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
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.
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.