LIVONIA, MI – Darth Vader had the light saber; 3M Automotive has the Precision Lighting Element (PLE). Both devices produce a soft but bright shaft of white light, but 3M’s product wasn’t dreamed up in a Hollywood studio and it doesn’t buzz like a beehive, either. The St. Paul, MN, supplier of all things adhesive is diversifying its portfolio, and the PLE is part of a corporate initiative to push innovation deeper into the automotive sector. Most automotive lighting applications ...

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