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The Mayku FormBox Desktop Vacuum Forming Machine is a desktop vacuum former that brings your ideas to life. It works with any vacuum cleaner and a whole selection of different materials. Use it to make molds in minutes with no additional software or digital model manipulation needed. Seeing those big ideas come to life never seemed so simple.

An Essential Part of Your Desktop Factory
The Mayku FormBox is a desktop Vacuum Former that brings your ideas to life. Rapidly create product prototypes with high quality finishes to show your clients your vision, in real life. Plug any vacuum cleaner into the FormBox and use its suction to kickstart your own desktop factory.

Works with a Standard Vacuum Cleaner
Plug any vacuum cleaner into the FormBox and use its suction to kickstart your own desktop factory. The FormBox works with any full-sized vacuum cleaner or shop-vac. The FormBox has an internal auto-vacuum system. Simply plug your vacuum cleaner into the port on the back, and the suction will start exactly when you need it - magical making.

The Perfect Partner for Your 3D Printer
Pioneer the future of desktop manufacturing. Partner the FormBox with your 3D printer to create professional batches of products from your studio. 3D print a design, then use that object as a form for the Mayku FormBox. The possibilities are unlimited!

Description

  • Mayku FormBox Desktop Vacuum Forming Machine
  • Offers Auto-on off and heat control
  • Works best with thermoplastic sheets of 0.25 - 1.5 mm in thickness
  • Has a draw depth of 130 mm

Mayku FormBox Desktop Vacuum Forming Machine - Click to Enlarge

A timer is activated after the plastic has been inserted and the temperature set. The built-in speakers will alert you when the plastic is ready to be formed. A 200 W ceramic heater with a range of 160 to 340 C, and a dial to precisely set the correct temperature for your plastic to form.

Specifications

Size and weight:

  • Draw Depth - 130 mm
  • Weight - 13 kgs

Power:

  • 110 V and 240 V are available
  • Temp range of the built-in heater is 160 - 340 C

Heater:

  • The metal can get quite hot, so to keep you safe, the front and back top edges next to the heater are lined with two silicone strips
  • There are supportive guide rails on each side of the ceramic heater for safety in transit

Design Details:

  • Handles: A tray click and handle design, with cast aluminum hinges, in one single mechanism. Using the FormBox is as easy as possible.
  • Adapter: A universal adaptor that enables the Mayku FormBox to work with any vacuum cleaner.
  • Bed: A super fine mesh to increase airflow to the 3D shape, placed on the bed with a soft silicone edge.
  • Trays: ABEC 5 bearings for smooth operation. Silicone seals to create a perfect seal. Pressed steel for extra strength.

Compatible Materials:

Form:

  • Works best with thermoplastic sheets of 0.25 - 1.5 mm in thickness
  • PETg (Commonly found in: Food safe molds)
  • HIPS (Commonly found in: Disposable cups)
  • ABS (The stuff lego is made from)
  • Polystyrene (Commonly found in: Product packaging)
  • Polycarbonate (Commonly found in: Drinks bottles)
  • Polyethylene (Commonly found in: Sheet and foamed sheet)
  • Acrylic PMMA (Commonly found in: Light up signs)

For Casting

  • Concrete, Silicone, Chocolate, Jello, Resin, 
Ice, Foam, Jesmonite, Plaster

What's Included

1 x Mayku FormBox Desktop Vacuum Forming Machine

Useful Links

PDF File

Dimensions

Size

  • Forming bed - 200 x 200 mm
  • 466 x 315 x 274 mm


TOUR THE FEATURES

Small package, big power

The FormBox has been crafted to fit perfectly into your maker studio or home workspace. Packing the power to create a factory finish in a matter of minutes.

The ceramic heater has a range of 160c to 340c, preparing your plastic to form whilst carefully placed fans keep the FormBox running cool.

 

A super fine mesh increases airflow to the 3D shape, placed on the bed, made from pressed steel for extra strength.

