Choosing A Closed Automated System for Silicone Production

When deciding on which method of production to choose for silicone production, one must take into account many factors. The exact dimensions and complexity of the part help depict which method of production is most efficient. Other factors that need to be considered are the volume of parts per order and how long the part… Read more »

Using Medical Keypad Molding in Modern Device Design

When it comes to patient diagnosis, medical computers are the latest in technology. They allow doctors and other healthcare professionals to see and treat patients using devices that are connected to diagnostic machinery and are assistive in providing advanced patient care. The use of computer-aided diagnosis and mobile communication is enhanced by the versatility and… Read more »

Creating Translucent Effects With Silicone Rubber Molding

When designing silicone rubber molding components to incorporate into a product, many factors need to be taken into account. The size, shape and functionality all need to be addressed. The color is another important factor to consider. The color chosen is also important in determining whether the silicone component blends in or stands out. For… Read more »

Using Specification Drawings In Silicone Rubber Keypad Design

Silicone rubber keypad manufacturers make custom components using drawings provided by the product designer. The drawing tells them what size, color, shape and materials are necessary to make the part. Silicone rubber keypad manufacturers can look at the drawings, which are similar to architectural blueprints, to learn all of these details. Following the design specifications… Read more »

Using Silicone Coating With Advanced Spray Gun Technology

In the production of silicone rubber molding components, adding a protective coating at the end of the process will ensure the ruggedness and longevity of the product. Our proprietary coatings on silicone molded products protect against abrasion, harsh elements and provide superior protection against most chemicals. Advances in spray gun technology and fluid dynamics has… Read more »

Using Custom Silicone Molding for Vehicles

Rubber keypads and custom silicone molding components are used in a wide variety of industries. Their versatility allows them to feature prominently in the automotive field. From interior to exterior to under the hood, custom silicone molding is ideal for use in custom keypads, engine parts, and as gaskets and trim. Custom silicone molding is… Read more »

Pressure Monitoring and Control in Making Silicone Rubber Products

Liquid injection molding is a process used to produce high quality, pliable and durable parts in high volumes. The key ingredient is liquid silicone rubber, which is a high purity platinum cured silicone. The benefits of injection molding include low viscosity nature, which is conducive to producing tight tolerances; closed process, to avoid contamination; and… Read more »