Easy DIY Vacuum Former: I have always wanted to build a vacuum form machine. Then you would lay your warm Kydex on your mold and place the silicone.
DIY Vacuum Former Press build for Kydex Holster Making – YouTube by Garage Works Holsters
My friend is starting a business making Kydex gun holsters and asked if I would be. The first thing I built for him is this Vacuum Press table. Kydex and leather vacuum forming tools and supplies.
I make specific recommendations in my Hobby-Vac and Proto-Form. When dealing with vacuum forming machines using the industry standard “pump.