The Versatility of Undercut Molding With Custom Silicone Rubber Keypads

In designing your custom silicone rubber keypads, using undercut molding in the process can increase the secure placement, longevity and performance of your product. Undercut mold designs in conjunction with our advanced silicone injection process create a variety of specialty silicone rubber keypads. SiTECH specializes in not only traditional keypads, but also faceplates and covers… Read more »

Effective Language Use in Medical Rubber Keypad Design

When creating a medical product design, you’ll need to have a way to activate its components. Using custom rubber molding keypads offers versatility in several aspects of the design, especially labeling. While in the design phase, you’ll need to decide how to direct the user what to do with your product. If it’s a medical… Read more »

Silicone Rubber Mold Design And Creation

Probably the most critical step in the initial stages of planning the  production of silicone rubber is mold design and creation. Molds come in many shapes and sizes. They can be made out of different metals with each having its own characteristics and benefits. At SiTech, we partner with highly skilled mold makers with decades… Read more »

Using Si Coat V for EMI Silicone Rubber Keypad Designs

If you are designing a product that will be used in a confidential or classified atmosphere, one of your concerns is likely the ability of others to intercept information that you don’t wish to share. There are many devices where this is the case. When it comes to rubber keypads in classified or confidential situations,… Read more »

Using Lasers to Customize Silicone Rubber Keypads

When designing intricate designs on silicone molded parts, a laser can be important for clean and precise details. Here at SiTECH, we have vast experience with the use of lasers in the process of marking and etching parts with exceptional quality. With the use of our LaserEdge system, small font sizes and detailed graphics are… Read more »

Custom Rubber Keypads: Form Versus Function

When you’re creating a new keypad design for your product, there are many things to consider, including the form and function of the keys. For example, you know what the rubber keypads are designed to do, but is it obvious to the user? There are a number of ways to find out whether the person… Read more »

Tracking Silicone Pigment Controls And Options

Silicone can be made into a variety of different colors to achieve a custom color to enhance your product’s appearance. At SiTech, we employ a tracking and recordkeeping procedure during every stage of the process that helps to ensure the color desired is achieved with accurate, repeatable results. In recent years, innovations in technology have… Read more »