Rethinking: Automotive Components

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Automotive Components

FiberSmart Paperboard Components Advantages

  • Sturdy, cost-effective, purpose-designed, ultralight components
    Lower weight than traditional materials
  • FiberSmart Technology - less fiber, more performance
  • Impressive weight-to-strength ratio
  • Increased structural integrity
  • Cost savings over traditional raw materials
  • Streamlined logistics, close proximity manufacturing
  • E-consignment (min/max) - automatic replenishment
  • Eco-friendly, repulpable and made from recycled materials
Built to Spec Fiber Smart Technology
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Product Features

Technicomb Cell

Technicomb Cell
Built to Spec

Product Advantages

  • High performance-to-cost ratio paperboard honeycomb cells
  • Superior-quality alternatives to solid filling materials
  • Ultralight filling - lower weight, lower fuel consumption
    • Easy handling of parts
    • Less transportation cost
  • High shock absorption properties
  • High-pressure resistance
    • Wide range of pressure strengths obtained through combinations of cell sizes,
      paper grades and cell heights
  • Higher strength reinforcement with superior bonding properties*
  • Bending properties - different shapes and contours
      *Compared to particle board

Product Applications

  • Trunk panel filling
  • Framework assemblies
  • Roofing component
  • Hardboard alternative
  • Replacement of hard core and
    wood components

Technical Specifications

  • Cell height: 5 mm to 100 mm / 0.2 in. to 4 in.
  • Available:
    • Compact cell (block cell): manual operation
    • RTA cell (expanded): low volumes
    • Seamless (continuous): mass production

Product Features

Structural Panel

Multiboard Structural Panel

Product Advantages

  • Superior structural integrity
  • Stiffness - rigidity
  • Adaptable to contours – reverse slit score
  • Die-cut (hole for cables)
  • Puncture resistant
  • FiberSmart construction - less fiber, more performance
  • Choice of surface treatments and lamination techniques to considerably enhance
    component performance

Product Applications

Built to Spec
  • Trunk panel
  • Decorative backing
  • Hardboard alternative
  • Backing

FiberSmart Multiboard Construction

  1. Coated linerboard (recycled or virgin)
  2. Wet-strength uncoated recycled paperboard
  3. PVA glue (high-performance laminate)
  4. Wet-strength uncoated recycled paperboard
  5. Recycled linerboard