1972-02-01

Molded Urethane Foam for Automotive Seating 720130

Comfort, styling, and durability of automotive seating is largely due to the excellent performance of flexible urethane foam cushioning elements. This paper reviews the production and properties of current molded urethane foam cushioning, and the total assembly seating performance requirements. The newer developments of “full-depth” cushioning and “high-resilience” foams are examined in some detail.

SAE MOBILUS

Subscribers can view annotate, and download all of SAE's content. Learn More »

Access SAE MOBILUS »

Members save up to 18% off list price.
Login to see discount.
Special Offer: Download multiple Technical Papers each year? TechSelect is a cost-effective subscription option to select and download 12-100 full-text Technical Papers per year. Find more information here.
We also recommend:
TECHNICAL PAPER

The Contribution of Molded Polyurethane Foam Characteristics to Comfort and Durability of Car Seats

1999-01-0585

View Details

TECHNICAL PAPER

Recycling Benefits of Pour-in-Place Molded Seat Technology Versus Traditional Cut and Sew Technology

940219

View Details

TECHNICAL PAPER

Saturn Engine Stop-Start System with an Automatic Transmission

2001-01-0325

View Details

X