Suppliers of various tapes and related materials used to manufacture automotive components.
3F North America, Inc. in Charlotte, North Carolina.
A supplier of adhesive tapes, coatings and laminatings. Automotive application areas include damping and insulating, cable harness positioning, sealing, bonding, die-cut part web lamination, sound absorbtion mats, felt adhesion, interior roof linings, roof insulation, pillar claddings, vibration damping, floor pan bonding, etc.
3M Automotive in St. Paul, Minnesota.
A global supplier of products for automotive exteriors, interiors, powertrain/chassis, and for use in automotive manufacturing/assembly. Products include abrasives, acoustic and vibration damping, adhesives and tapes, cabin air filters, catalytic converter mat mounts and insulation, electrical connectors, fasteners, fluoroelastomers, graphic films, heat-shrink moldings, lighting, mirror buttons, nameplates and badging, optical films, plant cleaning and safety products, paint protection and replacement films, security labeling, and lead-free wheel weights.
Adchem Corporation in Riverhead, New York.
A manufacturer of film and foam bonding adhesive tape systems. Automotive applications include under-hood, in-cabin and under-carriage.
ADCO Global, Inc. in Lincolnshire, Illinois.
A supplier of specialty adhesives, sealants, tapes, and coatings.
ADCO Products, Inc. in Michigan Center, Michigan.
Designs and manufactures adhesive & sealant solutions for various transportation and construction markets. Core product chemistries include polyurethanes, acrylics, and butyls.
Adhesive Applications, Inc. in Easthampton, Massachusetts.
A manufacturer of high temperature non-fogging acrylic transfer adhesives used in instrument clusters for noise control and in other interior automotive bonding applications. Transfer adhesives are also provided double linered for selective die cutting of dials, panels and gauges where the interliner allows easy inspection of back lighted panels. Products include transfer adhesives, silicone/polyester masking tapes, protective films and heat activated dry films. Applications include headliner lamination, bonding textiles to sound dampening materials in door panels and anti-squeak/rattle applications.
Adhesives Research, Inc. in Glen Rock, Pennsylvania.
A manufacturer of pressure-sensitive pressure sensitive adhesive films, foams, foils and tapes for automotive component manufacturing and assembly applications such as heated side mirrors, and brake dampening devices.
Adhezion, Inc. in Rockford, Michigan.
A supplier of adhesives and coatings. Automotive application areas include upholstery, water shields, headliners, knee bolsters, head lights, tail lamps, dashboards, load floors, door panels, instrument panels, and ductwork assemblies. Product types include hot melts, silicones, epoxies, polurethanes, polyamides, acrylics, polyolefines, polyesters, synthetics, pressure sensitive tapes.
AFTECH Advanced Fabricating Technology, LLC in Rockford, Michigan.
A supplier of plastic, foams and pressure sensitive tapes. Product application areas include gaskets, anti-squeak, anti-rattle, packaging, exterior trim, body side molding, mirrors, nameplates, protective films, interior trim, sound deadening, washers, etc. Processes include die cutting, stamping, laminating, slitting/rewinding, etc.
American Biltrite Tape Products in Moorestown, New Jersey.
A supplier of transparent and opaque masking products such as pre-mask and application tapes, protective film, paper maskings, and pressure-sensitive adhesive tape. Applications include the surface protection of automotive metal, glass, plastic, and fabric.
Argent International, Inc. in Plymouth, Michigan.
Specializes in the conversion and distribution of adhesives, films, non-wovens, foams, etc. OEM application areas include safety, lighting, paint, attachment, and NVH, EMI, and thermal management.
Avery Dennison Corporation in Glendale, California.
A supplier of acrylic, rubber and silicone-based adhesive tapes.
Avery Dennison Corporation in Painesville, Ohio.
A supplier of acrylic, rubber and silicone-based adhesive tapes for heater ducts, engine & underhood, foam, gasketing, IP seals, interior and exterior applications, bolsters, headliners, carpeting, exterior bonding, mirror housing and brake shims as well as NVH components, including anti-squeak/BSR components and constrained layer vibration damping products.
Bemis Associates, Inc. in Shirley, Massachusetts.
A manufacturer of solid, solvent free thermoplastic adhesive films for a variety of automotive applications ranging from the manufacturer of interior component trim to the molding of reflective shielding. The range of adhesive formulations bonds carpets, vinyl, veneers, flocking, woven and nonwoven fabrics, natural or synthetic fibers, rubber, plastics, nylon and leather.
Cogebi, Inc. in Dover, New Hampshire.
A supplier of high temperature mica insulating materials including high temperature gasket material. Automotive applications include exhaust gasketing, heat shield insulation, catalytic convertors, and high-temperature wiring.
Creative Foam Corporation in Fenton, Michigan.
A fabricator of cellular plastic automotive parts. Fabricating processes include die cut, compression, fusion and vacuum forming. Also supplies parts with adhesive applied and parts which have assembled fasteners. Capabilities include design services.
