Hand Tools for Marking and Identification


Pryor designs and manufactures the broadest range of marking and identification solutions available, for different applications, budgets, and languages. Using a superior manufacturing process in the heart of Sheffield UK, Pryor hand tools are robust and long-lasting.

Steel Hand Stamps are a low-cost solution for individually marking single characters, simply using a hammer. Available in the following ranges:

  • Standard hand stamp character sizes 1mm to 12.5mm
  • Low-stress hand stamp character sizes 3mm to 8mm
  • Reverse hand stamp character sizes 1.5mm to 6mm
  • Heavy duty hand stamps character sizes 3mm to 12.5mm
  • Cyrillic and Scandinavian language characters
  • Specialty hand stamps made to your specification

Pryor Symbol Stamps include 5 Pointed Star, Asterisk, Arrow, Lowercase t, Diameter, Earth and Protective Earth symbols in 3mm to 6mm character heights. Pryor CE Mark Hand Stamps character sizes 3mm to 10mm.

Interchangeable Steel Type is the simple solution for multi-character marking using Hand or Machine Holders - simply build an inscription into Holder slot and in just one stroke, a series of letters and figures can be indented with uniform legibility. Pryor manufactures a range of Holders to suit different character size and inscription length requirements.

Character sizes 1mm to 10mm available in single character packs, sets of letters A-Z, figures 0-9, full composition Alphanumeric Fount Sets and 54 piece Number Marking Kits(1.5mm to 5mm). Also available, Cyrillic and Scandinavian and Low-Stress Type

Safety Grips are designed to enable a hard blow to be struck by hand and hammer whilst reducing the risk of injury to the operator. Heavy-Duty and Economy Grips available for use with Hand Stamps or Steel Type Holders.

Number Marking Heads are ideal for random changing inscriptions and batch marking of parts. Numberers create fast consecutive marks of number sequences with consistent quality and minimal cognitive effort.

Manual Numberers are available in character sizes 1.5mm to 6.0mm with a minimum of 1 and maximum of 14 marking wheels

Automatic Numbering Heads are available in character sizes 1.5mm to 6.0mm with a minimum of 3 and maximum of 8 marking wheels.

Micro market Inspection Stamps are pocket-sized tools with 5 to 50kg adjustable force for varying hardness of materials being marked. Ideal for center punching applications and inspection stamping. Available in 2.5mm character height, sets of A-Z, 0-9 and a range of Symbols.


Subscribe now for help to select or learn more about the marking products