 

Precision control

There aren’t any mystery buttons or complicated settings. Simple means smart – and with the FormBox it’s never been easier to get the exact finish you want.


Don’t get hot and bothered
Just adjust the temperature for the material you’re using.

 

Simple by design


A tray click and handle design, with cast aluminum hinges, in one single mechanism. Using the FormBox is as easy as possible.

 

Make the perfect form

Universally compatible


We’ve included a universal adapter that enables the Mayku FormBox to work with any vacuum cleaner under 2000 watts.

 

Ready and raring to go

Your FormBox comes with everything you need to get making straight away.

Height - 315 mm
(Length with Handles) - 466mm
Width - 274mm
Forming bed - 200mm x 200mm
Draw Depth - 130mm
Weight - 13kgs


POWER
We will ship the appropriate model based on your territory along with a plug adapter for your country. 110V and 240V are available.

Temp range of the built-in heater is 160C - 340C.

HEATER
The metal can get quite hot, so to keep you safe, we’ve lined the front and back top edges next to the heater with two silicone strips.

We've also added supportive guide rails on each side of the ceramic heater for safety in transit.

 

DESIGN DETAILS

HANDLES

A tray click and handle design, with cast aluminum hinges, in one single mechanism. Using the FormBox is as easy as possible.

BED

A super fine mesh to increase airflow to the 3D shape, placed on the bed with a soft silicone edge.

ADAPTOR

A universal adaptor that enables the Mayku FormBox to work with any vacuum cleaner.

TRAYS

ABEC 5 bearings for smooth operation.
Silicone seals to create a perfect seal.
Pressed steel for extra strength.

Compatible Materials

FOR FORMING
The Mayku FormBox works best with thermoplastic sheets of 0.25 - 1.5mm in thickness. Here are the technical terms:

  • PETg (Commonly found in: Food safe molds)
  • HIPS (Commonly found in: Disposable cups)
  • ABS (The stuff lego is made from)
  • Polystyrene (Commonly found in: Product packaging)
  • Polycarbonate (Commonly found in: Drinks bottles)
  • Polyethylene (Commonly found in: Sheet and foamed sheet)
  • Acrylic PMMA (Commonly found in: Light up signs)

FOR CASTING

Concrete, Silicone, Chocolate, Jello, Resin, Ice, Foam, Jesmonite, Plaster.

Meet the Mayku FormBox

A desktop vacuum former that brings your business to life. It works with any vacuum cleaner and a whole selection of different materials. Use it to make molds in minutes with no additional software or digital model manipulation needed. Seeing those big ideas come to life never seemed so simple.

Accelerate Your Making

No more waiting. Speed up your process and see your products come alive. The Mayku FormBox is a simple, quick solution to developing your creations.

Turbocharge your 3D printer

As a perfect partner for your 3D printer, the Mayku FormBox offers you total power over the design and pace of production. Print one, mold 20 and start your production line from home.

Universal vacuum adaptor
Connect the Mayku FormBox using an adapter that fits any standard vacuum cleaner.

Auto On/off
When the trays are pulled down, an automatic trigger will turn on the suction of your connected vacuum cleaner.

Timer
A timer is activated after the plastic has been inserted and the temperature set. The built-in speakers will alert you when the plastic is ready to be formed.

Heat control
A 200w ceramic heater with a range of 160c to 340c, and a dial to precisely set the correct temperature for your plastic to form.

Order Confirmation:

As soon as you place your order, you will receive an order confirmation e-mail. This means that we have received your order in our system and pre-authorized your credit card for the purchase.  As soon as we receive your order, we automatically reach out to our suppliers to confirm that it is in stock and available for immediate shipment.  If your item is on backorder or unavailable, we will void the pre-authorization and reach out to you via e-mail.  If your item(s) are available for immediate shipment (within 5 business days), we will process the charges and submit the order for shipment.