DATA2 Corporation in St. Louis, Missouri.
Provides solutions for applications involving precision die-cut parts, preprinted bar code labels and blank labels. Products include attachment tape die-cuts with extended liner tabs, BSR die-cut foams, foam gaskets, and die-cut flexible parts and labels. Automotive applications include ID solutions for tire manufacturing.
Deccofelt Corporation in Glendora, California.
A supplier of adhesives, laminating felts, fabrics, vinyls, and D/C tapes, etc.
Derby Fabricating, LLC in Louisville, Kentucky.
A supplier of die cut automotive parts. Applications include A, B, C pillar insulation; air seals; arm rest and console pads; bin mats; buzz, squeak & rattle (BSR) control; carpet inserts; cowl seals; cup holder components; door panel insulation; dust seals; engine cover insulation; headliner insulation; impact absorbing foam blocks; spoiler and trim tapes; vent seals and vent flaps; and water seals, etc. Capabilities include die cutting, assemblies, laminating, laser die burning, packaging, rewinding, slitting, etc.
Deringer-Ney Inc. in Bloomfield, Connecticut.
A manufacturer of alloys, precision metal components, precision insert molded components and part assemblies. Typical products are electrical contacts & rivets, contacts for position sensors, ultra-small metal and plastic components, screw machine parts, custom alloys and fine wire. Capabilities include custom alloy development, product design and development, prototyping, tooling design and build, part PPAP, fully integrated manufacturing and project management. Manufacturing processes include stamping, cold forming, machining, multi-slide forming, brazing, welding and insert molding.
Electrolock, Inc. in Hiram, Ohio.
A developer of material-design solutions for applications requiring high performance electrical and thermal insulation products.
FiberLok Inc. in Fort Collins, Colorado.
A specialty printing company that manufactures fiber graphic products including heat-seal labels, transfers, pressure-sensitive stickers and films for thermoforming and in-mold decoration (IMD) inserts.
FlexFab, LLC in Hasting, Michigan.
An elastomeric engineering company that manufactures flexible components by compounding, calendering, extruding, molding, and bonding silicone rubber, organic rubber, and reinforcing materials. Products include hose, tubing, ducting, and custom designs.
Fujipoly America Corporation in Carteret, New Jersey.
Specializes in the fabrication of silicon rubber technology in the areas of elastomeric connectors, thermal interface materials, fusible tapes, LCD bezel assemblies, and custom silicon rubber intrusions.
Gaska Tape, Inc. in Elkhart, Indiana.
Manufactures patented polymeric series foam tape. Provides gasketing material to control buzz, rattle, and squeak issues. Applications include outside mirrors, dashboards, quarter windows, spoilers, tail lights, door protectors, waist line molding, wheel caps and license plates.
Gergonne Plasticos Industriales S.A. de C.V. in Toluca, Edo. Mex..
A manufacturer of industrial pressure sensitive adhesives (PSAs). Products include single and double sided tapes with a variety of liners and carriers available (polyester, foam, non-woven, cloth, PP), transfer tapes, scrim tapes, and silicone tapes for high temperature applications. Fabrication capabilities include rotary diecutting, flatbed diecutting, laminating, winding and cutting to length, precision slitting, spooling, finger lifting tabs. Automotive application areas include badge-mounting adhesives, door steps, bodyside molding, sill plates, name plates, injection molding, seals and gaskets, mounting, noise reduction, interior/exterior trim, anti-shatter tapes, anti-rattle tapes, thermal protection, sound protection, self-adhesive protective films, among others.
GLT International in Rochester Hills, Michigan.
A supplier of adhesive tapes to the automotive and industrial markets. Applications include wiring harness coverings, surface protection, shielding, noise reduction, attachment and bonding.
Harman Corporation in Rochester, Michigan.
A manufacturer of dip-molded flexible vinyl products including plastic caps, grips, plugs, etc.
HellermannTyton in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
A supplier of systems and solutions for the management of wires, cables, and components. Products include specialty fasteners, dual clamp ties, button head ties, dual swivel saddle spacers, saddle mounts, cable tie tool systems, cable ties, clamps, and identification products.
Jacobs & Thompson, Inc. in Weston, Ontario.
A supplier of engineered foam products such as tapes/rotary die cuts/with or without adhesive, open cell polyurethane, closed cell PVC, felts 3M transfer and acrylic foam tapes, and micro cellular polyurethane (PORON). Capabilities include in-house adhesive coating. Automotive application areas include cup holders bin mats, glove box liners, trunk liners, cable wraps, air management seals, mirror patches, pillar insulation, squeaks and rattle prevention, and emblem and trim adhesion.
Kay Automotive Graphics in Lake Orion, Michigan.
A supplier of automotive decorative film, dimensional graphics, badging, and functional films including in-mold paint films, pressure sensitive paint films, noise abatement, gravel guard, retro-reflective, and abrasion-resistant products. Technical services include design development, prototyping, and plant support.
