ASTM Guidelines for membrane switch

Handling and Application of a Membrane Switch or Printed Electronic Device to its Final Support Structure  (This standard is copyrighted by ASTM International, 100 Barr Harbor Drive, PO Box C700, West Conshohocken, PA 19428-2959 – ph 610.832.9555 or service@astm.org) Note 1:  Application to Final SupportStructure:  Please follow ASTM Guide F3290 to prevent damage and failures. Read More …

SEALED MEMBRANE SWITCHES

Almax-RP membrane switches are sealed to give your keypad or switch excellent resistance to moisture, chemicals, dirt, and wear and tear. Especially in wet conditions, it’s important to keep all electronics sealed off from outside contaminates as this could damage the circuitry. Traditional membrane switches provide some level of resistance to contamination but a sealed Read More …

Wearable Electronics

One of the hottest new areas of growth in printed electronics is wearable electronics. New technologies are enabling highly conductive electronic circuits that are flexible, soft, and durable and can be machine washed, all for low cost. This includes markets for wearable health sensors, consumer electronics, and sports. The wearable electronics industry is growing fast Read More …

3D Printed Drone with Electronics

3D printing technology has been advancing rapidly but one challenge has been printing the electronics inside. 3D printing temperatures can get up to 300 Celcius. Amazingly, researchers in Singapore came up with a solution which they used in printing a Drone. It was a multi-pronged approach which may indicate a way forward to print electronics Read More …