Mayku FormBox

A desktop Vacuum Former that brings your ideas to life

By Mayku

Mayku FormBox

A desktop Vacuum Former that brings your ideas to life

By Mayku

Step into the world of creativity with the Mayku FormBox. With its capacity to mold a variety of materials, it's the go-to tool for creators eager to realize their design visions, from delectable chocolates to innovative product prototypes. This user-friendly desktop vacuum forming machine turns your ideas into reality effortlessly. No tech expertise needed, just your imagination. Let 3D Universe guide you through its boundless possibilities.

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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.


Introducing the Mayku FormBox

Here at 3D Universe, we love testing new products and finding the ones we think our customers will really enjoy. It's been a lot of fun working with the Mayku FormBox, and we can see lots of creative possibilities with it, especially in combination with a 3D printer for creating objects for molds. Check out our video overview for a look at the Mayku FormBox and what it can do.

3D Universe is proud to be a Mayku Preferred Partner, ready to help you with all of your desktop forming needs. Reach out to us if you have any questions.

Transform Your Desktop into a Factory

The Mayku FormBox serves as a powerful, yet accessible solution for innovators and creators. This desktop vacuum former empowers you to transform your concepts into tangible prototypes without using valuable time on repeated testing. Its capability to deliver high-quality finishes ensures that your prototypes closely align closely to your vision, providing a realistic representation of the finished product. To understand the depth of its functionality and the value it can bring to your design process, check out this video from Mayku.

The FormBox Works with any Standard Vacuum

The FormBox is designed with adaptability in mind, accommodating any full-sized vacuum cleaner or shop-vac. Its internal auto-vacuum system not only simplifies the process but ensures timely and efficient suction. By just connecting your vacuum cleaner to its designated port, the FormBox automates the suction to match your specific needs, with quick and easy results.

Maximize Your 3D Printer with the FormBox

Use the FormBox alongside your 3D printer to truly get the most out of both machines. By first creating a design with your 3D printer, you can then leverage that object as a mold in the Mayku FormBox. This not only amplifies the potential of each device but also optimizes your overall output and efficiency, no matter the application.


Endless Opportunities with the Mayku FormBox

The Mayku FormBox vacuum former offers incredible versaility, all from a simple and easy to use machine. From crafting chocolate molds and soaps to creating product prototypes and architectural models, this desktop vacuum former is used by makers for countless applications. Given the variety of forming materials the Mayku vacuum forming machine supports, the possibilities limited only by your imagination. For some inspiration, check out these projects.


Take a Deeper Dive with our Exclusive Videos

Mayku FormBox Vacuum Former Unboxing with 3D Universe

In this video, our Creative Director Jen gets an opportunity to unbox a brand new Mayku FormBox Vacuum Former. She may have gotten a little excited.

Making Seashell Chocolates on the Mayku FormBox

In this video, Jen uses seashells she found at the beach to create custom molds for chocolates with her Mayku FormBox Vacuum former. Check it out and see how she worked around the overhang and undercut issues she encountered with the larger oyster shells!

Soap Making on the Mayku FormBox with Jen AKA "The Traveling Dork"

Our creative director, Jen, has been building out her own converted minivan for some epic road trips this summer and just got her hands on a Mayku FormBox desktop vacuum former. She decided that the first thing she wanted to make was a bar of soap with her very own Traveling Dork logo on it to take with her for showering at campgrounds as she wanders through the Pacific Northwest on her adventures!

Making Squirrel Tea Party Treats with the Mayku FormBox

What happens when our Creative Director Jen realizes she can use her Mayku FormBox vacuum former to make fancy seed cakes for her squirrel friends in the shape of walnuts and throw "Bill and Ted" a Garden tea party? MAGIC!

If you thought you could only use the Mayku FormBox for making soaps, candles, chocolates, planters, terrariums and packaging...THINK AGAIN!

Using a Potato to Make Gem Soaps with the Mayku Formbox

In this video, our Creative Director Jen shows you how you can use a potato to create a mold to make your own beautiful glycerin soaps in the shape of gemstones!

Package Contents

Mayku FormBox

Package Contents

  • Mayku FormBox
  • Vacuum Adapter Hose
  • Getting Started Guide
  • Sample Molding Objects
  • 25-pack of Forming Sheets
  • 25-pack of Casting Sheets


Mayku FormBox


Size and Weight:

Height - 315mm
Length (With Handles) - 466mm
Width - 274mm
Forming bed - 200mm x 200mm
Draw Depth - 130mm
Weight - 13kgs


160C - 340C


20.25 x 16 x 15.9 in


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

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


Concrete, Silicone, Chocolate, Jello, Resin, Ice, Foam, Jesmonite, Plaster


Mayku FormBox


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Frequently Asked Questions

What Materials Can I Use with the FormBox?

The FormBox primarily uses thermoplastic sheets like PETg, HIPS, ABS, and polystyrene. The material choice depends on the desired end result, and Mayku typically provides a range of sheets optimized for different applications.

Are There Any Safety Features or Precautions I Should Be Aware of When Using the FormBox?

Yes, the FormBox comes with safety features like temperature controls and a heat-resistant handle. It's important to always follow the manufacturer's guidelines, handle heated materials with care, and ensure the workspace is well-ventilated.

Can the FormBox Be Used for Food-Safe Applications?

Yes, by using food-safe thermoplastic sheets, the FormBox can be used to create molds for chocolates, jellies, and other food items. Always ensure the materials used are explicitly labeled as food-safe.

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