Glossary

Many of the products we supply from Trodat are band stamps; stamps that feature rotating rubber bands with standardized impressions of text or numbers or symbols and dates for you to create your own standard impression from. The Traditional Trodat classic line or the heritage of the Trodat Datext dater (formerly the Dormy Datext dater) all these products should be used with a separate stamp pad.
Many of the products we supply from Trodat are band stamps; stamps that feature rotating rubber bands with standardized impressions of text or numbers or symbols and dates for you to create your own standard impression from. The Traditional Trodat classic line or the heritage of the Trodat Datext dater (formerly the Dormy Datext dater) all these products should be used with a separate stamp pad.
The specialized cheque payee stamp is the ideal way for your customer to put your bank payee details onto a bank cheque, with a simple press of the self-inking rubber stamp. We recommend the Printy 4916, 4915 or 4925.
Climate Neutral stamps: -manufactured with the highest possible percentage of recycled consumer plastics in order to minimize its carbon footprint; - the inevitable remaining carbon footprint is offset by the funding of gold standard climate protection projects. What are Trodat's eco-friendly products? Over 75 of Trodat’s best-selling products are climate neutral as standard, meaning that they have no negative impact on the environment. All of your stamping needs are covered by Trodat products, from text stamps, to daters and numberers. There are stamps for everyday use, for office use, for warehouse use, for heavy duty use either customized to suit your individual needs or standard products that feature the most common used phrases.
An CO2 neutral stamp is: • manufactured with the highest possible percentage of recycled plastic in order to minimize its carbon footprint; • it's inevitable remaining carbon footprint is then offset by the funding of climate protection projects. This product can be considered CO2 neutral, with no impact on the environment.
The ‘Company Stamp, should include the following information: registered office and address of the company, phone number, fax, email address, website address, unique company identification/registrati on number. We recommend the Trodat 4926 Printy stamp or the Trodat Professional 5480 for your company stamp.
A customized stamp is a product that can be personalized with your own text, phrase or logo to suit your own requirements. Choose from the Trodat Printy range of self-inking rubber stamps or the Trodat Professional range of self-inking stamps. Lots of other stamps are customizable also. You want only one stamp? We specialize in producing one-off stamps to order, to your very own design. Just click ‘personalize’ and go to the design wizard to design your very own custom stamp (also known as customized, custom, personalized or bespoke stamp).
A customized stamp is a product that can be personalized with your own text, phrase or logo to suit your own requirements. Choose from the Trodat Printy range of self-inking rubber stamps or the Trodat Professional range of self-inking stamps. Lots of other stamps are customizable also. You want only one stamp? We specialize in producing one-off stamps to order, to your very own design. Just click ‘personalize’ and go to the design wizard to design your very own custom stamp (also known as customized, custom, personalized or bespoke stamp).
Custom daters allow you to mark the date and your personalized text or logo simultaneously. Most of the stamps have 12-year date bands allowing you to use them for 12 consecutive years. Different size stamps are available to accommodate the text that you want to appear on your stamp.
Custom daters allow you to mark the date and your personalized text or logo simultaneously. Most of the stamps have 12-year date bands allowing you to use them for 12 consecutive years. Different size stamps are available to accommodate the text that you want to appear on your stamp.
The design wizard within the shop allows you to create your very own personalized stamp. You can select font types and sizes, bold and italic, select different fonts for each different line, choose to have a border, upload a logo or select a logo from the library. ‘WYZYWYG – What you see is what you get’. Send yourself a proof, save a design, select from a series of templates. You can create the text to the size you require or allow the wizard to ‘fill the available’ space on the stamp model that you have selected. Order one stamp, more of the same or order any number of different stamps in the one transaction. Where you see the symbol ‘personalize’, just click and go through to the design wizard, it couldn’t be easier.
Doctors need reliable stamps that are durable and resistant. The Trodat Professional Line 5203 is highly suited for a doctor's stamp or the Trodat Printy 4926 Another advantage of this product is the easy to change ink cartridge!
Ink cartridge - All Trodat self-inking rubber stamps can be renewed, with a replacement ink pad. It will be necessary to change your ink cartridge once the impression is no longer of satisfactory quality. Trodat Ink is water-based, non-toxic and conforms to European ROHS, REACH standards. It does not dry out, making it ideal for prolonged use.
Ink cartridge - All Trodat self-inking rubber stamps can be renewed, with a replacement ink pad. It will be necessary to change your ink cartridge once the impression is no longer of satisfactory quality. Trodat Ink is water-based, non-toxic and conforms to European ROHS, REACH standards. It does not dry out, making it ideal for prolonged use.
Loyalty card stamps are a great way to reward customers. Printy 4921 and 4922 stamps are ideal for this purpose and can incorporate a small graphic for stamping on loyalty cards.
Stamps for the legal profession are available in many sizes and different shapes including round and oval. They are sleek, modern, and can accommodate a lot of information. DX stamps are a popular choice for the Trodat Printy and notary stamps will stand the test of time on a Trodat Professional Stamp.
