Embroidered e-textiles for automotive interiors

downloadEmbroidery has been a well-established textile decoration technology for decades. It is now being used to integrate functionalities, such as lighting, sensing and operating, into textiles, such as carpets, upholstery and pre-assembled interior components.

By using conductive threads during the embroidery process, electrical circuits can be integrated into the textile, according to Melanie Hoerr, manager, technical embroidery applications, ZSK Technical Embroidery Systems.

For the full story, see the January 2021 edition of MobileTex.