DIY: Make your mark with a homemade branding iron

July 6, 2017

You too can leave your mark on all of your projects and creations by constructing your very own branding iron.

If I could choose one mantra to summarize my view on life, it would be the seemingly innocuous phrase uttered by my teachers during every Scantron test: "Make your mark heavy and dark." And now you too can leave your mark on all of your projects and creations by constructing your very own branding iron. Here are four YouTube videos that offer step-by-step instructions on how to turn your initials or logo into a burn stamp, even if you don't have a CNC machine.

About the Author

Alexis Gajewski | Senior Content Strategist

Alexis Gajewski has over 15 years of experience in the maintenance, reliability, operations, and manufacturing space. She joined Plant Services in 2008 and works to bring readers the news, insight, and information they need to make the right decisions for their plants. Alexis also authors “The Lighter Side of Manufacturing,” a blog that highlights the fun and innovative advances in the industrial sector. 

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