What is Conductive Coating?

Benjamin Franklin was one of our nations founding fathers, but he also played many other roles in shaping history. As a politician, Franklin helped draft the Declaration of Independence, as an entrepreneur he ran a successful printing business; however, one of his greatest accomplishments may have been his discovery and study of electrical currents. Beginning… Read more »

Cost Effective Rapid Prototyping Your Silicone Components

Companies all across the world are looking for quick and cost-effective ways to provide working prototypes of their designs and products. For Silicone components, it is extremely difficult to provide a working part that is aesthetically pleasing without production tooling. Here at SiTECH, we have developed a method that allows us to create Silicone Rapid… Read more »

The Future of Electronic Access Systems & Our Role In It

“Lock the door behind you!” You’ve probably heard this phrase on countless occasions when leaving your home or office. It’s a phrase meant to ensure security for a specific area or building – a lock ensures that only those with the key are able to get in. Even though the idea of a mechanical lock… Read more »

Pigmentation of Your Custom Silicone Rubber Product

To enhance your product’s appearance, SiTECH offers the ability to mold custom silicone rubber keypads and components in different colors. We also offer the ability to mold products in a custom color. Once a desired color is achieved, we provide our customers with a Custom Color Number and Color Chip for their records. Colors are… Read more »

What Are the Differences Between ITAR and EAR?

ITAR is mainly for military or defensive articles, but it also includes space related technology. ITAR is designed to regulate goods and technology designed to kill or defend against death in a military environment. This is because of the potential application for missile technology. EAR regulates the goods and technology that is designed for commercial… Read more »

Types of Finishes for Your Keypad

Have you ever been to a museum to see a famous painting? Maybe you’ve seen the Mona-Lisa, or Starry Night with your own two eyes and wondered – “how they keep these historic paintings so well preserved?”. With such important masterpieces at stake, it is crucial to ensure that paintings such as these are very… Read more »

5 Tips for Creating an Effective Keypad

Not all keypads are created equal, so what is it that sets the best apart from the rest? Here are our 5 key ingredients to creating a truly effective keypad: Customization Imagine that you are at a car dealership looking for a very specific red Porsche 911 GT Turbo. You know exactly the type of… Read more »