/ 
Show all
 

Contact

Lightweighting through Henkel’s Composite Solutions

OUR CHALLENGE
In collaboration with KraussMaffei and different partners, Henkel developed a composite matrix resin for the Surface-RTM process to manufacture a carbon fiber reinforced roof panel for the Roding Roadster R1.

OUR CONTRIBUTION
Our LOCTITE MAX 3 polyurethanebased composite matrix resin enables:

  • Paintable parts for automotive applications
  • Short cycle times suitable for Resin Transfer Molding (RTM)
  • Safe, controllable and fast processing



THE BENEFITS

A composite roof panel manufactured by Surface-RTM offers:

  • Paintable parts for automotive applications
  • Short cycle times suitable for Resin Transfer Molding (RTM)
  • Safe, controllable and fast processing


Download

Handout Success Case: Roding Roadster R1
Ligthweighting through Henkel's Composite Solutions

Composite Solutions

for the Automotive Industry