Effective Language Use in Medical Rubber Keypad Design

When creating a medical product design, you’ll need to have a way to activate its components. Using custom rubber molding keypads offers versatility in several aspects of the design, especially labeling. While in the design phase, you’ll need to decide how to direct the user what to do with your product. If it’s a medical… Read more »

Tracking Silicone Pigment Controls And Options

Silicone can be made into a variety of different colors to achieve a custom color to enhance your product’s appearance. At SiTech, we employ a tracking and recordkeeping procedure during every stage of the process that helps to ensure the color desired is achieved with accurate, repeatable results. In recent years, innovations in technology have… Read more »

Liquid Silicone Injection Molding: How It Works

Injection molding of liquid silicone rubber (LSR) is a process to produce consistent, durable parts at an efficient rate. There are many mechanical devices involved in the make-up of an LSR injection  system. The silicone delivery system includes  a two-part silicone base, generally referred to as the “A” component and “B” component. Silicone rubber is… Read more »

Create a Bond With Your Silicone Rubber Keypads

Some substances have a natural tendency to resist adhesion to each other, like a piece of cellophane tape on brick. Silicone rubber and acrylic adhesive have a similar reaction. Acrylic adhesive is the industry  choice when attaching things to polyester membrane switches. However, when the silicone rubber keypad’s surface is left untreated, it will not… Read more »