Safety seals

Dawson, Brad
March 2009
Rubber & Plastics News;3/23/2009, Vol. 38 Issue 17, p6
Trade Publication
The article reports that Cooper-Standard Automotive Inc. has expanded upon extruded sealing technology. It helps prevent power window and door accidents by integrating a proximity sensor system that is triggered before an object is pinched between moveable and fixed panels. Mike Heinze, company's engineering group advanced design manager, body and chassis systems, said it's Proximity Obstacle Detection Sensor technology builds upon its Tactile Obstacle Detection Sensor capability.


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