Whitepapers

The subject of this whitepaper is the evolution of the membrane switch. Due to unquestionable advantages, the membrane switch has become indispensable for many industries. We discuss how the simple keypad has developed into a sophisticated high-tech system.


Click on the image to access the whitepaper “What do device developers and design engineers need to know about membrane keypads and touch pads” by Jens Kautzor, CEO, Hoffmann + Krippner, Inc.




The subject of this white paper is the membrane potentiometer as an alternative to traditional position sensors. We will illustrate the concept, discuss the different materials used and talk about the characteristics as well as technical parameters. You will also find FAQ’s and application examples.


Click on the image to access the whitepaper "The Membrane Potentiometer: A Competitive Alternative to Traditional Linear and Rotary Postion Sensors" by Jens Kautzor, CEO, Hoffmann + Krippner, Inc.




Sensing potentiometers are often used in the design & development of solutions for industrial automation, medical equipment and devices, automotive R&D, forklifts, industrial doors, high end kitchen appliances and hand held tools like power tools. The subject of this whitepaper is choosing the right potentiometer for reliable sensing.


Click on the image to access the whitepaper "How to Choose the Right Potentiomenter for Reliable Sensing: Overview of Available Technologies and Clarification of Parameters" by Jens Kautzor, CEO, Hoffmann + Krippner, Inc.