How Do Membrane Switches Work?

How Do Membrane Switches Work?

Membrane switches are amazing tools for product designers looking for a cost-effective yet highly functional means of interaction between user and device. We discussed how membrane switches are constructed here. In brief, membrane switches work much like mechanical...
Spotlight: A Closer Look at Hoffmann + Krippner’s GT Technology

Spotlight: A Closer Look at Hoffmann + Krippner’s GT Technology

Sometimes it’s the little touches that make the biggest splash. Membrane switches from Hoffmann + Krippner already incorporate our world-class engineering and highest quality components to ensure premium operation and long lifespan. Then, add to that our patented GT...
How is a Membrane Switch Constructed?

How is a Membrane Switch Constructed?

Slim, flexible, and extremely customizable, membrane switches are the product designer’s perfect partner when crafting human-machine interfaces. Functionally, membrane switches work much like a mechanical switch. However, by being printed on either flat PET (a...

5 Clever Applications for Ultrasonic Sensors

By using high-frequency soundwaves to detect the position and distance of objects, ultrasonic sensors often work in situations where other sensor types fall short. They work like echolocation in bats or dolphins; these sensors send out soundwaves (inaudible to humans)...