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SCHMIDT Name Plate Detail Press Nameplate Marking Machine

Our Original Nameplate Marking Machine

With 90 years of engineering and history behind it, the Model 4 has become a popular solution for nameplate marking. It’s easy to use, versatile, and built to last — we regularly get orders for character dials for Model 4s that are over 20 years old. If you need a marking solution for nameplates, tags, … Continue Reading
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An Update from SCHMIDT About COVID-19

As you have no doubt heard, Illinois has issued a shelter-in-place directive to its residents to slow the spread of COVID-19. Thus far, this directive has exempted workforces supplying to essential businesses and critical infrastructure sectors, including medical, military, aerospace, pharma, food service, etc. “If you work in a critical infrastructure industry, as defined by … Continue Reading
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Traditional Serialization Solutions for Marking Applications

Serialization solutions were an important marking application for traceability and identification in manufacturing even in the early 20th century. Many manufacturers and businesses used SCHMIDT’s numbering heads for this application. Numbering heads contained several character wheels that could be turned to bring up the next character in the serialization. This allowed users to mark a … Continue Reading
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SCHMIDT Tips: Getting Deep With Lasers

  There are different types of marks you can achieve with laser marking machines. If you want little to no depth in your marks, you can etch and anneal with a laser. But if you want to get deep laser marks, you’ll want to engrave. Do you need help getting deep laser marks? Watch our … Continue Reading
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SCHMIDT History: Unique Marking Tools

Throughout SCHMIDT’s history, we’ve made marking tools and machines that are versatile and useful for a variety of applications. But we’ve also made many tools unique to certain industries and with very specific uses. Here are some that we manufactured and sold early on in our history. (All images come from SCHMIDT’s Marking Devices Catalog … Continue Reading