Staying in the Game: Designing Tips for Player Control Keypads

Gaming has become a hot industry, and creating the right control keypad is critical to game operation and popularity. Using custom silicon rubber keypads can make the user experience better and create a more reliable product. There are several things to keep in mind when designing new gaming keypads or improving current systems. Soft Keys… Read more »

Design Considerations for Military Communications Keypads

Emergency rescue operations can be volatile for military personnel. Whether it’s a Coast Guard cutter assisting a ship that’s taking on water or soldiers securing an unsafe area, the reliability of their equipment is crucial. The use of communications devices to coordinate efforts plays a vital role in the success of many different types of… Read more »

Is Silicone Injection Molding Right For Your Product?

In planning production of components or keypads, the material and production method used are important factors to consider. Liquid silicone rubber combined with the method of silicone injection molding proves to be the most effective method of rubber production. Whether it be a short life or long-term product, injection molding is the most cost effective… Read more »

Bonding With Military Rubber Keypads

When it comes to creating new products, silicone rubber keypads are a popular choice for military devices. They can withstand the rugged environments that have become the expected design requirement standards for most military operations. Function and efficiency are always important elements in creating military keypad molding. One element that is important in military keypad… Read more »

Why Choose a Domestic Silicone Rubber Manufacturer

With the growth of the global economy, it can be appealing to decide to manufacture your silicone rubber components overseas. There are many factors that can be overlooked when  variables include manufacturing and labor standards, turnaround and shipping times, quality of material used, intellectual property rights protection and, most importantly for military applications, which items… Read more »

Color Matching Technology and Custom Silicone Molding

When designing silicone rubber components to fit your product needs, many questions have to be answered. One of the aspects to consider will be the color or colors implemented so that your product stands out in the market. Knowledge of color models and how colors interact is imperative, as well as technology for successful color… Read more »

The Rise of Liquid Silicone Injection Molding in Vehicles

For many years, automobile makers have been seeking out more durable materials to use inside vehicles that will make features faster and easier to use without driving up costs. One solution is the use of custom silicone molding. More durable and attractive than plastic, it can be fabricated by liquid injection molding companies to comply… Read more »