TITLE

Jeep Injection

AUTHOR(S)
Sabatini, Jeff
PUB. DATE
January 2000
SOURCE
Automotive Manufacturing & Production;Jan2000, Vol. 112 Issue 1, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the Husky Injection Modeling Systems of Detroit Technical Center in Michigan. Description of the injection molding machine; Several advantages of a thermoplastic hardtop; Issues to be worked on as DCX continues to develop the injection molding process according to Larry Oswald of DaimlerChrysler company.
ACCESSION #
2735746

 

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