Methods of Molding

When determining your silicone rubber provider, it is important to consider what method of molding you would like your silicone product to have. There are a few different method of molding silicone rubber components, each having their own advantages, and disadvantages. These methods are: Extruding Molding Transfer Molding Compression Molding Liquid Injection Molding Extrusion molding… Read more »

Holiday Gifts that Include Silicone Rubber Products

The Holidays are here again and that means food, family, and of course, gifts. This time of year is always full of holiday spirit, but some of that cheer may not be possible without the use of silicone. Even though it’s not all about presents, these gifts wouldn’t be possible without the use of silicone… Read more »

Taking Pride in Quality Control

When product manufacturers are in the processes of choosing a custom silicone rubber manufacturer for their keypad or product, most of the time they look for one thing above all else. Quality control. Here at SiTECH, we take great pride in our quality control. Our vision statement is “to ensure that customers receive the finest… Read more »

The Best Solution for Medical Devices

The medical industry is one of the largest and most important sectors of the global economy. Everyday, we rely on doctors, nurses and other medical professionals. However, within the medical community, these professionals rely on a wide array of medical devices for diagnosis, monitoring, and the treatment and prevention of diseases and other conditions. As… Read more »

Utilizing Undercuts in Your Design

Liquid silicone rubber molding offers great advantages over traditional plastic molding. And one of the greatest advantages is the use of undercuts. Utilizing undercuts correctly in your silicone rubber product design can significantly improve the overall quality of your final product. When used properly, undercuts can add design features to your rubber product that would… Read more »

Silicone Rubber in the Manufacturing Process

Manufacturing by definition is, “to make something on a large scale using machinery.”  Since the industrial revolution in the 18th century, manufacturing has become a very large part of the economy. Throughout this time period, many new methods of productions were created in order meet the economic demands of an expanding nation.  Additionally, new inventions… Read more »