Trelleborg becomes first-time WIT user for new plastic brake pedal


A single, stamped-metal insert, overmolded, replaces an all-metal construction as automotive systems supplier Trelleborg Automotive uses the water injection technique for the first time at the company in the molding of a new thermoplastic brake pedal it has developed.

In response to questions from, a spokesperson for the company told us that the injection molding is being carried out at the Trelleborg Automotive facility in Witry les Reims, France. The new brake pedal is a fully tested and validated prototype that is ready for commercial use, she added.
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