Ribtype™ system of interlocking ribbed-rubber provides
The ribs on the back of the type interlock with the
ribs on a rubber base.
Minimum order is $20.00
in any combination of Ribtype™.
Type Sets Offer Flexibility
letters in quantities based on frequency of use.
There are more A's and E's than Q's and Z's. for example.
Sets include numbers as well as punctuation marks.
Sets of characters up to about 3/4" in height are called "5A" sets
because they contain 5 letter A's.
Sets for larger characters are called "3A" sets.
Letter/number sets are designed by the prefix "T" for typeset.
Figure (Number) Sets
Designated by the prefix "F" for the figure set.
These sets include either 4 or 5 of each number 0-9
plus punctuation and currency symbols.
Value Pack Number Sets
These sets offer the most economical way to buy
Each set contains 3 times the quantity of numbers in a standard figure set
at about 2-1/2 times the cost.
Such sets use the prefix "F" and the suffix "VP".
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Rib base = .155"
Type relief = .055"
Type base = .210"
Total = .250"
Ribtype™ is often used to print date codes on food and beverage packaging,
model numbers on manufactured products and identification codes on
Available in box sets from 1/16 inch up
to 5/8 inch.
Custom Ribtype™ logos or messages can also be made.
Type is made of natural rubber which is best for general purpose with
water-based or alcohol based inks.
Type sets can also be
custom made from:
Black Buna (oil and acid resistant)
Green PVC (provides greater durability in some applications)
Silicone ( for thermal (hot) ink transfer printers)
Deep Relief (thicker overall for printing on uneven surfaces)
You will also need to
order a mount or handle stamp to hold the Ribtype™ letter/number sets that
you purchase. This is necessary if you do not already have a mounting
system to hold your letters/numbers.
name brands, no generics or substitutions.