Met-L-Flo was originally founded in 1969 as a consulting firm for the metal forging industry in Chicago. Then in 1991, we introduced additive manufacturing into our services and business took off. Throughout the years, our selection of services in Chicago has continued to grow and we have introduced services like vacuum forming into our offerings. The vacuum forming process we use at Met-L-Flo involves heating a sheet of material until it is pliable for forming. When the material is heated to a workable level, it is applied to the object it is being formed around. All of this is done on a surface with a series of holes connecting to the vacuum. Vacuum forming allows product to be fitted air tight so there are no seams in the prototype. We offer our vacuum forming services to our customers in Chicago with a variety of materials to choose from including varying textures and even fire-retardant grades.
If you would like to find out more about the vacuum forming services available in Chicago, please call Met-L-Flo today at (630)409-9860. You can also get in touch with one of our knowledgeable representatives by simply filling out the online request form on this page.
Efficient Vacuum Forming in Chicago
Vacuum forming is ideal for the testing of custom prototypes and low volume production. Met-L-Flo can provide our customers in Chicago with the flexibility of quickly creating a prototype through vacuum forming services. This process can quickly and easily provide you with a prototype before you begin mass production of your end product. A simple production process like vacuum forming allows our customers in Chicago to make their concepts a reality.
Affordable Vacuum Forming in Chicago
A huge advantage to vacuum forming is that it costs much less than other modes of producing prototypes in Chicago. Vacuum forming can be done with less expensive tooling and materials than most modes of production which effects your bottom line. Met-L-Flo offers cost-friendly rates on vacuum forming when compared to other companies who offer this service in Chicago.
To find out more about the vacuum forming services available in Chicago, call the industry professionals at Met-L-Flo today at (630)409-9860. You may also reach out to one of our knowledgeable professionals with any questions you have by simply filling out the online request form on this page.