Forming Service

Forming Service 

Whether you are bending or thermoforming, 3Diligent ProdEX's forming service offers high-quality technologies to meet your rapid-manufacturing needs.

Forming Service Process Overview

The forming process shapes a given workpiece, like sheet metal, by using plastic deformation. a mechanical method that does not remove any material.

3Diligent rapid-manufacturing processes: bending and forming


Sheet metal working is the process of forming new products by bending and cutting sheet metal to achieve a different shape, surface, or size. In some cases, heat is applied to make the metal more pliable. 


3Diligent example equipment: thermoforming

Thermo­forming Service

In thermoforming a plastic sheet is heated to a pliable temperature, then formed to a specific shape in a mold, and trimmed to create a usable product.


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