolls, or it can be blanked to pre-cut sheets.
Definition of thermoforming in:
- US English dictionary
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