Steel: It's not what it used to be

Vasilash, Gary S.
January 1998
Automotive Manufacturing & Production;Jan1998, Vol. 110 Issue 1, p48
Trade Publication
Reports on the Ultralight Steel Auto Body program (ULSAB) of the United States steel industry to develop a vehicle design platform using steel. Involvement of 35 international steel companies in running ULSAB; Basing of concept vehicle body on high-strength steel; Advantage of using tailored blanks compared with conventional blanks. INSETS: Beyond high strength.;Cold rolled stainless from Crawfordsville..


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