Starting with the male (core) and female (cavity) halves of the die, our analysts generate the shell mesh and sheet elements. Then using the innovative process and material tools of T-SIM, we develop a processing window ideally suited for the continuous manufacture of the final product.

Thermoforming and Vacuum Forming Analysis

Using the advanced technology of Accuform’s T-SIM software, Shadow analysts are able to identify areas where there are acceptable results, as well as, areas of concern in your design.

Analysis Results Include:

  • Net Thickness
  • Temperature
  • Von Mises Stresses
  • Critical Venting Areas
  • Extensions in X
  • Extensions in Y
  • L1/L2 ratio