Supreme-Safe Type Holders are designed with safety in mind.  These heavy-duty industrial holders are used for marking hot or cold metals with heat numbers or part numbers. Each holder is custom-made to handle your particular marking requirements.

  • Large, heavy duty stamping tool for marking cast metals and forgings
  • Stamp one or two lines of 3/16″ to 1/2″ high characters
  • Available with replaceable head and anvil for long life

Holder Styles

Style H — Hand-held holders are struck with a hammer to make the mark.

Handled Hammer Style — Holder features a handle for safety, and the holder is struck with a hammer to make the mark.

Axe Style — Holders that are swung like an axe (no hammer needed) to make the mark.

Shank Style — For use in a heavy press, these holders feature an integrated shank or a drilled and tapped hole for a separate shank.

Supreme-safe Type Holder
Supreme-safe Type Holder

Supreme-safe type holder

Handled Hammer And Axe Style Holder

Handled hammer and axe style holder

Supreme-safe Type HolderHandled Hammer And Axe Style Holder

Typical character sizes are 1/4″, 3/8″, 5/16″, 5/8″, and 1/2″. Other sizes available.

Holders can be made to accommodate one or multiple lines of type.

Holders are made as a solid piece or with replaceable striking heads and anvils to extend the life of the holder.

Handled Hammer Style and Axe Style holders are available with Style L or Style S heads.

Wooden handles are available in 14″, 18″, 30″ and 36″ lengths.

Type Retaining Methods

There are three options for holding type in these holders:  a cotter pin, a draw pin, or Pannier’s special Roto-Pin.  Cotter and draw pins are simple and economical methods of holding type.  For easy and quick type changes, the Roto-Pin features a quick lever release to lock in type.

Steel Type For Holders

Steel Type for Holders

Made with or without slots for use in type holders. Makes marking multiple characters fast and easy.

Stamp Clear Type Holder

Hand-held Medium-duty Holders

Medium to heavy duty type holder for marking one line of characters into various industrial products.

Talk to a product specialist about your
marking project.