Benefits of LaserEdge & Backlit Keyboards

Did you know the very first device to use a backlit keyboard was a calculator back in 1983? About 20 years later, Apple would make this feature popular on laptop computers by offering it on MacBooks. Today, it remains a popular feature. Anyone who has ever tried to use a keyboard in dim lighting knows… Read more »

Insert Molding & Over Molding:

Liquid silicone injection molding may seem like it hasn’t changed much over the years, but we at SiTECH continue to push the envelope in terms of what is capable. We manufacture a variety of silicone rubber products including keypads, gaskets, seals, display windows and various other silicone components. One area in which we continue to… Read more »

Options for Labeling Custom Rubber Keypads

One of the most important components of a keypad is knowing what the buttons do. Accurate and readable labeling is critical to telling the user what the keys’ functions are. Some choices in labeling custom silicone keypads include marking the button or labeling the plate surrounding the buttons. Let’s take a look at some of… 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 »