Hydroformed nameplateThe appliance industry’s demand for quality and consistency requires any supplier serving this market to be ISO certified. DuraTech Industries has been ISO certified since 1998. These standards are the backbone of every internal system in our operation.

Investing in Your Success

DuraTech’s commitment to your project’s success includes the involvement of our program managers early on in the process. The scope of their involvement includes reviewing pricing all the way through final prototyping. Coordination and communication between departments is not their only responsibility. These managers act as customer liaison.

Types of Parts

Control Panels

Capabilities

  • Screen Printing
    • Clear or tinted windows
    • Gradient patterns
    • Selective textures
    • Selective adhesive
  • Embossing
  • Doming
  • Laminating
  • Subassemblies
  • UL / CSA constructions

Common Substrates

  • Polyester
  • Polycarbonate
Decorative Metal Parts

Capabilities

  • Screen printing
    • 4 color process
    • Selective texture
    • Specialty inks
  • Decorative mechanical finishes (brushing)
  • Embossing
  • Doming
  • Flat or formed

Common Substrates

  • Aluminum
    • Thicknesses: .012” to .032”
    • Various finishes and one side bright (OSB)
In-mold decorated appliqués – flat or formed

Capabilities

  • Screen printing
    • Clear or tinted windows
    • Gradient patterns
    • Four color process
    • First and second surface
  • Two dimensional
  • Three dimensional

Common Substrates

  • Polycarbonate
Insulators and gaskets

Capabilities

  • Screen printed
  • Non-printed
  • Custom die cutting
  • Variety of thicknesses
  • Range of firmness characteristics
  • With or without adhesive
  • Embossing / forming

Common Substrates

  • Butyl
  • Cork
  • EFR
  • Felt
  • Fish paper
  • Foil
  • FR60
  • FR65
  • FR700
  • FR25A
  • Lexan – FR60
  • Neoprene
  • PBT – Valox
  • Polyetherimide thermoplastic – Utem
  • Polyester
  • Polyimide
  • Poron
  • Rubber
  • Silicone
  • Tape
  • Thermal material
  • Thin film
  • Ultem
  • Valox FR1
  • Vinyl matting
Membrane switches

Capabilities

  • Flexible and rigid
  • Single or multiple membrane arrays
  • Smart membranes
  • Switch assemblies
  • Conductive rubber keypads and assemblies
  • Complete design services

Membrane Switch Features

  • ESD, RFI / EMI shielding
  • EL lamps
  • Electronic components
  • I/O Tail connectors
  • Integrated chip LED’s
  • Protected circuitry
  • Tactile feedback
  • Audio feedback
  • Various switch connector
Accuforming

PROCESS CAPABILITIES

16” x 20” Max Sheet size .100” to 1.375” form height

 

MATERIALS

Thickness  007” to .030”

  • Types
  • Acrylic
  • Co-polyester
  • Polycarbonate
  • Polyester
  • Polystyrene
  • Rigid PVC
Multi-colored logo and custom labels

Capabilities

  • Screen printing
    • 4 color process
    • Gradient pattern
  • Digital printing
    • 4 color process
    • Gradient pattern
  • Flexographic printing
  • Laminating
  • Embossing
  • Doming – Complete coverage, selective or scripting

Common Substrates

  • Polycarbonate
  • Polyester
  • Pressure sensitive Vinyl