Why Use Silicone Rubber Buttons

Physical properties of silicones Silicones are the polymers that consist mostly of silicon (sometimes mistakenly spelled cilicone), oxygen, hydrogen and carbon. These polymers are used in production of silicone rubber, silicone resign, silicone grease and silicone oil. Silicones possess several extremely useful properties that give them clear advantage over the other materials used for the…

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What are Membrane Switches?

Membrane switches are best explained by contrasting them against the other popular switch type. The two types are commonly used in electronic devices and throughout one’s home. Mechanical Switches are usually made from hard-plastic and copper, and they function by manually opening or closing a circuit connection. Membrane switches are far cheaper, and they are…

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The Design and Development Process

Here at Silicone Dynamics, we are frequently approached by engineers and product designers in all stages of their product design. Whether actively sourcing parts for your manufactured device, or just looking at options, we have the expertise to help. Silicone Dynamics is staffed by personnel that understand the entire life-cycle of modern consumer electronics. We…

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Silicone Rubber Material

Modern society expects technological innovation and product development that will enable us to live longer, healthier, better lives. Silicones are a fundamental building block that helps make this possible. Silicone rubber is a synthetic material which has the structure shown in this image: The polymeric molecular structure of silicone rubbers has a main chain formed…

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Silicone Rubber Keypad Manufacturer

Silicone Rubber Keypad   Many industries regard products that are made from silicone highly valuable. That is because many companies need silicone rubber. Every person comes into contact with products made with silicone every day. The material has unique properties that make it very popular for production use. Silicone rubber has physical properties that cannot…

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Silicone Rubber Keypad

Silicone Dynamics, Inc located in Bend, Oregon USA a leading manufacturer of Custom Molded Rubber Keypads has announced the availability of their free engineering sample Silicone Rubber Keypad. Our Free Silicone Rubber Keypad is a great resource for any engineer designing custom molded rubber keypads.  Our Silicone Rubber Keypad shows various features available for custom molded rubber keypads.   Partial…

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Silicone Rubber Injection Molding

Rubber injection molding is the process in which precision silicone rubber parts are created by injecting the liquid rubber into a heated mold. The liquid silicone takes the shape of the mold, is cooled, and then removed from the mold. Rubber injection molding can be broken down into two general steps: Step 1: The liquid…

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Silicone Keypads

The Benefits of a Silicone Keypads   Most people don’t realize how often they make use of a silicone keypad. Silicone keypads are beginning to be seen almost anywhere. A silicone keypad can be customized so that they can fit many different equipment and appliances. On these items are soft silicone keypads that have replaced…

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