Difference between Microcontroller and Microprocessor

Posted on February 1, 2022February 1, 2022Categories Customized Input Devices, Membrane Keypad, Printed Circuit Board, Printed ElectronicsTags , , , ,   Leave a comment on Difference between Microcontroller and Microprocessor

The difference between a microprocessor and a microcontroller is mainly related to their functionality difference. Based on reliable experience, engineers can differentiate them. But for a newbie, it becomes a daunting task to differentiate, as both microcontroller and microprocessor appear to be the same. Microprocessor and microcontroller are examples of single-chip processors that have aided in the growth of computing technology by increasing reliability and reducing the price in processing. Surprisingly, it appears that microprocessors and microcontrollers share something in common. Both are single-chip integrated circuits that implement computation … Continue reading “Difference between Microcontroller and Microprocessor”

What is Membrane Keypad?

Posted on December 22, 2021December 23, 2021Categories Membrane Keypad, UncategorizedTags , , ,   Leave a comment on What is Membrane Keypad?

The membrane keypad and membrane switch can be described as an electric keypad that turns an electrical circuit on or off. It is different when compared to mechanical keypad that is typically constructed of plastic and copper; a membrane keypad is an electronic circuit that is printed on Polyethylene Terephthalate (PET) as well as Indium Tin Oxide (ITO). The ink used for screen printing is typically silver / copper or graphite-filled and thus a conductor. Membrane keypads are interfaces for user equipment … Continue reading “What is Membrane Keypad?”

Facts about Graphic Overlay Material for Membrane Keypad

Posted on December 18, 2021December 22, 2021Categories Membrane Keypad, UncategorizedTags , ,   Leave a comment on Facts about Graphic Overlay Material for Membrane Keypad

Graphic Overlay as the name suggests is that non-metallic (made out of polymer) part that is the topmost part of Electronic Controller. You may have noticed the graphic overlay for membrane keypad while using the microwave oven push button. This kind of graphic overlay is a part of our daily lives. They have served various industries, and they can meet customers’ specific needs, which have been happening for decades. This article focuses on Graphic overlays for membrane keypad, but you … Continue reading “Facts about Graphic Overlay Material for Membrane Keypad”

Crucial Customizations for Accurate Membrane Keypads

Posted on December 2, 2021December 22, 2021Categories Membrane Keypad, UncategorizedTags , , ,   Leave a comment on Crucial Customizations for Accurate Membrane Keypads

A variety of industries across every field have adopted membrane keypads. The reason behind this is the reliability of the keypad as well as the highly flexible design. How do you customize the membrane keypad? It will help if you remember particular aspects. The environments in which the membrane keypad operates and functions have many underlying possible issues during the manufacturing process. Specific working conditions, wherein the input devices are exposed to moisture, fluid spill, dirt, debris, and dust; membrane keypads are effective. This implies they are suitable for outdoor applications. These issues require … Continue reading “Crucial Customizations for Accurate Membrane Keypads”

Enhancing Effectiveness of Membrane Keypad by Backlighting

Posted on November 24, 2021December 22, 2021Categories Membrane KeypadTags , , , , , , , , ,   Leave a comment on Enhancing Effectiveness of Membrane Keypad by Backlighting

A backlit membrane keypad is a type of membrane keypad incorporated as an internal layer that allows light to travel across the keypad areas without losing the keypad’s tactile feel on the user. In tactile feel, there is improved feeling of touch and the feel is perceived with clarity due to the button pops back up after pressing. This feature is not incorporated in non-tactile switches. Know more about the difference between tactile and non-tactile feedback systems in customized input … Continue reading “Enhancing Effectiveness of Membrane Keypad by Backlighting”

Incredible Membrane Keypad History you have ever known

Posted on October 1, 2021March 30, 2022Categories Membrane Keypad   Leave a comment on Incredible Membrane Keypad History you have ever known

Incredible Membrane Keypad History you have ever acknowledged Membrane Keypads were ridiculed as a low cost but unreliable input devices when they were invented 30 years ago. After decades of improvements, membrane switches are now established as effective input and keyboarding hardware for several different technical applications. Today, because of their unquestionable advantages, these switches have become high-tech subsystems irreplaceable to several industries. Membrane Keypads became reliable and commonly used on a number of electronic devices. Initially, printed membranes were used simply as means of decoration to enhance the look of conventional switches … Continue reading “Incredible Membrane Keypad History you have ever known”

Don’t miss out the Exclusive Membrane Keypads and Overlays from Linepro

Posted on September 24, 2021March 30, 2022Categories Membrane KeypadTags 1 Comment on Don’t miss out the Exclusive Membrane Keypads and Overlays from Linepro

Don’t miss out the Exclusive Membrane Keypads and Overlays from Linepro Have a glance around most industries and you will find a Membrane Keypads and graphic overlay in one form or another. At Linepro Controls, we cater to a variety of markets, including the pharmaceutical, automotive, medical, aerospace and brewery sectors, although that list certainly isn’t exclusive. These printed overlays are everywhere and are utilized in various forms and sizes. One among their real strengths is that they are highly flexible to customization. From having almost any color to including features like embossed keys and clear … Continue reading “Don’t miss out the Exclusive Membrane Keypads and Overlays from Linepro”

5 Quick Questions Your Membrane Keypad Vendor Should Answer

Posted on September 20, 2021March 30, 2022Categories Membrane KeypadTags   Leave a comment on 5 Quick Questions Your Membrane Keypad Vendor Should Answer

5 Questions Your Membrane Keypad Manufacturer Should Answer Confidently The membrane keypads were first used in 1980s to operate machinery. It’s been about 35 years since membrane keypad and keyboards came on the scene, but not without scrutiny. Those skeptical made claims about these technological wonders being insufficient to inputting data and as a low-cost solution constructed of inferior material. That was then; but the situation has changed significantly. While there had been growing pains when the membrane keypads were new to the … Continue reading “5 Quick Questions Your Membrane Keypad Vendor Should Answer”