Gear shifter housings

Material

POLYfill (SCANCOMP) PPH GF5040PD2 VT Black
A material with a high glass fibre content with outstanding mechanical properties and heat stabilization. In addition also a good processability.
Same material (designated POLYfill in Europe and SCANCOMP in the US) is produced by Polykemi being a global supplier with local production in this case to various production plants both in Europe, North America and in Asia.

Customer

Kongsberg Automotive – Enhancing the Driving Experience.
Kongsberg Automotive provides world-class products to the global vehicle industry. The products enhance the driving experience, making it safer, more comfortable and sustainable. Currently the company has 10.000 employees in 30 countries.

End customers: Numerous prestigious OEM´s all over the world.

Injection moulders

Generally the injection moulding is performed by Kongsberg Automotive globally, together with a few selected local injection moulders on certain markets.

Demands

The demand picture was complex with high general demands of the mechanical properties. An extensive series of tests were conducted before the material was approved to be used in these applications.

Manufacturing process: Injection moulding

Reference contact:
Kongsberg Automotive – Gothenburg Office.
Flöjelbergsgatan 2A
S-431 35 Mölndal
Sweden
Phone: +46 392 380 00
post.mullsjo@ka-group.som

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