Improve Your Bottom Line with Rapid Prototyping

Regardless of the industry, every business can agree on one thing: they would all love to improve their bottom line. For traditional businesses, improving the bottom line could mean a better performing stock price, or an ability to increase profits for owners and stakeholders. When a firm decides to test a new product or idea,… Read more »

Silicone Technology Corp. Design Guide – Diaphragms

When designing a silicone rubber keypad, it is important to consider how you want to apply force to the shorting pad, and how much force is needed. The simplest and most accurate method is by using metal domes. The use of metal domes within your keypad assembly eliminates the need for the use of a… Read more »

Key Considerations When Creating Your Custom Keypad

There really is nothing better than having something that is made custom for you. An off the rack suit may due the job, but there is nothing quite like a tailor fit. Keypads, like suits, should be customized to fit perfectly. Regardless of what industry you are in, there is going to be a specific… Read more »

Touch Screen vs. Custom Silicone Rubber Keypad

The use of touch screens in manufacturing, and commercial equipment has increased drastically over the last few years. While some applications may benefit from the use of a touch screen, there are many applications where the use of touch screens actually increases the cost of the equipment, or hinders the use. In many applications however,… Read more »

Benefits of Insert Molding

Here at SiTECH, we have the capability of molding individual and conjoined silicone inserts into a final silicone molded assembly. This allows us to create unique and custom back-lit keypads and components. This method of molding is known as Insert Molding. SiTECH uses insert molding as a process to isolate light sources, and prevent the… Read more »

Why SiTECH Support Sets Us Apart

It’s a fact of life – we all have people that we rely on for certain things. When your vehicle breaks down, you expect the mechanic to be able to fix it. When you’re sick, you trust your doctor to prescribe the right treatments to get you back to health. It goes without saying that… Read more »