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Custom Stamp Help

X = No ColorFor Rubber Stamp/Wood or Handle Mounts, Knob Mounts,
Clear Stamps & No Mount Selection:
You must select the box "X" for No Ink.
These types of stamps DO NOT come with a stamp pad or ink color choice. 


Ink ColorsFor Self-Inking or Pre-Ink Mounts:
You must select a box for an Ink Color Choice.


The Add to Cart button will reappear when ink colors are correctly selected.


If you are having any trouble placing your order, please call us: 1-800-634-3717 (Monday - Friday 9am - 5pm Central).
We will be more than happy to help you place your order.
 

TYPES OF MOUNTS

There are different types of mounts to choose from when ordering a custom stamp.
Choose from the following Mount options:


Wood Mounts
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Rubber Stamp/Wood Mount: 

• High quality Maple Wood Mount with groove for easy handling.
• Stamp design is indexed on top with a clear label.
• No stamp pad included. Stamp pads available.


Handle Mount
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Rubber Stamp/Handle Mount:

• High quality Maple Wood Mount with groove for easy handling.
• Stamp design is indexed on top with a clear label.
• Handle added to top of mount.
• No stamp pad included. Stamp pads available.


Knob Mounts
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Rubber Stamp/Knob Mount: 

• Carefully trimmed Red Rubber Stamp mounted on a stained Knob Mount.
• No index or image on top of the mount.
• Availabe to fit circle designs in the following diameters: 1", 1-1/4" & 1-1/2"
• No stamp pad included. Stamp pads available.


Unmounted - No Mount
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Unmounted - No Mount: 

• Rubber Stamping Die only.
• No ink, mounts or mounting supplies included.


Self-Inking Mount
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Self-Inking Mount:

• Ready to use! No stamp pad needed.
• Ink is contained within the mount.
• Ink colors: black, blue, red, green, purple or brown
• Reinkable Mount! Reinkers are available.

We carry a variety of Self-Inking mounts. The mount style may vary due to availability.
We use the best style for the shape of your custom stamp.


Pre-Ink Mount
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Pre-Ink Mount: 

• Ready to use! No stamp pad needed.
• Ink is contained within the mount.
• Ink colors: black, blue, red, green, purple or brown
• Reinkable Mount! Reinkers are available.

This pre-inked stamp has an innovative design that offers solid construction, advanced re-inking system, and superb impressions. Its precise engineering creates a smooth and quiet action. The ergonomically designed handle offers the ease of use and helps create a solid, crisp and even impression.


Clear Stamp/Acrylic Mount
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Clear Stamp / Acrylic Mount: 

• Clear Custom Stamp with Acrylic Mount.

What is a Clear Stamp?
Clear Stamps are made out of a polymer material. An acrylic mount is included with each custom stamp. The clear stamp and see-thru acrylic mount allow for precision placement - you can see where you are stamping!
More information Clear Stamp: Care, Cleaning, Storage & Use.


PROOF OPTION:

If you select the PROOF option we will send a proof for your APPROVAL.
A PROOF option is available, but is not necessary unless you have concerns that your text will not fit well or are requesting changes to the style. Your stamp WILL NOT be made until we have received response with your APPROVAL of PROOF.

PROOF DELIVERY
• Please allow 24-72 hours for receipt of proof.
• A proof will be sent to you in an e-mail from info@stampin.com.
• Please watch your junk/spam mail. If we do not hear from you, we will try to reach you by phone.

PROOF FORMAT
• The proof will be in screen resolution: This is not a printable proof. The proof is for layout/content only.

REVISIONS/CHANGES
• If you need a revision on your proof, let us know by responding to the proof e-mail.
• We will make up to 2 revisions for no additional cost.

Here is an example of what your
PROOF file will look like:

Example of Proof File  


What is the difference?

Clear/Polymer vs. Rubber vs. Self-Inking Stamp vs. Pre-ink Stamp

Knowing the differences between these types of mounts will help you make an informed decision on which will work best for you and your stamping needs.

Type of Mount/Material:
Clear Stamp/Acrylic Mount
CLEAR or POLYMER
 
WOOD MOUNT
HANDLE MOUNT
KNOB MOUNT

RUBBER STAMPING DIE
Self-Inking Mount
Self-Inking Mount
Pre-Ink Mounts
Pre-Inked Mount
Quality
Very Good
Quality
Very Good
Quality
Very Good
Quality
Highest Quality
Stamp Pad
Stamp Pad
Required
Stamp Pad
Required
Internal Stamp Pad
The stamping die flips around inside the unit to ink up the polymer stamp on the internal stamp pad.
No Internal or 
External Pad

The ink is contained within the mount. The ink comes down through the stamping die.
Type of Ink

We do not recommend using solvent or permanent inks with this type of material.

Use any
color of ink

Reinker for
Self-Inking Stamp:

Water-based Dye Ink

Good for stamping on paper. Not good for glossy or coated papers.

Reinker for 
Pre-Ink Stamp:

Oil-based Ink

Good for stamping on paper. Not good for glossy or coated papers.

Repetitive Stamping
Great for
repetitive stamping
Great for
repetitive stamping
Great for
repetitive stamping.
After multiple impressions, this stamp will need a minute to rejuvenate the ink supply.
Moving Parts
None
None
Moving Parts
Less Moving Parts
Reinkable
N/A
N/A
Reinkable Many Times
Reinkable Many Times

 

Still have questions or need help? 
Contact Us! or fill out a Custom Quote Request.