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Solvay’s Ixef PARA offers higher thermal stability to new actuator design from FTE

Ixef 1027 PARA introduced lower thermal expansion to the new actuator design, which is now onboard a leading heavy-duty diesel truck series.

8th June 2017

Innovation in Textiles
 |  Alpharetta, GA

Transport/​Aerospace

Selected to replace a glass-filled polyamide (PA) 6/6 actuator that generated cabin noise at elevated temperatures, Ixef 1027 PARA introduced lower thermal expansion and higher dimensional stability to the new actuator design, which is now onboard a leading heavy-duty diesel truck series sold in the US, the company reports.

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