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21st January 2019

Ford & Carbon Inc. roll out 3D-printed automotive components

Last Wednesday, Ford Motor Co. and Silicon Valley collaborator Carbon Inc. detailed the first of their 3D-printed components to join the automaker’s production lines.

The companies unveiled the polymer parts — auxiliary plugs for the F-150 pickup, HVAC lever arms for the Focus compact car, and electric parking brake brackets for the Mustang — at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit.

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