Insert Molding: Creative Solutions for Backlit Rubber Keypads

Silicone rubber is a very versatile product. When designing a silicone rubber keypad, there are many options to consider. Instead of going for just a simple keypad molded in all one color for your product, you can make your product stand out from the competition by using insert molding for dead fronts, LEDs, backlighting, and… Read more »

Design Tips For Using Backlit Rubber Keypads

When creating a new product or upgrading an existing model, the visual properties of pushbutton keys can make a difference. Using custom silicone rubber keypads offers a range of features that aren’t possible with plastic or other materials. One of the most visually appealing and functional facets is backlighting. Individual keys or groups are lit… Read more »

Silicone Rubber Products Offer Packaging Solutions

Have packaging issues affected your company’s bottom line? Or maybe products received from your suppliers are damaged in transit because the materials they are manufactured from are not durable enough to withstand being tossed about during shipping. Shipping Procurement for specialized packaging requirements can create a maze of challenges. Whether it be in choosing the… Read more »

Creating the Right Look for Low Vision Products

As the average age of the American population continues to escalate, there’s a greater need for products and technology to help those with vision problems. Low vision is a common obstacle for senior citizens, although it can occur at any age. With the increase in available technology solutions for those with low vision comes the… Read more »

Use Silicone Rubber in Your Recipe for Success

Silicone rubber is used in many kitchen products. It can be anything from cooking utensils to potholders to baking pans. Just as it is essential that you use all of the ingredients recommended in a recipe when you cook or bake something, it’s important to use the right materials when developing and manufacturing a product…. Read more »

6 Ways to Use Silicone Rubber Tubing

Silicone rubber is a versatile material because it can be shaped into almost anything imaginable. The liquid silicone injection molding process makes it possible. One of the most common shapes of silicone rubber molding components is tubing. It’s used in a wide range of industries for an endless number of products. When creating a new… Read more »

Hop into Spring With Germ-Resistant Silicone Rubber

Leap into action early this spring season when considering the development of your product’s keypads and gaskets. The use of silicone rubber keypads manufactured using liquid silicone injection molding is an excellent choice for a product that is resistant to the spread of germs. The Easter Bunny, long ago referred to as the Easter Hare,… Read more »