Weighing Options for Medical Keypads and Molding

When it comes to medical products, engineers and designers have a variety of choices in fabrication. For  medical keypads and molding, material options include plastic, metal and liquid silicone injection molding. For some products, latex is also an option. Medical rubber molding has become the material of choice for medical equipment for many reasons. It… Read more »

Hop into Spring With Germ-Resistant Silicone Rubber

Leap into action early this spring season when considering the development of your product’s keypads and gaskets. The use of silicone rubber keypads manufactured using liquid silicone injection molding is an excellent choice for a product that is resistant to the spread of germs. The Easter Bunny, long ago referred to as the Easter Hare,… Read more »

Design Tips for Medical Keypad Molding

As medical technology grows, the uses for it are expanding into every aspect of healthcare. New medical devices that connect healthcare professionals with their patients, machines and digital databases are becoming the norm rather than the exception. Creating a keypad design to interface with new technology needs to harness the product’s capabilities while serving the… Read more »

New Technology Pairs With Medical Keypad Molding for Greater Efficiency

As medical technology becomes more sophisticated, the use of electronics makes it easier for healthcare professionals to diagnose and take care of their patients. New designs are developed to create diagnostic tools, communications devices and other medical equipment. Many of them use medical keypad molding with custom layouts and functions to improve their usability. Mobile… Read more »

Weighing the Options in Liquid Silicone Injection Molding

Liquid silicone injection molding is the preferred option for producing custom silicone rubber keypads and components. It is a superior production method for efficiency, as well as the highest quality repeatable results for the life of the product. Injection molding is a highly controlled method of production allowing for precision, especially when critical tolerances are… Read more »

Silicone Rubber Molding Technology Soars to New Heights

There are several ways that silicone rubber molding can be used to increase pilot safety and plane efficiency in the military. Its durability and flexibility make it ideal for use in gaskets, keypads, helmets and other items within the cockpit. While some materials are affected by gravity, extreme temperatures and high altitude, military silicone rubber… Read more »

Giving Your Custom Rubber Keypads a Sense of Order

While most people like some sense of order to their custom rubber keypads, you may wonder if there should be a rhyme or reason to how the keypad is laid out. If you’re designing a new product or revamping an old one, consider the order and placement of the keys. Purpose One of the most… Read more »