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Significant Growth in Adhesive & Sealant Usage in Automotive Manufacturing

Coherix Adhesive Bead Inspection

We have seen significant growth in adhesive and sealant usage in automotive manufacturing over recent years thanks to some major benefits of the materials such as flexibility and strength of joining dissimilar materials, reduction of vehicle weight and improvement on vehicle performance, prevention of corrosion, ensuring a tight water seal and dissipation of heat. Considering just the adhesive alone, the average amount used per vehicle has increased 58% over the last five years. However, the dispensing process which applies adhesive and/or sealant materials on the part has been an art in real production environments…

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March 17, 2021