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 »

Speed Up Production Time With Value Added Services From SiTECH

When designing and choosing a producer for custom silicone rubber keypads and components, there are many important aspects to consider; whether all parts and components are manufactured and assembled in-house,  are components produced using the highest quality raw materials available, and are value added services offered to speed production time and reduce cost.  Value added… Read more »

Rapid Prototype Rubber Keypads and Color Combinations

One of the challenges of designing a new product is envisioning what it will look like. When it comes to creating a successful project, an important part of it is color. Looking at a prototype of what finished custom rubber keypads and components will look like can help designers determine whether any changes need to… Read more »

How to Get Quick Estimates for Upcoming Projects

Sometimes during the process of making products and filling orders, timetables can be moved up unexpectedly. Perhaps a large order has been placed for your product and you require additional liquid silicone injection molding components or custom rubber keypads for the final manufacturing process. You will need to know how much it’s going to cost… 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 »