Special Operations

Panel Bonding Adhesive

Panel Bonding Adhesive is nothing new. These adhesives can be used to bond door skins, roof skins, quarter panels and box sides. Typically, adhesives are not used to bond structural components of a vehicle such pillars, rockers, or frame members. ...

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2014 Hyundai Santa Fe Body Structure (AU)


The 2014 Hyundai Santa Fe uses ultra high-strength tensile steel to improve collision energy management and to improve chassis rigidity. Hot-stamping and roll-forming techniques strength to critical body parts, while other advanced engineering methods have improved crashworthiness and durability.   ...

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FDIC HOT Extrication Setup

FDIC 2014 HOT Classes

Tomorrow is the first of two days of HOT Vehicle Extrication classes at FDIC.  This weekend we set up at Zore’s Inc in Indy. Tonight was also the HOT Instructors meeting where I got to see a legend in the ...

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