Engine-room partition wall


Engine-room partition wall – SPE Automotive finalist 

  • SPE Automotive Innovation Awards Competition 2015 finalist – Category: Chassis/Hardware
  • OEM Make & Model: 2015 Hyundai Motor Group Hyundai Genesis coupé
  • Tier Supplier/Processor: NVH Korea
  • Material Supplier / Toolmaker: KOPLA / Hyundai Motor Co.
  • Material / Process: Kopla KDX 1065 PA 6/6 / injection molding
  • Description: This all-plastic engine-room partition wall provides excellent sound insulation between engine and passenger compartments thanks to the use of long-glass PA 6/6 with barium sulfate. Replacing stamped steel plus a sound-deadening pad, the patented injectionmolded plastic partition reduces engine noise 8 dB, lowers part count and assembly time, and offers a 20% weight reduction without increasing costs.
Engine-room partition wall

Engine-room partition wall (source: SPE)

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