Plastics-based multi-material solutions include injection overmoulding thermoplastic functional features onto compression moulded natural fibre reinforced plastic composites, illustrated by the OSI organic sheet injection process developed by machinery producer Frimo. For the Lexus GS car, Toyota Boshoku moulds door panels by SBI simultaneous back...Full Article »
Falling carbon fibre prices has encouraged carbon fibre use in the automotive industry in lower price segment vehicles with consequences for recycling, manufacturing and automation....Full Article »