the Starview advantage
  • A wide range of standard and custom automation features available to match customer requirements.
  • ANSI Class 4 machine safety for operator protection.
  • Color touch screen HMI for the ultimate in operator convenience and accessibility. Includes storage for 99 databases and on-screen data tracking.
  • A Starview exclusive remote access via standard Ethernet hardwire or optional Wi-Fi router gives management access to real-time process information from the machine.
  • Operates continuously from roll fed films. Automatic film roll lift with powered film unwind for ease of operation.
  • Upper and lower 3-stage infrared radiant heater panels for fast and uniform sheet heating.
  • High pressure hydraulic four-post trim press with standard trim die heater for clean cuts at lower cutting forces.
  • Standard up-stacking or optional down-stacking to conveyor for efficient finished product removal.
  • Standard cooling blowers and optional plug/grid assist and water-cooled mold plate provide increased machine versatility and productivity
  • Uses quick-change cost effective multi-ply hardwood or durable aluminum tooling.
  • Formed sheets advanced out of the forming area and guillotined off automatically freeing the machine operator for a secondary die cutting operation.
  • Automatic scrap winder. Scrap bale can be removed while machine is in operation for uninterrupted production.
  • Industry leading design, construction, features and customer support.

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Automatic Thermoforming Machine - IF 2540

Starview’s Starview's IF Series vacuum forming machines are designed for medium to high production runs. A standard forming area of 25 x 40 inches is offered. Machines are roll fed with the full formed sheets guillotined at the end of the cycle. An inline film preheating oven, plug/grid assist and male/female mold capability are all standard. IF Series machines will run most thermoforming grade films.

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Semi-Automatic Vacuum Forming Machines
SAT Series
Semi-Automatic Vacuum
Automatic Vacuum Forming Machines
FOM Series
Automatic Vacuum
Size type of production: low to medium medium
Forming Area: 20” x 30“/ 25” x 30“ /
25” x 40“/ 30” x 36“
20” x 30“/ 25” x 30“ /
25” x 40“/ 30” x 36“
Cooling blowers: Standard Standard
Vacuum pump: Standard Standard
Water cooled base: N/A Standard
Plug/Grid assist: Optional Optional
Adjust film width: N/A Optional
Average cycle speed: 1-4 cpm 1-4 cpm
Max. form height: 8” 5”
Fully Automatic Inline Vacuum Forming Machines
IF Series
Fully Automatic Inline Vacuum
Fully Automatic Inline Pressure Formers
IPV Series
Fully Automatic Inline Pressure
Size type of production: medium to high high
Forming Area: 25” x 40“ 25” x 25”
Cooling blowers: Standard Standard
Vacuum pump: Standard Standard
Water cooled base: Standard Standard
Plug/Grid assist: Standard Standard
Adjust film width: Standard Standard
Average cycle speed: 1-8 cpm w/upper oven & 1-12 w/upper and lower ovens 5-25 cpm
Max. form height: 4” 8”