Easy to operate and experiment with, Formech’s plug n’ play single zone compac mini is the perfect solution for hobbyists and first time users.

Incredibly compact and efficient with the latest quartz heaters, yet hugely capable and robust enough for professional use.

Formech’s interlocking feature prevents the table being raised whilst the heater is in the forward position ensuring safe operation for inexperienced operators. A digital timer with audible warning helps achieve consistent cycle times.

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Spec sheet Compac Mini

Quartz Heaters

Quartz heaters have the benefit of a rapid response and high efficiency resulting in time and energy savings.

Safety Interlock

Mechanical interlock prevents table being raised whilst heaters are in forward position (all desktop machines).

Vacuum & Release

After the formed part has cooled, air is forced between the mould and the sheet to help it release.

Vacuum Gauge

A visual indication of consistent vacuum pressure being applied (pressure in Hg / bar).      

Digital Timer

Digital timer with programmable countdown and audible alarm helps achieve consistent cycle times.

Forming area (mm/inches)
230 x 280mm / 9 x 11" 
Sheet Size (mm/inches)
250 x 300mm / 10 x 12" 
Max depth of draw
130mm / 5" 
Max Material Thickness
4mm / 0.15" 
Heating Zones
Heater type
Quartz 
Width
440mm / 17.3" 
Height
425mm / 16.7" 
Depth
835mm / 32.9" 
Weight
33kg / 73lbs 
Single Phase Power Requirements
208-240V/13A 
Europe - 3 Phase Power Requirements
N/A 
USA - 3 Phase Power Requirements
N/A 
Power Consumption
0.95kW 
Air Requirements
N/A 

Reducing Windows

Reduces forming area to utilise smaller sheets of material and minimise wastage. Standard or custom size.

Trolley

A dedicated white trolley with locking wheels and convenient storage for plastics sheet.

Starter Pack of Plastic

Cut to size

Spare parts kit

A consumable parts kit typically including seals, elements, filter, fuses, toggle clamps.


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  • Anahuac (Education – Mexico)
  • Ecole de Technologie Superieure (Education – Canada)
  • Cacao Prieto (Artisan Chocolatier - USA)
  • Cocoa Atelier (Artisan Chocolatier - Ireland)
  • Claremont Secondary School (Education - Canada)
  • Coining of America (Preforms - USA)
  • Motorola (R&D – USA)
  • Hallmark Cards (Prototyping - USA)
  • NAFENA Industries sp. z o. o. (Building & Construction - Poland)
  • Chocolate Tree (Chocolate & Confectionery - UK)
  • Rick Jordan Chocolatier (Chocolate & Confectionery - UK)
  • Chicago School of Mold Making (Education - USA)
  • Inserm (Education - France)
  • Laney College (Education - USA)
  • Lutron Electronics (Electronics - USA)
  • Cr8Packaging GmbH (Packaging - Germany)
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Education - USA)

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Monkey Mask – HIPS

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