Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

Bubble Forming

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_1641

n A variant of  Sheet Thermoforming, in which the plastic sheet is clamped in a frame suspended above a mold, heated, expanded into a blister shape with air pressure, then molded to its final shape by means of a descending plug applied to the blister and forcing it downward into the mold. (Weismantal GF (1981) Paint handbook. McGraw-Hill Corporation, Inc., New York).

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  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA