Strip Heater

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21" Strip Heater

A simple device that allows you to take a sheet of clear or colored acrylic sheet, up to 3/8" in thickness and bend along the heated line. Ideal for making boxes without glue seams, picture frames, menu holders, etc.

Basic Info

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Manufacturer Information

  • Make/Model: 13-160, sold by Delvie's Plastics (strip heaters).
  • Part Number: not specified



Use common sense. Replace dust cover once it's cooled before putting it away.


Heat plastic until pliable; bend. See this video for a tutorial on bending plastics with heat.

Authorized Users and Trainers

No equipment access set up. See User:pajamapuma or Equipment Access Project for help.

Other References

Last edited: Mysterious Paul Mysterious Paul 16:19, 14 March 2013 (EST)


There is no routine maintenance required. Store it with the dust cover in place to keep debris from ending up on the heating element.

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