The Durable Industrial Marking Blog

Hot Stamping Die Design

Posted by Matt Martin

No matter what your hot stamping or imprinting application, Durable Technologies designs, manufactures, and supplies an extensive array of hot stamp type and logo dies meant to deliver the highest quality direct part marking solution available. 

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Topics: Hot Stamping Type and Dies

Metal Stamping Dies For Wood

Posted by Matt Martin

Branding is a practical and economical way to permanently mark almost any material besides metal and glass. Wood is frequently branded to advertise a trademark, logo or manufacturer’s name or to “sign” or individualize a craftsman's work. Branding is also used to identify tools or equipment for personal or security purposes. Customized metal hot stamp dies are a great way to brand a variety of products.

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Topics: Hot Stamping, Hot Stamping Type and Dies, Wood

What is a Hot Stamping Machine?

Posted by Matt Martin

Hot stamping or foil stamping is a printing method where metal hot stamp dies are transferred at high temperatures to the surface being marked. The process includes a hot stamping machine (or hot stamping press) and steel, brass, or magnesium type (interchangeable characters) or a solid logo die. Adding a hot stamping foil delivers a mark with color.

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Hot Foil Stamping Machine Letters

Posted by Matt Martin

Hot foil stamping machine letters allow users to create permanent marks on a wide range of substrates.

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Topics: Hot Stamping, Hot Stamping Type and Dies

Quick Guide to Hot Stamping and Printers' Type

Posted by Matt Martin

Hot stamping is a versatile marking method that allows for easy customization on a variety of substrates. Requests for personalization and monogramming type and dies have increased dramatically over the last few years and we don't expect it to slow down any time soon.

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Topics: Hot Stamping, Hot Stamping Type and Dies

Foil Stamping Dies

Posted by Matt Martin

Over the years we’ve helped a lot of customers with hot stamping applications. From standard hot stamp dies used for part marking to decorative, custom foil stamping dies we’ve done it all. Check out some of our favorite customer success stories below.

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Topics: Hot Stamping Type and Dies, Hot Stamping Foils and Ribbons

Custom Engraved Brass Hot Stamping Dies

Posted by Matt Martin

National  Hospitality was founded in 1990 with the intent of providing hotels, motels and others in the Hospitality industry a source for all their supply and equipment needs. In 1996, they expanded their focus to include the Restaurant and Food Service Industry. They now offer more than 7,000 different items in their product line

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Topics: Hot Stamping, Hot Stamping Type and Dies, Brass and Steel Type and Dies, Testimonial

Infinite Series Uses Durable Custom Stamping Dies for Leather

Posted by Matt Martin

Infinite Series, located in Cambridge, MA, creates simple and timeless leather goods using only the highest quality materials and manufacturing methods. The founders of Infinite Series believe that the pursuit of perfection through craft requires an infinite series of experiments, prototypes and products, and the brand is a reflection of that core philosophy. They design and make every item in their workshop with the utmost attention to detail with the hope that all of their products will be treasured for many years to come.

Durable Technologies enables Infinite Series to expand their creativity and differentiate their brand by creating custom foil stamping dies of their artwork to be stamped onto their leather goods and stationary. Over time, Infinite Series intends to create a whole suite of dies that can be used to delineate collections across their product line.

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Topics: Hot Stamping, Hot Stamping Type and Dies, Paper, Leather, Testimonial

Magnesium Hot Stamping Dies

Posted by Matt Martin

Vintage Editions is a specialty wood manufacturing company located in the foothills of North Carolina. They produce a variety of boxes, beer cases, trunks, cupboards, picture frames, fishing rod racks, chalk boards, benches, wine racks, tables, chairs, desks and wooden bars. Using sublimated artwork and embossed printing, they customize numerous promotional and personal items. Licensed products exhibiting Winchester and Remington logos are particularly popular. Military, fishing, and other outdoor themes are also favorites.

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Topics: Hot Stamping, Hot Stamping Type and Dies, Wood, Magnesium Dies, Testimonial

Hot Stamping Polypropylene Parts at AFM Engineering

Posted by Matt Martin

AFM Engineering, located in Santa Ana, CA, specializes in refurbishing, rebuilding, and selling hot stamping and other manufacturing processing equipment. When their long-time hot stamping steel die supplier no longer met their quality and professional requirements they searched the market and found Durable Technologies.

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Topics: Hot Stamping, Hot Stamping Type and Dies, Plastic, Hot Stamping Foils and Ribbons, Kingsley and Wire Marking Type, Testimonial

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