Desktop Vacuum Former

June 14, 2019
The FormBox provides anyone with advanced manufacturing technology in a space no larger than a laptop.

The Mayku FormBox puts the power of making in your hands. Powered by any vacuum cleaner, it works with a world of materials and helps you to make your ideas real. Whether you’re crafting by hand or partnering with your 3D printer, the FormBox is your very own desktop production line.


The Mayku FormBox makes molds in seconds, speeding up your product development cycle.


Bringing your next idea to life has never been easier -it takes just 4 steps:

  1. 3D print, sculpt, or find your shape and place it on the FormBox bed.
  2. The FormBox then forms a sheet of material around your shape - creating a mold in seconds.
  3. Fill your mold with dozens of materials from chocolate to resin, plaster, and even concrete.
  4. Take it out and bring your first collection of products to life! You can even use the FormBox to create custom packaging for your creation.
315 mm
Length (With Handles)
466 mm
274 mm
Forming bed
200 x 200 mm
Draw Depth
130 mm
13 kgs


The Mayku FormBox works best with thermoplastic sheets of 0.25 to 1.5 mm in thickness. The following materials are supported:

  • PETG
  • HIPS
  • ABS
  • Polystyrene
  • Polycarbonate
  • Polyethylene
  • Acrylic PMMA