Kent Manufacturing Company in Grand Rapids, Michigan.
A converter (laminating, slitting, die cutting) of adhesive coated materials. Automotive interior applications include bolster fabric attachments, carpet attachments, seat frames, storage compartment foam cushions, sunroof fabric attachments, rear view mirrors, and vanity mirrors.
Lockfast, Inc. in Mason, Ohio.
A supplier of fabricated hook & loop type fasteners, foam tapes, vinyl barriers, felt cushioning products and other flexible materials.
Lord Corporation in Cary, North Carolina.
Designs, manufactures and markets devices and systems to manage mechanical motion and control noise and vibration; formulates, produces and sells general purpose and specialty adhesives and polyurethane coatings; and develops products and systems utilizing magnetically responsive technologies.
Lord Corporation in Erie, Pennsylvania.
Suspension components, body panels, mechanical products for vibration, shock, noise & motion control.
Mahar Tool Supply Company in Sterling Heights, Michigan.
A supplier of abrasives and grinding wheels, air & electric power tools, coolants and cutting fluids, cutting tools, measuring tools and gauges, and tapes & adhesives, etc.
M&C Specialties Company in Southampton, Pennsylvania.
A die-cutter/converter of 3M automotive tapes, acrylic tapes, VHB products, BSR products, anti-squeak flocking, laminations, sound and vibration control products, and paint masking tapes. Applications include exterior and interior trim attachments, emblem attachment, anti-mutilation, surface protection films, shielding and conduction, anti-squeak, gaskets, under-hood labels, heat abatement, dual lock fastening, pressure sensitive adhesion, fabrics, and foams, etc.
MOCAP Custom Molding Group in Park Hills, Missouri.
A supplier of vinyl dip molded and rubber injection molded caps, plugs, grips and custom molded items for the automotive industry. Secondary operations include punching, slicing and printing. Other products include high temperature masking products such as tapes, discs and custom shapes produced from silicone, polyester and polyimide materials.
Nitto Denko Automotive, Inc. in Novi, Michigan.
A supplier of sealing, damping, structural, adhesive and protective tape and foam products for the automotive and industrial markets.
Nitto Denko Automotive Kentucky,Inc. in Lexington, Kentucky.
A supplier of automotive tape and foam products.
Novagard Solutions, Inc. in Cleveland, Ohio.
A manufacturer of polyvinyl chloride foam (PVC) for use in gasketing and noise reduction as well as silicone adhesive and sealants, including single component, two component and UV cure materials for use in gasketing, coating, encapsulating and bonding plus silicone greases and compounds.
Pi Tape Corporation in Escondido, California.
A manufacturer of precision diameter tapes, linear tapes and circumference tapes.
Plastomer Corporation in Livonia, Michigan.
A manufacturer of flexible polyurethane foams for automotive seating, headrest, gasket, seal and sound insulation applications. Also provides adhesive backed products made of foams, rubber, PET, EPDM, PVN, die cut, molded or cut to shape.
Plymouth Rubber Europa, North America in Canton, Massachusetts.
Supplies rubber and vinyl products such as electrical tapes, automotive harness tapes, industrial tapes and films, etc.
Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics Corporation in Wayne, New Jersey.
A supplier of advanced film products, bonding tapes, foam seals, foam tapes, bonding tapes, fluid handling hose and tube, machined and molded fluoropolymers, cable lining, foam gaskets, bearing and wear products, Norglide bearings, etc.
Scapa Automotive in Windsor, Connecticut.
A supplier of specialty adhesive films and tapes for automotive production applications.
Sika Automotive in Madison Heights, Michigan.
A manufacturer of sealants and adhesives. Applications include acoustic, bonding, reinforcing and sealing from body in white through the paint shop and trim area. Offers full acoustic testing to optimize vehicle acoustic performance. Capabilities include material bench marketing, prototype development, product validation, performance optimization and analytical prediction.
StockCap in Arnold, Missouri.
A supplier of product protection solutions such as plastic caps and plugs, rubber plugs, rubber caps, and rubber stoppers for general protection of tubes, etc. and paint masking applications.
tesa tape, Inc. in Charlotte, North Carolina.
A global manufacturer of pressure sensitive adhesive tapes. tesa provides professional solutions for permanent mounting, marking, securing and identification as well as black out design, permanent protection, hole covering, cable mounting, temporary protection, design painting, masking and wire harnessing.
The Zippertubing Company in Chandler, Arizona.
Provides jacketing and electronic shielding for wire and cable and flexible zip-on tubing for bundling and abrasion protection, d-track cable management system and automotive heat protection: aluminized fiberglass sleeving and custom shapes and sizes for high temperature protection.
Victrex USA Inc. in West Conshohocken, Pennsylvania.
A supplier of high-performance PAEK thermoplastics for under-the-hood applications in the areas of piston units, seals, washers, bearings and as well as other active components used in automotive applications such as transmission, braking and air-conditioning systems.