Design Rules and Guidelines

  When designing a silicone keypad or component it is important to consider how the tooling will be made as well as how the tooling will affect production. There are some industry standards that can help you with your design in regards to these considerations.                    … Read more »

Fun Molding Projects Through Time

Technology changes rapidly over time. Think about it, the iPhone is less than a decade old; The Beatles formed a band before the personal computer was invented, and the internet is not even old enough to purchase alcohol yet. Throughout history, many inventions have come along that change the way that society operates on a… Read more »

How Automation Has Improved Our Product and Timelines

At SiTECH, we take pride in the fact that our products are manufactured and crafted in the United States. As technology continues to progress and we’re able to automate and simplify your product to produce it faster and better. Time is essential in today’s economy, and being able to create products in a timely manner… Read more »

FAA Rules for Commercial Drones Take Flight

The Federal Aviation Administration recently announced a new policy regarding commercial drones. It’s good news for inventors and tech businesses hoping their new products will soon take flight. With new technology in play, the FAA has outlined a plan for unmanned aircraft systems, or UASs, that stresses safety and prevents an invasion of air space… Read more »

Use Silicone Rubber in Your Recipe for Success

Silicone rubber is used in many kitchen products. It can be anything from cooking utensils to potholders to baking pans. Just as it is essential that you use all of the ingredients recommended in a recipe when you cook or bake something, it’s important to use the right materials when developing and manufacturing a product…. Read more »

Upgrading Santa’s Sleigh With Custom Rubber Molding

As Santa Claus plans his trip from the North Pole to make a pass across the globe, he packs his sleigh with toys for children everywhere. Unfortunately, Santa Claus is so old that his original sleigh didn’t have injection molded silicone components. Imagine how much faster his sleigh would be, and durable too, if it… Read more »

Silicone Rubber: A Modern Choice in Winter Weather Transportation

As winter weather approaches and takes hold in many parts of the country, our thoughts turn to transportation, aviation, electronics and avionics. From ships to trucks to trains to aircraft, silicone rubber molding enables safe operation of a wide range of vehicles in chilly temperatures and inclement weather. Its ability to separate and protect machinery… Read more »