MarkFirst rotary dot peen marking systems are made for programmable marking around the circumference or along the axis of round parts by rotating the part in sync with the marking pin. Data entry can be manual or automated for error-free marking with the AC500 touchscreen controller. Automatic date coding, serial numbering, 2D coding are standard features.

  • Easy setup and data entry – no PC required
  • Each system is built to suit your part and delivered ready to mark
  • Configurations available for light or deep marking on metals – call us with your application details


Several types of rotary part holding fixtures are available. Each fixture uses a three-jaw, self-centering, adjustable chuck to hold parts of various sizes during marking.

part holding chuck
part holding chuck

Pneumatic fixtures, cradle rolls for support of heavy items, and custom fixturing and bases are also available. Let Pannier design a system just right for your application.

Rotary Chuck Dot Peen Marking
Rotary Chuck Dot Peen Marking

Rotary chuck dot peen marking

Dot Peen Rotary Marking Fixture

Dot Peen Rotary Marking Fixture

AC500 Controller

AC500 touchscreen controller

Dot Peen Marking On Cylinders

Dot peen marking on cylinders

Round Part Marking

round part marking

Rotary Chuck Dot Peen Marking Dot Peen Rotary Marking Fixture AC500 Controller Dot Peen Marking On Cylinders Round Part Marking

Programming marking jobs is fast and easy with the AC500 controller:

  • Mark preview screen allows the user to easily view and edit fields in the marking job
  • Check Area and Dry Run functions let you see how the job will run before making a mark
  • Upload and mark logos and graphics using BMP and DXF files
  • Data to be marked can be manually typed, retrieved from a file, or scanned from job paperwork using a bar code scanner
AC500 marking program screen
Marking A Round Part With A Numbering Head

Roll Marking Machines

Use steel marking dies to create marks on round or flat products. Fast, low-stress marking.

Roller Dies

Roller Dies

Shaft-mounted steel dies are custom-made to continuously mark on flat or round moving materials.

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marking project.