SEMA eNews Vol. 15, No. 19, May 10, 2012

New CAD Data for 8 GM Models Added to SEMA's Tech Transfer

  aftermarket business, automotive technology, SEMA Tech Transfer
SEMA's Tech Transfer Program—a collaboration between SEMA members, OEMs and SEMA staff to help minimize or eliminate the necessity for reverse engineering—has expanded with the addition of new CAD files for eight GM vehicles.
   

The SEMA Tech Transfer program has expanded with the addition of new CAD files for eight GM vehicles. The data-sharing program features thousands of files from participating OEMs—Chrysler, Ford, GM and Scion—and is open to SEMA manufacturing members free of charge.



Tech Transfer is a collaboration between SEMA members, OEMs and SEMA staff, and the intent of the program is to minimize or eliminate the necessity for reverse engineering.

 New files are added weekly, and the amount of files and data available is fueled by requests made by SEMA manufacturing members.

Here are the latest files available through Tech Transfer:

2002 Chevrolet Silverado

  • Pick Up Bed - Platform Assembly - 4WD Extended Cab
  • Pick Up Bed Sides - Tailgate Assembly - 4WD Extended Cab
  • Rear Bumper Assembly - 4WD Extended Cab 
  • Frame Hitch Assembly - 4WD Extended Cab

2004 Cadillac XLR

  • Glove Box Door Assembly 
  • Glove Compartment Assembly

2007 Chevrolet Tahoe

  • Propshaft Assembly - 2WD PPV
  • Propshaft Assembly - 2WD M30

2010 Cadillac SRX

  • Rear Hinges With Lift Gate

2010 Chevrolet Camaro

  • Decklid Hinges Assembly

2011 Chevrolet Malibu

  • Decklid Hinges Assembly

2010 GMC Terrain

  • Front Brake Knuckles Assembly
  • Tire-Wheel Assembly 
  • Rear Brake Knuckles Assembly

2012 Chevrolet Camaro Convertible

  • Brake Corners With Suspension-Front Fascia Assembly

To gain access to the files listed above, e-mail techtransfer@sema.org and make a request. Looking for additional files? Check out all that Tech Transfer has to offer by visiting www.SEMA.org/techtransfer.

In addition to SEMA Tech Transfer, the association also provides rapid prototype services as a benefit to SEMA members. This service is available to create ABS plastic prototypes of company designs at a reduced rate available only to SEMA members.

For more information, visit www.sema.org/rapid-prototyping. For additional information or questions about the program, contact techtransfer@sema.org.