The multi-word stamps offer up to 12 commonly used phrases in the one stamp, allowing you to change the phrase you want use as it suits you.
We supply a range of Trodat standard numberers where the number bands have to be rotated into position manually prior to stamping the required impression. In self-inking format the Trodat Printy or the Trodat Professional range or even the more traditional hand stamp version. Numberers can also be customized with your own text.
Trodat Auto Numberers are heavy duty self-inking stamps that allow you to sequentially number documents. The stamp mechanism automatically rotates to print the next number with each impression. Numberers are mostly metal, although some models have plastic bodies. The number of bands and the character height vary from one model to another. Some numberers allow you to repeat a number before proceeding to the next number. This repetition is set by the user, and can vary from 1 to 20 times. Auto Numberers are often used where accountancy practice dictates the use of sequentially numbered documents for audit and control purposes. Additionally, they may be used for the control of product promotions, vouchers or ticketing. They are particularly suitable for safety-related markings, quality assurance processes and as numbered invitation cards. Synonyms: numerator
Standard phrases used commonly in the office, such as "URGENT!" or "COPY" or ‘RECEIVED’. Stamps that are easy to read and use to help organize the office or workload. Select products from the Trodat Office Printy range or any of the Trodat Printy text, dater or numbered stamps.
Standard phrases used commonly in the office, such as "URGENT!" or "COPY" or ‘RECEIVED’. Stamps that are easy to read and use to help organize the office or workload. Select products from the Trodat Office Printy range or any of the Trodat Printy text, dater or numbered stamps.
A customized stamp is a product that can be personalized with your own text, phrase or logo to suit your own requirements. Choose from the Trodat Printy range of self-inking rubber stamps or the Trodat Professional range of self-inking stamps. Lots of other stamps are customizable also. You want only one stamp? We specialize in producing one-off stamps to order, to your very own design. Just click ‘personalize’ and go to the design wizard to design your very own custom stamp (also known as customized, custom, personalized or bespoke stamp).
A customized stamp is a product that can be personalized with your own text, phrase or logo to suit your own requirements. Choose from the Trodat Printy range of self-inking rubber stamps or the Trodat Professional range of self-inking stamps. Lots of other stamps are customizable also. You want only one stamp? We specialize in producing one-off stamps to order, to your very own design. Just click ‘personalize’ and go to the design wizard to design your very own custom stamp (also known as customized, custom, personalized or bespoke stamp).
Personalized Stamp - a personalized stamp is a product that can be customized with your own text, phrase or logo to suit your own requirements. Choose from the Trodat Printy range of self-inking rubber stamps or the Trodat Professional range of self-inking stamps. Lots of other stamps can be personalized also. You want only one stamp? We specialize in producing one-off stamps to order, to your very own design. Just click ‘personalize’ and go to the design wizard to design your very own custom stamp (also known as customized, custom, personalized or bespoke stamp).
Personalized Stamp - a personalized stamp is a product that can be customized with your own text, phrase or logo to suit your own requirements. Choose from the Trodat Printy range of self-inking rubber stamps or the Trodat Professional range of self-inking stamps. Lots of other stamps can be personalized also. You want only one stamp? We specialize in producing one-off stamps to order, to your very own design. Just click ‘personalize’ and go to the design wizard to design your very own custom stamp (also known as customized, custom, personalized or bespoke stamp).
Stamps are widely used daily at the counters of pharmacies. The Trodat Printy range is the ideal choice for this type of application. We recommend the 30mm dater product or the 50mm x 30mm Printy 4929 or the dater version the 4729. Another advantage of this product is the ease with which the ink cartridge can be changed!
The pocket stamp is ideal for many professions: business, management, medicine, transport and liberal professions. The pocket stamp can be carried with you at all times so you always have your contact details handy. The Trodat Mobile Printy pocket stamp has many advantages: SIMPLE! The Trodat pocket stamp is very convenient – you'll only need one hand to operate it. Press the colorful clip, stamp, release, and the stamp pad will automatically retract. The "click" tells you that it's closed properly! CLEAN! This pocket stamp is completely sealed, meaning no risk of ink-stain when closed. Extremely simple ink cartridge replacement allows you to avoid getting ink on your fingers. STABLE! Pressure is distributed evenly when stamping, resulting in an impeccable impression. Available in a choice of attractive body colors and the impression is available in 5 standard colors.
Pre-Inked Stamps – pre-inked stamps are made from a gel, which contains the ink, and the gel is cured (baked) to the required shape during the manufacturing process. Pre-inked stamps can give a print like quality impression but are not ideal for constant repetitive stamping as the gel die needs time to refresh between stamping. Looked after so they don’t dry out they will typically last a long time. We do not recommend re-inking of the stamp die when it dries out it, although this can be attempted, we recommend replacing the stamp.
