Type & Type Holders

  • Type is retained with a set screw for easy changing of characters
  • Standard holders and type are stocked for quick delivery

Shank-style holders for use in impact marking presses are ideal for repetitive numbering and coding. Standard and custom-made holders can be used with interchangeable type and/or multi-character logotypes. One-piece construction is drilled and tapped at the top to accept a threaded shank. Stocked type holders feature a set screw to retain type in the slot.

Standard Holders for Mark-First® Marking Presses

ITEM NO. MORTICE SIZE
T/B x L/R
CHARACTER SIZE &
NUMBER OF PIECES PER HOLDER
1/16" 3/32" 1/8" 3/16" 1/4"
C7441-1740-M101 .25" x .787" 12 6 6    
C7441-1740-M102 .25" x 1.670" 26 13 13    
C7441-1740-M103 .25" x 2.54" 40 20 20    
C7441-1760-M102 .375" x 1.57"       6 6
C7441-1760-M103 .375" x 2.35"       9 9

Standard Type

Standard type features sharp face gothic style characters and is hardened to 58-60 HRC for marking surfaces as hard as 32 HRC. Standard sizes are made to be used in the standard holders listed above.

CHARACTER SIZE TYPE SIZE
1/16" character 1/16" W x 1/4" H x 7/8" L
3/32" character 1/8" W x 1/4" H x 7/8" L
1/8" character 1/8" W x 1/4" H x 7/8" L
3/16" character 1/4" W x 3/8" H x 7/8" L
1/4" character 1/4" W x 3/8" H x 7/8" L

Custom Type and Holders

Custom-made type — for use in your own holder or a custom-made holder — is available as individual pieces or multi-character logotypes. Special single-line and multiple-line holders can be ordered per your requirements. Available with standard or custom diameter shanks, and your choice of various type retaining methods (set screws, cotter pins, or draw pins).