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Fuel Cell Plates

Photofab Automotive work with many leading car manufacturers in the quest for zero emissions through fuel cell plate technology. Photo etching as a process provides the ability to combine fine features, controlled etched channels and high accuracy. The development of fuel cell plates is seen through various applications from cars and planes through to your domestic boiler. All looking for the same outcome, efficiency. And a competitive advantage over their competitors…

Benefits of Photofab photo etching in the Automotive industry

  • Low Cost Photo Tooling
  • Controlled depth of channel etching
  • Wet process, creates round channel for solution to flow through
  • Burr and Stress Free – photo etching does not affect the core properties of the metal selected
  • High Accuracy – from +/-0.025mm
  • Scratch free surface finish
  • Fine apertures, allowing for greater design flexibility
  • 47 years experience, there’s little we do not know…

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Engine Management

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Fuel Cell Plates

Automotive R&D

Engine Management

Photofab Automotive work with some of the leading designers across the industry. The items we photo etch may not be the most technical elements of the engine design, but the critical benefits provided by photo etching enable other aspects of the design to function. This includes damping shims for fuel injection, spacers and washers for Formula 1 cars, gaskets, flexures …

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Speaker Grilles

Photofab Automotive work with many of the leading car manufacturers across the globe. The unmatched customer service, combined with the highest quality levels makes Photofab the ideal partner. Sadly, we cannot list all of the prestige clients due to confidentiality agreements, we can assure you that these organisations are at the forefront of car design and production. Photo etching has …

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Fuel Cell Plates

Photofab Automotive work with many leading car manufacturers in the quest for zero emissions through fuel cell plate technology. Photo etching as a process provides the ability to combine fine features, controlled etched channels and high accuracy. The development of fuel cell plates is seen through various applications from cars and planes through to your domestic boiler. All looking for …

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Automotive R&D

Photofab Automotive work with small design houses through to many of the leading car manufacturers across the globe. How do you make your vehicle stand out? Design, design, design… As a designer, you are the ones with the ideas, you are the ones that see things differently, that make what could be a mundane way to get from A to …

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