Carbide Stamps/ Mechanics Stamps
This is a modified spring loaded center punch stamp utilizing an extremely durable long lasting carbide insert that is able to make a permanent impression on the hardest of steels including stainless steel, heat treated steel, case hardened steel, hard steel tools, chrome plated, or anodized surfaces. Not intended for use on delicate items such as jewelry as the force of the impact could damage the item.
Use it to mark Tools, Gun Frames, Bicycle Frames, Knife Blades, Auto Parts-a great way to prove the auto shop actually replaced the parts they sold you!
This custom stamp is engraved with up to 3 characters of your choice using .75mm high characters and is not intended for logos, trademarks or designs. By default, the font used for engraving is Helvetica which is a basic sans serif font. Example of lettering is shown below.
You can combine letters, numbers and common punctuation symbols if needed. The letters are small enough to be unobtrusive yet still legible without magnification. Below shows a hard steel tool that has been stamped hundreds of times. This wrench will never again end up in the wrong toolbox!
The stamp can be applied by hand however most users seem to mount the stamp in a press or in the chuck of a mill or drill press which insures that the stamp is 100% perpendicular to the surface to be stamped.
Shaft diameter is .6 inches Overall length of the stamp is 4.6 inches
This product was added to our catalog on Sunday 27 February, 2011.