The importance of Membrane Switch to medical products

23 Sep, 2021

By hqt

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Why is Membrane Switch so popular in the medical industry?

Membrane Switch is a low energy consumption electrical type accessories, mainly composed of Polyester, Polycarbonate, Metal Dome, LEDs, flexible Circuit-FPC or PCB, and Adhesive. The reasons why Membrane Switch is so popular in the medical industry are: 1. Long life span 2. Dust and waterproof 3. Anti-corrosion 4. Independent design.

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1. There are reasons for the long service life of Membrane Switch.

  • Select Polyester which is not easy to tear and has a corrosion-resistant.
  • Metal Dome has selected well-known brands such as HungHing and Nicomatic, with a life span of 1,000,000 or even 5,000,000 drives.
  • Adhesive chooses the type with higher adhesion, even if you use it for a long time, it will not cause delamination.

2. Dustproof and waterproof

  • The main reason for Membrane Switch’s dust and water resistance is that the completely sealed and waterproof frame design allows Membrane Switch to reach IP67 or even IP68. The flat design is also one of the reasons why Membrane Switch is excellent.
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3. Anti-corrosion and anti-scratch

  • The choice of materials such as EBG or hardened Polycarbonate.

4. Independent design

  • The panel, size, and circuit can be customized according to customer needs.
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And this is not over yet, the backlight technology independently developed by Niceone-Keypad can make your product continue to work in the dark or in a weakly lit place without causing operational errors. The main reason is that Backlight Solution can make your Membrane Switch glow even in the dark.

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