Case Study
Key Facts
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CASE STUDY 1 - WHY PLASTIC?

The Challenge:

Find a suitable substitute for an existing brass component that reduces weight yet maintains strength in a high temperature environment

The Result:

A weight saving of 83.57% was achieved. The mechanical properties under testing exceeding the requirements of the application.

In addition to the weight saving, we achieved a cost reduction of more than 79% for the customer.

Since the introduction of this product, the sales quantities have increased significantly.

 



Application:
Automotive

Material:
Old:    Brass
New:  35% GRF Nylon 6/6

Weight:
Old:   110.2 grams
New:  18.1 grams


Phone:
+61-2-9757-1011
Fax:
+61-2-9757-1030

Primary Location:

223 - 225 Newton Road
Wetherill Park, NSW 2164
Sydney, Australia

Postal Address:
PO Box 6090,
Wetherill Park, NSW 2164
Sydney, Australia

 

 

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