Overlays are a critical interface layer component in touchscreens, and membrane switches, or standalone durable labels providing both protection and a surface for graphic printing to create a functional, user-friendly interface. Often the first thing that a user sees when interacting with a product, graphic overlays can set the first impression of your product. Boyd offers the most extensive array of overlay options in the industry, offering selective textures, printing, embossing, coatings, adhesives, deadfronts, and backlighting to create a specialized overlay solution. Boyd creates state-of-the-art, ready-to-use control panels with a wide variety of graphic overlay options to match any specification.
Create intricate shapes, sizes, and custom window cut-outs to fit in the tightest places with Boyd’s precision converting techniques.
Boyd specializes in graphic overlays as static components for membrane switches, rubber keypads, and nameplates. Boyd’s experts can help you select a graphic overlay material that offers the right protection with the functionality, durability, and custom decoration needed for your design. Polyester (PET) is a resilient thinner material with resistance to chemicals and harsh elements. Polycarbonate (also known as Lexan) is easy to print, texture, and die cut. It is clear and gives a crisper emboss. Polycarbonate generally is more affordable than polyester.
> 1 million
Up to 200K
Up to .010" (.254mm)
Up to .060"(1.52mm)
Outdoor UV resistance
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