Extend in-service engine life and reliability with technology used by Formula One racing teams : RushPRNews - Newswire & Global Press Release Distribution

 
Bookmark and Share

Extend in-service engine life and reliability with technology used by Formula One racing teams

October 11, 2013

Extend in-service engine life and reliability with technology used by Formula One racing teams

Ann Arbor, MI (RPRN) 10/11/13 — Technology used by Formula One racing teams can help to extend in-service engine life and reliability of mass production vehicles by ensuring leak-free parts, Bob Remler, Vice-President of Ultraseal America Inc., will tell Engine Expo North America 2013.

He will explain how using vacuum impregnation with Ultraseal porosity sealants as a routine quality enhancement is a reliable and p0ermanent solution to the eternal problem of casting porosity, at the show on Thursday, October 24th at 12.10pm

He will speak before an audience of powertrain engineers and other industry experts at the Open Technology Forum being held as part of Engine Expo at the Suburban Collection Showplace in Novi, Michigan.

Incorporating the vacuum impregnation process into a production line will lead to higher reliability and fewer warranty issues which in turn will enhance an automotive supplier's reputation for quality with its customers.

Casting porosity is essentially microscopic holes which are formed during the casting process and which can lead to a host of problems, from "spotting out" of surface finishes to creating leak paths in parts that have to operate under pressure, causing them ultimately to fail.

Mr Remler said: "Vacuum impregnation with Ultraseal porosity sealants is increasingly being used as a routine quality enhnacement process by manufacturers who want to ensure they produce leak-free parts.

"The fact that the Ultraseal impregnation process is used by a number of Formula One racing teams is testament to its effectiveness. While F1 teams impregnate individual parts, modern impregnation equipment is now easy to incorporate into a

Extend in-service engine life and reliability with technology used by Formula One racing teams
production line.

"Moreover, vacuum impregnation is highly cost effective as problems with casting porosity are often not evident until a late stage in the production process, by which time so much added value has been invested in the automotive parts that it is very expensive to scrap them."

Parts which benefits from Ultraseal vacuum impregnation include notably engine blocks and cylinder heads, but also cam carriers, cam covers, fuel pumps, fuel rails, heads, inlet and fuel system components, oil pans, oil sumps, thermostate housings, timing chain covers, torque converter case/bell housings, transmission cases, pump castings and valve body castings, turbo chargers and water pumps.

Ultraseal International, the parent company of Ultraseal America Inc., is a global leader in the design and manufacture of vacuum impregnation equipment and porosity sealants, with a long pedigree of innovation and excellence.

One of its most significant advances is the introduction of recycling sealants such as Rexeal 100™ which has cost and environmental benefits because it consumes less chemicals and less water, and produces far less wastewater than non recoverable porosity sealants.

Recycling sealants such as Rexeal 100™ and Ultraseal MX2™ are becoming increasingly popular as environmental concerns and legislation increases around the world, particularly as both are also certified to the internationally-recognised US military specification MIL-I-17563C (Class 1 and 3).

Rexeal 100™ in particular outperforms many non-recycling porosity sealants, being effective at temperatures of up to 428°F (220°C).

Click here to view our website

Media Contact Name: Fiona Scott
Media E-mail:
Media Phone: (+44) 24 7622 8881
Company Contact Name: Stephen Hynes
Company E-mail:
Company Phone: (+44) 24 7625 8444
Click here to see all news from this author/company

Filed Under: BREAKING NEWS, Technology, PRESS RELEASE

RUSH PR NEWS newswire and press release services at rushprnews.com / Anne Howard annehowardpublicist.com

Content- Legal Responsibility - All material is copyrighted - You may repost but you MUST link back to the original post on your page and acknowledge Rush PR News as the news source. Rush PR News is not legally and/or morally responsible for content of press releases, opinions expressed or fact-checking.

Rush PR News cannot be held legally responsible for material published and distributed through its newswire service or published in its press-room and therefore cannot be sued for published material. Third-party must be contacted directly to dispute content.

Rush PR News is not the contact for material published.

RSSFeed PRESS & SOCIAL MEDIA RELEASES

BackToWork PR Coupon for one free press release submission

SAN FRANCISCO 09/02/14 · We hope you had an enjoyable Labor Day...

Swift Travel Deals Set To Become Multi-Million Dollar Agency!

Miami, FL 09/01/14 · Lux Millionaire Magazine/ --If you are looking for a...

New Online Scheduling Platform That Helps Appointment Based Businesses

London, UK 08/30/14 · Book the Slot (http://provider.booktheslot.com/signin) has recently been piloting...

Ultraseal International helps powertrain manufacturers to improve quality cost effectively

Ann Arbor, MI 08/29/14 · Ultraseal America will explain to powertrain manufacturers how...

Innovative Approach To Select Crawler Crane

Ghaziabad, UP 08/27/14 · If you run any production business or real...

Harper’s government targeting poor seniors on guaranteed income

Halifax, NS 08/27/14 · Under proposed changes to prescribed annuity taxation, Canadian...

Neurobiologix Releases New Cognitive Performance Supplements

Austin, TX 08/26/14 ·  - Neurobiologix, a specialty nutrition company, introduces Full...

Ice Bucket Challenge: Meet Rice Bucket Challenge

CARSON, CA 08/26/14 · Since Spring, the Ice Bucket Challenge has raised...

WordBase Voted as No. 1 Word Game in the App Store

Vancouver, B.C. 08/22/14 · Two Danes have done the impossible. Their app...

Team Building Programs In a Rejuvenating Environment

GRAFTON, ONTARIO 08/14/14 · The knowledgeable and professional conference management team at...

Robin Williams Press Conference Prepared Statement - death by asphyxiation

San Rafael, Calif. 08/13/14 · My name is Keith Boyd. I am a Lieutenant...

A New and Intriguing shop now open in Vancouver

Vancouver, BC, Canada 08/13/14 · A quaint little green cottage that looks like...

Caring Alernatives Serving Monroe For Over 28 Years

MONROE, MI 08/12/14 · Caring Alernatives, Inc. offers services designed to help...