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Used in the world’s toughest solar car race

Adhesive endurance test

Cooperation between Team Sonnenwagen, Covestro and Sika

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The student team from Aachen uses plastics, composites and metals for the construction of the fast and lightweight Sonnenwagen. The best method for permanently fastening such different materials together is adhesive bonding.
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Various two-component adhesives of the SikaForce® range from Sika Automotive will be used in the new Sonnenwagen. They are manufactured from Desmodur® and Desmophen® polyurethane raw materials from Covestro and feature excellent mechanical stability and flexibility.
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