What Are Metal Embossing Machines Used For?

The art of embossing has existed in the world for many centuries. The process involves creating raised designs, texts and images on materials such as metal, paper, wood, fabric, glass and many more.

A large variety of embossing machines exist in the market. The type of machine your business needs will largely depend on the type of material that is to be embossed.

Metal embossing machines are specially designed to imprint different types of designs on metal, used for identification or decorations on products such as small cards, cable tags and dog tags.  

 

Embossing Products

CIM Sunlight Saturn Plastic Card printer

Printer Features

  • Direct-to-card Dye-sublimation Resin thermal transfer
  • Single-Sided or Dual-Sided printing
  • Additional hopper for the 2nd type of cards
  • Edge-to-Edge printing
  • Full-color and monochrome printing capability Resolution 300 dpi
  • Internal memory 128 MB
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CIM ME10 Manual Metal Card Printer

Plate

  • Dimensions:
    Maximum 95 x 75mm,
  • Thickness: 0.9 mm
  • Materials: stainless steel, carbon steel, aluminium, copper, brass feed manual

HARDWARE

  • Dimensions:
    250 x 440 x 260 mm
  • Weight :13 kg
  • Embossing fonts:
    Simplex 2, OCRB1, Block USA, Block 5 mm
  • Debossing: Elite Dog Tag
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CIM ME1000S/ ME2000S Embossing machine

PLATE

  • Dimensions:
    Maximum 95 x 55mm,
  • Thickness: 0.9 mm
  • Materials:
    stainless steel, carbon steel, aluminium, copper, brass

HARDWARE

  • Dimensions:
    630 x 700 x 197 mm
  • Weight: 85 kg
  • Embossing fonts:
    Simplex 2, OCRB1, Block USA, Block 12 mm
  • Debossing: Elite Dog Tag
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CIM ME1000S/ ME2000S Data Matrix Embossing Machine

PLATE

  • Dimensions:
    Maximum 95 x 55mm,
  • Thickness: 0.9 mm
  • Materials:
    stainless steel, carbon steel, aluminium, copper, brass

HARDWARE

  • Dimensions:
    630 x 700 x 197 mm
  • Weight: 85 kg
  • Embossing fonts:
    Simplex 2, OCRB1, Block USA, Block 12 mm, Data Matrix
  • Debossing: Elite Dog Tag
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CIM ME550 FLEXI TAG Metal Embossing machine

PLATE

  • Dimensions:
    52 x29mm, 65 x 60mm
  • Thickness 0.7 mm
  • Materials:
    Aluminium, stainless steel,

HARDWARE

  • Dimensions:
    460 x 232 x 270 mm
  • Weight: 26 kg
  • Embossing fonts:
    Simplex 2, Block USA,
    Block 5
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CIM ME550 FLEXI CABLE TAG Metal Embossing machine

PLATE

  • Dimensions:
    89 x 19mm, 89 x 13.7, 89 x 9.5
  • Thickness: 0.25 mm
  • Materials:
    stainless steel

HARDWARE

  • Dimensions:
    460 x 232 x 270 mm
  • Weight: 26 kg
  • Embossing fonts:
    Simplex 2, Block USA,
    Block 5
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CIM ME550 FLEXI DOG TAG Metal Embossing machine

PLATE

  • Dimensions:
    52 x 29mm, 57 x32mm
  • Thickness 0.5 mm
  • Materials:
    Aluminium, stainless steel

HARDWARE

  • Dimensions:
    460 x 232 x 270 mm
  • Weight: 26 kg
  • Embossing fonts:
    Simplex 2, Block USA, Block 5
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CIM ME550 FLEXI TAG DATA MATRIX Metal Embossing machine

PLATE

  • Dimensions:
    52 x29mm, 65 x 60mm
  • Thickness: 0.7 mm
  • Materials:
    Aluminium, stainless steel

HARDWARE

  • Dimensions:
    460 x 232 x 270 mm
  • Weight: 26 kg
  • Embossing fonts:
    Simplex 2, Block USA, Block 5
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NICHOL TRAKATAG Automatic Tag Machine

  • Model E150 makes a
    100 x 50mm tag
  • Model E250 makes a
    200 x 50mm tag
  • Materials:
    Aluminium 0.5mm
    Tin Plate 0.3mm
  • Speed: approximately 8 seconds per tag

Features:

  • Download excel spreadsheet
  • Set number of tags 
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Benefits of Metal Embossing Machines

Some of the most common benefits of metal embossing machines are :

  • Raised characters are easy to read after galvanising, painting or coating
  • Easy to work with
  • High precision
  • Maintains metal thickness after embossing
  • Produces consistent embossing with no design variation
  • Depth of the lines and design can be altered to suit

Materials used in the metal embossing include:

  • Steel
  • Zinc
  • Brass
  • Copper
  • Aluminium
  • And More

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