Bible Embossing
Hot Foil Stamping Personalized Imprinted Bibles

Here is our Green Machine
at work in our shop putting a names on a Bibles

Quick and Easy way to do Personalize a Bible
On the RIGHT you will see the most commonly used Hot Foil Stamping Type for doing
Personalized Engraved Bible Imprinting, 18 point Goudy Cursive
Goudy Cursive has a pleasing look, with nice open letters, that creates a clean crisp impression
that is stylized yet very legible.  

Also available is 18 point News Gothic Condensed.   Again In clean open face, good for those
times when you have a  lot of copy you wish to put on one line

For More Hot Foil Stamping Embossing Metal Printing Type Options click here
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Contact us today for details and to purchase.
If you wish to offer affordable personalization of
your Bibles with an Inexpensive in-house Bible
imprinting system for your Christian Book Store or
Christian Gift Shop.  We feel you will find this
machine is the answer.

There are so many great things to talk about when
discussing Bible Personalization and using this
particular hot foil stamping embossing machine  
so.....   

Please give us a call so we can discuss your
requirements.

213-485-1609
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Getting set up to Emboss or Personalize a Bible

On the LEFT  you can see we used a Gauge Bar to align the bible under the machine head  The Gauge Bar
allows you to have a right angle stop.  The Gauge Bar moves forward and back and the side stop moves left
and right.   This is how you set up to emboss or personalize different size Bibles.

The type holder shown here is a one line 5" and has the type set and ready to go
Below is a demonstration of the 3 line 5" type holder designed for
doing more lines, adding ornaments or dates with ease of set up.

Note that we did not load the foil on the foil feed.  In our shop we do not use the foil feeds when doing leather
items or Bible Imprinting.   Leaving the foil off allows us greater visibility of the imprint area.   It is particularly
important when stamping a rough material as you will want to blank stamp the material first in order to "iron"
or smooth out, with the type, where the imprints goes. Then lay the foil in by hand and kiss or "lay" the foil
into the imprint a area.
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Heat Controller of Better Imprints
Right Side View showing 4" depth of throat
and
3 1/2' of clearance under the head for great
visibility of imprint area
Setting the Hot Foil Stamping Embossing Metal Printers Type
in the
3 line, 18 point, 5 inch
Typeholder

It should be noted that the handle of the Typeholder is to our left and the nick in the type is up.   The name Harold is set left to right with
the nick up starting on the bottom line.
Setting the type in this manor allows the typeholdr to be inserted in the Left side of the machine thus avoiding the handle of the holder
crashing into the spine of the Bible (see incorrect method below)
Hot Foil Stamping Embossing Metal Printing Type
for
Personalized Bible Imprinting
Placing the Foil
and
Clamping down the work


Shown here is the Bible about to be Imprinted
with Gold Foil.  Note again that we cut a small
piece of foil and lay it under the head prior to
imprinting.

Note the clamp in the center of the photo.  
Clamping the bible to the metal base plate.  
This helps hold the Bible in place while blank
stamping and then foiling the Bible.  It is
sometimes necessary to prop up the right side
of the bible with a box or other item to help
insure the Bible does not move during the
Imprinting operation.
We suggest always F I R S T   stamping on a
clear piece of acetate and laying it on the book
so you can see exactly where the imprint is
going to land and to check spelling.
Note:  If you set the type the other way and
insert the Typeholder from the Right side. No
worries just remove the handle so it does not
crash into the spine of the Bible
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