British Made Membranes

For a number of years Membrane Keypads and Overlays have been purchased outside of the UK mainly due to cheaper prices. Now is the time to look again at what you purchase, as lead times get longer and shipping container costs go through the roof, there is also a risk of your technical graphics being…

Hot Buys at Customark Oxford

From all of our many investments this year, the flaming machine at our Oxford branch is one of the most interesting yet. Why is Flaming important? What does it do? Flaming is a process that changes the surface tension of an item for better ink adhesion – like sanding down wood before painting it! Polypropylene,…

Yet More Technical Investment at Customark Calne

We are pleased to announce additional investments of a Quadra DVC EVO machine at our technical site in Calne, Wiltshire It’s an economical and cost-effective pick and place machine with a multitude of benefits which include; – A through hole LED feeder Small footprint so will not take up much space Quick feeder change over…

In Mould Decoration – Is it for you?

In Mould Decoration or IMD has been around for a long time now. It was almost exclusively the realm of mobile phone lenses and keypads in the late 90s. Film, ink and moulding technology has moved on significantly over the years. For new product design the term IMD or FIM often gets discussed, sometimes all…

Printed Electronics – What is it and how can it help you as a business?

Reputed to be worth $73 billion USD by 2025, the Printed Electronics market is growing exponentially. Printed Electronics have been used in product design for decades and the impact of PE on everyday product design has been enormous. As an example, every smartphone uses this technology as it is instrumental in the smart compact designs…