We Specialize In ITAR Compliant Components

With the growth of global trade comes the responsibility of merchants, distributors and manufacturers to make sure that they are in compliance with the US government’s International Traffic in Arms (ITAR) regulations every step of the way in the supply chain, while still providing a usable and technically sound product. At Si-Tech, we take ITAR… Read more »

See It First In Rapid Prototyping Rubber

If your company wants to be on the cutting edge of technology and one step ahead of the competition, you might consider rapid prototyping. At Si Tech, we can create a solid model for you in 2 to 3 weeks. It takes about 10 to 12 weeks to create a usable model in aluminum. Now,… Read more »

Offer Your Customers More Options With Modular Controls

Si Tech’s custom silicone keypads offer our clients an endless array of flexible control design possibilities. When those keypads are part of complete control subassemblies, manufacturers can offer the same flexibilities to their clients. Gives Choices To Your Customers Imagine a control panel that can be removed from a machine and mounted somewhere else. That’s… Read more »

Building Rugged Devices For The Mining Industry

There may be no other industry on the planet that subjects machinery to as much abuse as mining. In addition to extreme environments, devices must offer absolute reliability because miners’ lives may depend on their operation. Manufacturers find custom silicone keypads give them the characteristics needed for this challenging environment. Mining Companies Resist New Technology… Read more »

Don’t Forget Technicians When Considering Control Layout

We’ve talked about the importance of keeping your clients’ in mind when planning molded keypads for your equipment. However don’t forget about people other than end users, specifically repair technicians. When technicians open up devices and see confusing layouts, it makes their jobs harder. Access Panel Placement Nobody wants to look at an access panel… Read more »

Work With Your Clients To Build Better Machinery

Industrial clients may seem less fickle than consumers, but they have strong opinions on what they want from their machinery. If the equipment doesn’t do what they need, they lose productivity. Consult with your clients to brainstorm new equipment design ideas ranging from additional features to layout of molded keypads. Be Open To Suggestions Mass… Read more »