Pre-Inked Stamps – pre-inked stamps are made from a gel, which contains the ink, and the gel is cured (baked) to the required shape during the manufacturing process. Pre-inked stamps can give a print like quality impression but are not ideal for constant repetitive stamping as the gel die needs time to refresh between stamping. Looked after so they don’t dry out they will typically last a long time. We do not recommend re-inking of the stamp die when it dries out it, although this can be attempted, we recommend replacing the stamp.
The QR code stamp enables a different form of communication, allowing you to create an interactive link to a website, video, or other media online. The square format of the Printy 4933, 4922 or the 4924 is perfectly suited to create a stamp incorporating a QR Code.
Rubber Dies or rubber textplates – the products we supply from Trodat feature a die plate or a textplate (i.e. the material which transfers the ink from the pad onto the paper) manufactured from special rubber using the very latest laser engraving technology from Trotec.
Rubber Dies or rubber textplates – the products we supply from Trodat feature a die plate or a textplate (i.e. the material which transfers the ink from the pad onto the paper) manufactured from special rubber using the very latest laser engraving technology from Trotec.
Rubber Stamps – is the generic term used to describe a device that makes an impression in ink onto paper or other substrates. Rubber Stamps have traditionally been thought of as ‘hand stamps‘ i.e. those used with a separate stamp pad, but with Trodat creating the first ever self-inking stamp in the 1950’s the term ‘rubber stamp’ is today used loosely and can describe many different types of stamp device used to make an impression.
Traditional rubber hand stamps area available and are most used when a large stamping area is required which cannot be fulfilled by any of the self-inking stamps in the range. Both text and date rubber hand stamps can be supplied.
Self-inking stamps are designed so that they automatically re-ink between each "stamping". They allow you to save time when stamping repetitively and save space on your work surface because they do not require a separate ink pad. Self-inking stamps also enable you to make a precise impression by applying a constant and even pressure when stamping and precise positioning by locating the positioning frame in the stamping area required. The integrated ink cartridge can be replaced in order to extend the life of your stamp.
A signature stamp incorporates your own signature onto a stamp, saving time when having to sign a large number of documents. Securely send us your signature and we will reproduce it exactly on a stamp. The Trodat Printy 4916, 4915, 4925 are the ideal stamp sizes for your requirement.
A signature stamp incorporates your own signature onto a stamp, saving time when having to sign a large number of documents. Securely send us your signature and we will reproduce it exactly on a stamp. The Trodat Printy 4916, 4915, 4925 are the ideal stamp sizes for your requirement.
Stamps for the legal profession are available in many sizes and different shapes including round and oval. They are sleek, modern, and can accommodate a lot of information. DX stamps are a popular choice for the Trodat Printy and notary stamps will stand the test of time on a Trodat Professional Stamp.
Two types of separate stamp pad are available; the standard stamp pad (available in 3 sizes and 5 colors) which is made of a felt pad with a water based ink or the Traditional Trodat (originally Dormy branded) Micro pad, made from a micro porous gel which contains ink (and is baked during manufacture) and holds up to 3times the volume of ink when compared with a standard stamp pad (available in two sizes and 5 colors).
Stamp pens have a custom stamp integrated into your pen. Different models are available, both in terms of color and marking formats. The 3in1 model not only combines a pen with stamping functions, but also includes a stylus. Stamp pens are personalized gifts that are useful, practical and refined, whether in a professional context or for personal use. Ideal for the busy professional who needs to make an impression.
Stamp racks are functional accessories that provide dedicated storage for your stamps allowing you to keep your stamps in order on your desk.
Traditional rubber hand stamps area available and are most used when a large stamping area is required which cannot be fulfilled by any of the self-inking stamps in the range. Both text and date rubber hand stamps can be supplied.
Typomatic stamps are stamps that you assemble yourself, DIY. They are supplied with a tray of typeset letters, symbols and numbers, to be placed on the grooved plate in the stamp housing using the enclosed tweezers. You can decide what text you include on your stamp, and it can be changed each time you want to edit the text. The range of typomatic stamps is available in both text and text & date formats and in various sizes in both Trodat Printy and Trodat Professional ranges.
Typomatic stamps are stamps that you assemble yourself, DIY. They are supplied with a tray of typeset letters, symbols and numbers, to be placed on the grooved plate in the stamp housing using the enclosed tweezers. You can decide what text you include on your stamp, and it can be changed each time you want to edit the text. The range of typomatic stamps is available in both text and text & date formats and in various sizes in both Trodat Printy and Trodat Professional ranges.
The design wizard within the shop allows you to create your very own personalized stamp. You can select font types and sizes, bold and italic, select different fonts for each different line, choose to have a border, upload a logo or select a logo from the library. ‘WYZYWYG – What you see is what you get’. Send yourself a proof, save a design, select from a series of templates. You can create the text to the size you require or allow the wizard to ‘fill the available’ space on the stamp model that you have selected. Order one stamp, more of the same or order any number of different stamps in the one transaction. Where you see the symbol ‘personalize’, just click and go through to the design wizard, it couldn’t be easier.