The two main components of our homemade vacuform machine are complete and now it’s time to put them together and connect the wiring. Before we can test it, we’ll have […]Continue reading "Vacuform Machine Final Assembly & Test"
After tearing down our old toaster oven, we now have 4 heating elements and some electronics we could repurpose for our vacuform machine. Using roof flashing, aluminum angle (L-channel) and […]Continue reading "Building the Heat Box"
We’re tearing down my thrift store toaster oven to harvest the 4 heating elements inside as well as the electronics so we can build our own custom heat box for […]Continue reading "Heating Elements from an Old Toaster Oven"
Build a low-cost vacuform machine from thrift store items, a shop vac and hardware store supplies for your character, electronics and cosplay projects.Continue reading "Build a Vacuform Machine from an Old Toaster Oven & Shop Vac"