Innovative roof rail cover with Kraiburg TPE 

Waldkraiburg, Germany – German vehicle components supplier Gutsche Engineering is using thermoplastic elastomers (TPEs) produced by Kraiburg TPE to manufacture an innovative roof rail cover with integrated seals.

The cover combines acrylonitrile styrene acrylate (ASA) with Kraiburg’s Thermolast A compound and is produced using multi-component injection moulding technology.

The innovative product simplifies the assembly process of the cover, while reducing costs, Kraiburg TPE said in a release 17 July.

“We were looking for a TPE for the seal that could be moulded directly onto the ASA hard component of…

To read more,please login or register below.

This is the first step to more free
content, user offers, subscriptions
and more.
Log in here using the Email Address
and Password you signed up with