When Words Align
- 3M's frost fighter keeps out noise, too. Jewett, Dale // Automotive News;8/05/96, Vol. 70 Issue 5672, p42
Reports on the use of Thinsulate, a Minnesota Mining & Manufacturing Co. product that keeps hands and bodies warm in winter, as a sound deadener in vehicles.
- SEALING IT UP. // Automotive Design & Production;Dec2002, Vol. 114 Issue 12, p32
Discusses the use of 3M Acrylic Foam Tape in automobiles. Automobile manufacturers which use the product; How 3M has convinced carmakers to use the tape.
- WHAT'S NEW MATERIALS HANDLING: It's a wrap. // Engineer (Online Edition);8/15/2011, p38
The article offers brief information on the Controltac Car Wrap Films with adhesive technology from 3M Co.
- 3M Brandishes Automotive 'Light Saber.'. Murphy, Tom // Ward's Auto World;Dec2007, Vol. 43 Issue 12, p16
This article offers information on the Precision Lighting Element (PLE) developed by 3M Automotive in Saint Paul, Minnesota. PLE is part of the company's initiative to push innovation into the automotive industry. Applications of the PLE include center high-mounted stop lights and headliners....
- Cabin air filtration business smells like a winner to 3M. Jewett, Dale // Automotive News;8/05/96, Vol. 70 Issue 5672, p42
Reports on the impact of the increase in the availability of cabin air filtration systems on new cars and trucks on the business of the Minnesota Mining & Manufacturing Co. Increase in the company's production of air filters for cars; Growth of the air filter market in the United States. INSET:...
- LEDs light licence plates. // Automotive Engineer;Oct2007, Vol. 32 Issue 9, p50
The article reports on a lighting source for license plates developed by 3M Co. It relates that the technology uses light emitting diodes and is designed to improve the packaging of the vehicle's rear. In addition, the technology offers manufacturers with savings from production cost as the...
- Temporary truck graphics. // Commercial Carrier Journal;Apr2006, Vol. 163 Issue 4, p108
Features a collection of short- to medium-durability films for solvent piezo ink jet printers from 3M. 3M Scotchcal Graphic Film IJ20R-10 and RG20R-10; 3M Scotchcal Graphic Film IJ40R-10 and RG40R-10; 3M Scotchcal Graphic Film IJ20P-10 and RG20P-10; 3M Scotchcal Graphic Film IJ40P-10 and RG40P-10.
- 3M concept displays design freedom. // Interior Motives;Feb/Apr2004, Vol. 3 Issue 1, p7
Presents information on the Dashboard Concept from 3M. Key features.
- Door edge guards pre-cut for convenience. // Trailer / Body Builders;Mar2005, Vol. 46 Issue 5, p112
Introduces the Paint Protection Film door edges from 3M. Features of the product; Description of the film.