Dashboard Manufacturing Dashboard Manufacturing boriskontorovich (Mechanical) (OP) 26 Sep 06 19:54 I am looking for information on how automotive dashboards are made. In particular I need informaiton on soft leather like materials used in dashboards (luxury cars.) RE: Dashboard Manufacturing patprimmer (Publican) 26 Sep 06 21:47 Soft to touch synthetic finishes are usually Polyurethane in high quality cars. Regardseng-tips, by professional engineers for professional engineersPlease see FAQ731-376 for tips on how to make the best use of Eng-Tips Fora. RE: Dashboard Manufacturing CoryPad (Materials) 26 Sep 06 22:55 In addition to polyurethane, polyvinyl chloride and thermoplastic olefin materials are used for automobile interior trim parts. Parts are produced using slush molding, injection molding, and simple assembly of sheet to substrate using adhesives and/or welding. Regards,CoryPlease see FAQ731-376 for tips on how to make the best use of Eng-Tips Fora.