A die is a specialized tool used in manufacturing industries to cut or shape material using a press. Like moulds,
dies are generally customized to the item they are used to create.
Products made with dies range from simple paper clips to complex pieces used in advanced technology.
Forming dies are made by tool and die makers and put into production after mounting into a press.
The die is a metal block that is used for forming materials like sheet metal and plastic.
For the vacuum forming of plastic sheet only a single form is used,.