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Supply Chain of Automotive Technical Textiles

In automotive technical textiles industries; there have a supply chain by which automotive technical textile forward from raw material to the delar. It is important to know the flow chart of supply chain. It is a process by which we get automobiles. So, we need to know the process sequence. Here I have written about the supply chain of automotive technical textiles.

Supply Chain of Automotive Technical Textiles: Process sequence of automotive technical textile product manufacturing is given below.

Fiber

Yarn

Fabric

Foam

Laminate

Cut and Sew

Assemble/Mold

Component

Interior

Vehicle

Delar

Here, fiber is turn into yarn by spinning process, and then yarn is used to make fabric by weaving/no weaving or knitting process. It is the primary stage of manufacturing.

In the secondary stage, fabric is laminated by the process of foaming. After that laminated fabric is cut into desired size and sewing is done. Then assembling or molding is done.

In the final stage; component is assembled for using in vehicle manufacturing. At last, complete vehicle goes to the Delar.

So, it is a sequence of automobile textile product manufacturing.

Technical Textiles In Automobiles || Applications Of Technical Textiles In Automobiles

Technical textile products are used for automobiles. Automobile is a heavy product. In the modern world, motor vehicle has a great demand. The manufactures are adding various modern features into their products. In this case, they are trying to give best facility for their customer. In the present time, technical textile products are used in automobile industries. Technical textiles are used for protecting the autos from harm full effect and give comfort. Here, I like to write about the using scope of technical textiles in automobile.

Applications Of Technical Textiles In Automobiles: In the following parts of automobile, technical textiles are used. They are:

  • Sunroof
  • Headliner
  • Convertible Taps
  • Sun Visor
  • Carburetor Filter
  • Column Padding
  • Transmission Tunnel
  • Battery Separator
  • Belts & Hoses
  • Composite Panel
  • Air Bags
  • Seat Belt Anchorage Cover
  • Seat Belt
  • Trunk Liners
  • Trunk Floor Covering
  • Muffler Wraps
  • Tire
  • Inside Roof Lining
  • Bodywork Parts
  • Seat Cover Uning
  • Insulation
  • Window Frames
  • Fuel cell Component
  • Filters
  • Molded Fuel Tanks
  • Carpet
  • Carpet Backing
  • Rear Self Panel

So, most of the parts of the automobiles are constructed by technical textiles. So, when you will try to manufacture above parts, you have to careful about the quality of the products.

Protective Technical Clothing || Types And Applications Of Protective Technical Clothing

Protective technical clothing is used for protect from various types of harm affects of workplace or environment. In our everyday life, we do more or less work; all work is not same in type. Some are heavy and some are light. When we do work we need to be careful about the safety. To be safe, one can do this by wearing protective technical clothing. Normal wear can’t give enough protection from harmful affects so we need to look after the protective technical textiles.

Now I will to give a list from what one should protect his/her body from the harmful effects.

Types And Uses Of Protective Technical Clothing

  • Cold Protective Clothing: We know in winter season, temperature becomes low from the normal temperature. In this case, one should protect his/her body from the cold environment by wearing cold protective cloth.
  • Sun Protective Clothing: Most of time we work in the sun light, so it needs to protect our body from the harmful affects of sun light. In this case, one can use sun protective technical clothing.
  • Rain Protective Clothing: We can protect our body from rain by wearing rain protective clothing.
  • Chemical Protective Clothing: It is the most important issue that the man who works with chemical he/she needs to more care full to protect his/her body from the chemical reaction. Chemical is harmful for the body. So, who works in the chemical industry should wear chemical protective clothing. In textile sector, who works in dyeing, printing, finishing, washing plant should wear chemical protective clothing.
  • Rescue Service Personnel Protective Clothing: The person who works in rescue service should wear rescue service protective clothing.
  • Protective Clothing for Fire Fighters: Fire fighters should wear protective clothing against fire. That is fire proof clothing.
  • Protective Clothing against Thermal risk of an Electrical Arc: Electrical work personnel should use protective technical clothing.
  • Protective clothing against antistatic properties.
  • Protective technical clothing for welders.
  • Protective clothing against cool environment.
  • Scratch Protective Clothing.
  • Motorcycle Protective Clothing.
  • Footwear Protective Clothing.

So when you will buy protective technical textiles you have to be careful about the following factors.

  1. Cost
  2. End Use
  3. Comfort
  4. Coverage
  5. Fashion
  6. Health

So, we see that, protective technical clothing has a great use in our everyday life.