Darchem Thermal Fabrications has a long history of supporting Motorsport with lightweight thermal management systems, predominantly in the dynamic world of Formula 1. Our customers require high quality parts, on time every time, as well as the highest levels of responsiveness when it comes to the design, rapid tooling generation, manufacture and verification of complex thermal management solutions.
Formula 1 technology is always evolving and Darchem has both the experience and capabilities to support this demanding market thanks to the ongoing development of materials and manufacturing methodologies.
Typical Applications (detachable or integral):-
- Turbochargers and outlets
Many of the products Darchem Thermal Fabrications has developed for motorsport over the years have been integrated into flagship performance cars. On top of the benefits that our traditional lightweight metallic thermal solutions provide, flagship vehicles also demand a high level of aesthetic qualities over large areas of the vehicle. This lead to the development of alternative material insulation solutions to increase occupant safety as well as protecting the vehicles’ body panels, hoses and critical wiring from heat damage.
Typical Insulation Liner Applications:-
- Scuttle Panel
- Transmission Tunnel
- Floor Pan
- Wheel Arch
- Brake Lines
- Sensor Wiring