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The method of manufacturing seals and stamps

The method of manufacturing seals and stamps at home

1. In any printing house or book and magazine publishing house of your city at the zincography site, order a zinc cliche for all typographical upper and lower case letters of the Russian alphabet, numbers and punctuation marks (10 pieces of each item). Here is a list of them: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z A B C H E E N A A C 7 7 7 General information 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 ! % "() <>; \ {} [] - + =: /? *,.

2. Ask each of these letters, numbers and typographic marks to be placed in small squares, so that the finished zinc cliche with them can then be easily cut into small squares with these signs.

3. At the same site of zincography, ask you to cut a manufactured cliche into small squares with signs (they have a guillotine for metal).

4. For the manufacture of a seal or stamp of these squares with signs, letters and numbers on the tablet type the desired text, and with the help of glue "Moment" fix it.

5. After the glue has dried, the text obtained is imprinted on the plasticine, and a border 1- thick is made around the impression obtained. 3 mm and   flooded   Viksint compound K-18 or sealant, which can be purchased at a hardware store or on the market of a large city, and the sealant from the tube is not suitable, because he is very thick. To this end, it is squeezed first into a jar, where turpentine is poured, carefully mixing to the consistency of liquid sour cream, and then poured into clay.

6. After the sealant has hardened, the finished print text is easily separated from the clay, glued onto a suitable board with the help of “Moment” glue, a handle is attached, as in conventional seals - and that's it! Printing is ready! Thus , any seal or stamp can be made from zinc squares with numbers, letters and signs!

7. At the end of the work, the zinc letters, numbers and signs are removed from the board with the help of solvent 646 for nitro-enamels, dried and stored in a separate box for long-term storage and other stamps.


1. On the sheet of thin foil is the desired inscription or drawing.

2. Using a non-writing pen or pencil, carefully and carefully deepen this drawing or inscription on 0.8- 1.5 mm .

3. Indentations are filled with epoxy glue or any strong putty and dried for 1-2 days at room temperature.

4. This drawing or inscription is glued to a plate with a handle of a suitable size with “Moment” glue or epoxy glue, dried - and the seal or stamp is ready for use!