High-voltage cable protection

  • 26-Jul-2011 08:48 EDT
untitled.jpg

 

Federal-Mogul's CrushShield is a material that surrounds and protects electrical cables, keeping the electrical system of electric and hybrid-electric vehicles isolated from the rest of the vehicle. Incorporating a rugged, multilayer fabric with a substrate design that together absorbs and disperses energy, the material’s construction helps automakers meet the new regulations without requiring electrical component or wiring redesign. According to the company, CrushShield is one of the first cable products in the market to meet the requirements of new U.S. federal vehicle safety regulations and is already in production for a hybrid-electric vehicle.

Share
HTML for Linking to Page
Page URL
Grade
Rate It
4.33 Avg. Rating

Read More Articles On

2017-08-09
A recent Engineering program at the University of Michigan’s Dearborn campus jettisoned lectures and text books and replaced them with a fresh Design, Build, and Test curriculum including new lean-Startup courses addressing customer discovery techniques.
2017-05-08
Artificial intelligence has the potential to vastly advance automated driving and other aspects of automotive safety. But developers must determine how to mitigate undesirable side-effects.
2017-07-26
Is Automotive ready for the inevitable? Cybersecurity experts talk defense strategies.
2017-06-16
It's possible to thwart most, but not all, cyber incidents.

Related Items

Technical Paper / Journal Article
2011-05-17
Technical Paper / Journal Article
2011-05-17
Training / Education
2013-04-09
Training / Education
2017-10-19