Order Shipment:

If your order is in stock and we process the charges to your credit card, it will ship within five business days from the date of your order.  We will send you tracking information within 24 hours of your order leaving the warehouse to the e-mail address you provided when checking out.  If you do not receive tracking information from us within six business days of your order, feel free to follow up with us at sales@Project3DPrinters.com.

Lost, Stolen, Damaged:

Project 3D Printers is proud to partner with Route, the leader in package protection and tracking solutions. By selecting Route+ at checkout your order will be protected from damage, loss*, or theft. In the unfortunate case that your order never comes or is broken upon arrival, you can easily file a claim with Route and receive a replacement or be fully reimbursed. We are excited to offer this service to you and we highly recommend you use Route+ package protection at checkout.

*Claims for packages marked "delivered" must be filed after 5 days and before 15 days from the date the package was marked "delivered." Claims for packages presumed to be lost (where the status is not "delivered") must be filed after 7 days (20 days for international) and within 30 days from the last checkpoint.

If a customer opts out of Route shipping coverage, please inspect the packaging of your item(s) when they arrive, if you notice any damage you should make note of it when signing for delivery.  If your item(s) do arrived damaged, please send photos to returns@Project3DPrinters.com and we will process an insurance claim on your behalf.

Cancellations & Refunds/Returns:

Before accepting a return on a product that isn't functioning as it should, Project 3D Printers reserves the right to exhaust any and all means to resolve and/or repair the malfunction through technical support and replacement parts provided by both the manufacturer and Project 3D Printers.  No return will be accepted without reasonable attempts to resolve the issue(s) first.  All returned products must be returned within 30 days of date of purchase.

Project 3D Printers enforces a strict "No Returns Accepted" policy for opened and/or partially used products, including filament, resin, or any consumable of any size and weight that has been used or opened from its factory and vacuum seal.  Only products and consumables that are unused, and in brand new factory condition are eligible for return to the manufacturer of origin within 30 days of the purchase date.

If a product is found to be non-functional or defective, the product must be returned with its full original contents within 30 days of purchase for inspection of the non-functionality.  If the product is found to be defective or non-functional a full-refund will be given, not including return shipping at the customer's expense.

All orders cancelled after 48 hours are subject to a $20 administration fee, whether or not your order has shipped.  If you order has shipped, you (the buyer) will also be responsible for actual return shipping charges. Refunds will only be issued to the original credit card that you use when placing your order.  Buyer is responsible for and pays a 20% restocking of the value of the returned item(s).  Buyer pays all shipping fees for the returned item(s). 

Customs Fees, Tariffs, Duty Fees and Import Taxes:

Only customers are responsible for their local import taxes, tariffs, duty fees and import taxes incurred during shipping.  To know about your customs import duties please contact your local customs office with this details  (HS Code :8477 Product description: 3d printer or 3d printer kit). If the tax amount is high, we can provide assistance to reduce it.

 

We work very hard to ensure that we offer the absolute best prices online.  If you find another online store that offers a lower price than us within six months of your purchase date please let us know and we will refund your original payment for the difference.  We want you to feel confident that you are getting the absolute best price for the product you are ordering.  If you find that our own website has a lower price for the same item you have ordered within six months of your purchase date will refund the difference as well.

To request your partial refund simply e-mail us a link to the same product on our website, or on our competitors website within six months from the date of your order and we will process the credit accordingly.

Our 100% Price Guarantee has some limitations:

  • You must purchase the item from our website before requesting your Price Match Guarantee
  • Promotions such as rebates and buy one, get one free offers are not eligible
  • The item must be in stock on the competitors website
  • The competitor must be an online store, they may not have a retail location
  • The website can not be a discounter or auction website (ie; eBay, overstock, etc..)
  • The competitor must be an Authorized Retailer of the product in question
  • The Price Match Guarantee includes the item price and the shipping charges, it excludes sales tax