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Optimizing Parts Washer Efficiency for FIPG

In the fast-paced automotive industry, competition is hot and manufacturers work intensively to create more efficient, reliable vehicles. When the race is head to head, there is no room for failures. Finding ways to avoid failures and produce a more reliable vehicle, provides a competitive edge. ...

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Bonding Composites: Breaking Down the Surface Preparation Process

An innovative spacecraft manufacturer used composite materials for a structural component of their ship. These composite components were manually prepared and bonded together.  The company lacked an accurate, quantifiable, objective and in-line method to monitor the surface treatment process.

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Determining the Sweet Spot of Flame Treatment in Automotive Interior Parts

In 2014, a large manufacturer of automotive exteriors and interiors encountered a problem consistently adhering paint to their dashboards due to an inappropriate use of their flame treatment.

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Ensuring Successful RTV Sealing in Automotive Engines

Room Temperature Vulcanizing (RTV) adhesives brag several benefits over traditional gaskets including, cost effectiveness and faster and easier application. However, RTV silicone does not perform well with hydrocarbons which are highly inevitable in the automotive industry. When RTV is replacing...

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Reevaluating the Assembly Process of Failing Oil Filters

When manufacturers supply products to customers, they want to have the highest confidence in the quality of those products. But, when proper measures aren't accessible or available to guarantee quality, a major need arises.

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