29 October 2004
29 October 2004
Snugtop are to make available ""Super Sport"" fibreglass truck caps for the 2005 Toyota Tacoma and Tundra Double Cab pickups.
The Super Sport's design compliment the Toyota factory styling, and provide a gas-saving aerodynamic enhancement. Important design features include large, frameless side windows, a big all-glass rear door and an integrated LED rear brake light.
The one-piece truck cap has a finished edge that blends into the vehicle's body lines; caps are painted to match Toyota factory colours using the highly regarded DuPont basecoat/clearcoat process. Snugtop backs the ""Super Sport"" with a Lifetime Paint Warranty while the cap's construction is covered with a industry-leading Lifetime Structural Warranty.
Snugtop will be displaying the Super Sport and the complete line of Snugtop products at the SEMA Show November 2nd through 5th at the Las Vegas Convention Centre.
Cobra International is celebrating its 40th year and has commissioned a book that will look at 40 key projects and 40 key people that were integral to the company’s growth. ‘Klaus Simmer and The King Cobra: A breakthrough in surfboard design and production technology’ is an extract article from this book and a breakthrough composites product for Cobra, establishing its presence as a manufacturer of high performance windsurf boards and creating global visibility for the Cobra brand.
Solvay has signed a ten-year agreement for the supply of composites and adhesives to be used across Bell's military and commercial rotorcraft programmes, including the Bell 429, 407, 505, 525, V-22, and UH-1.
SGL Carbon and Fraunhofer IGCV have officially opened the Fibre Placement Centre (FPC) at SGL's site in Meitingen, Germany. Compositence, BA Composites and the Chair for Carbon Composites at the Technical University of Munich have also joined the alliance, and Coriolis Group and Cevotec are planning to come on board as partners.