TITLE

Plastics are redefining interior sounds

AUTHOR(S)
Miel, Rhoda
PUB. DATE
November 2000
SOURCE
Automotive News;11/20/2000, Vol. 75 Issue 5904, p22X
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Features automobile supplier Collins & Aikman Corp.'s patent-pending system that traps unwanted sound through a perforated cover on vehicle interiors. Enhancement plans for the system by Graham Tompson, senior vice president of Collins; Acoustic balance provided by plastics-based parts; Percentage of a vehicle's cost allotted for acoustics.
ACCESSION #
3926093

 

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