Knowledge Brief: Packaging Equipment: Thermoformers

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by Randolph Leinhauser
Level: Fundamental

This Knowledge Brief explains the general process of thermoforming by touring the smaller, integrated functions found on a thermoforming machine. This Knowledge Brief also compares two widely used methods in the thermoforming process:  rotary (continuous motion thermoforming) and platen (intermittent thermoforming).

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Last Update: 14 September 2011


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