Desktop vacuum former

I created a desktop vacuum former that operates with a conventional vacuum (in my case shop vac) and heat gun (used in paint stripping).  For those who do not know, a vac former is a method of melting a sheet of plastic around a mold.  The design is pretty simple and I already built a prototype by hand.  So I thought I would post my design for free using Ponoko as the venue and try my hand at using Inkscape.  Unfortunately, my account will not upload files to my Personal Factory :-( Major bummer.  Anyways, I have pics from screen captures for the assembly instructions rendered in Google Sketchup.

Assemble Vac Former -1.jpg
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