Henkel and Cavist Corporation Now Offer Local Prototyping for Low-Pressure Injection Molding

  Henkel and Cavist Corporation Now Offer Local Prototyping for Low-Pressure
                              Injection Molding

PR Newswire

MADISON HEIGHTS, Mich., Aug. 1, 2013

MADISON HEIGHTS, Mich., Aug. 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Henkel Corporation's
automotive group and long time partner, Cavist Corporation, based in Reno, NV,
today announced the ability to provide local prototyping for low-pressure
injection molding at Henkel's automotive headquarters in Madison Heights,
Mich.

Low-pressure injection molding prevents damage to delicate electronic and
electrical automotive components. Henkel has achieved this with a one
component, low viscosity TECHNOMELT adhesive.

The prototyping capabilities are available at little to no cost for the
automotive manufacturing and supplier communities. Local prototyping provides
an opportunity to understand the capabilities low-pressure molding offers
prior to investing in the technology, lead time, processing time and
associated costs.

"Henkel has achieved injection molding pressures as low as 1.8 bar (25 psi),"
said Jeff Koehler, Business Development Manager, Henkel. "Low pressure is key
to ensuring fragile electronic components are kept in tact."

Prototyping demonstration requests can be submitted at
www.henkelna.com/automotive.

Images: High-resolution images of the Cavist Moldman 8000 used in the
application of Henkel's TECHNOMELT Low Pressure Injection Molding are
available by contacting Carrie Cioffi at carrie.cioffi@henkel.com.

About Henkel

Henkel operates worldwide with leading brands and technologies in three
business areas:
Laundry & Home Care, Beauty Care and Adhesive Technologies. Founded in 1876,
Henkel holds globally leading market positions both in the consumer and
industrial businesses with well-known brands such as Persil, Schwarzkopf and
Loctite. Henkel employs about 47,000 people and reported sales of $21.13
billion and adjusted operating profit of $2.98 billion in fiscal 2012.
Henkel's preferred shares are listed in the German stock index DAX.

www.henkel.com/automotive

Contact
Carrie Cioffi
carrie.cioffi@henkel.com
Phone: 248-840-6879

SOURCE Henkel

Website: http://www.henkel.com/automotive
 
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