Engraving Machines

We carry many different engraving machine brands such as Roland Desktop Engravers, Propen personalized gift engravers, U-Marq engraving machines and other laser engraving equipment and supplies. We carry CO2 Laser Engravers, Fiber Laser marking machines and YAG Lasers.

Custom Engraving Company has been in the engraving business since 1985 so we have many years of technical experience to give you the best possible advice on purchasing any type of engraving equipment or supplies. We will also give you free advice on your specific needs before you purchase.

Since we use these engraving machines daily in our own shop we have a very good understanding of their capabilities and can give free professional free advice before you decide to purchase. We also have many knowledgeable staff that can give ongoing technical support or troubleshooting once you have received your engraver.

The cost for en engraving machine depends on the features that are required for your application.

We would need to determine what substrates that you are wanting to engrave on and the sizes of those items. If you want to engrave on laminated plastic and on the surface of metals for identification plates and tags then you can use any entry level machine.

This will give us a better understanding of your specific industry requirements in order for us to give you the best possible advice on what type of engraving machine is best for your business.

Rotary Engravers are use for engraving various materials including dual color laminated plastics, anodized aluminum nameplates, identification tags, name badges, signs, ADA Braille compliance signage, directory signs, trophies, awards, jewelry, rings and promotional items like pens, key tags, luggage tags, and other personalized gifts. Many engraving machines can also engrave glassware and wine bottles.

EGX-360 Rotary Gift Engraver

  • Personalize jewelry, gifts, awards and signs
  • Engrave cylindrical objects made of glass and metal
  • Engrave rings on the inside and outside
  • Engrave flat and curved surfaces

versatile do everything engraving machine

For plastic engraving you would defiantly need a vacuum chip removal system to collect all the engraving chips. Most entry level machines can also engrave on slightly curved surfaces.

EGX-20 Desktop Engraver

The EGX-20 engraving machine is a great entry level engraver.

  • Price-performance Breakthrough
  • Active Surface Tracking System
  • Software Included

value desktop engraving machine

EGX-30A Desktop Engraver

  • Cost-effective & easy to use
  • Convenient, 12-by-8-inch work area
  • Bundled engraving software & tools

desktop engraving machine

If your application requires that you engrave into hard metals such as stainless steel, brass and aluminum then you would need a much more durable spindle on the engraver with a very heavy duty bridge that can support the wear and tear on the spindle motor.

EGX-400 & EGX-600 Professional Engraver Series

  • Roland high speed engraving technology
  • Unmatched precision
  • Bundled software
  • Price/performance breakthrough

heavy duty engraving machine

If you wish to engrave on the inside of rings and bangle bracelets then you would need an inside ring attachment? This would enable you to rotate the ring and scribe on the inside surface.

Rotary engravers that engrave on glassware and on the inside of rings or into hard metals like stainless steel usually cost much more that engraving machines that are used mainly for plastics, trophies and awards.

This small machine has a 3” x 6” engraving area which is larger than any other machine in its class. It can engrave watches with upper and lower arc text very easily and curved bracelets and circular rings and bangle bracelets. It comes included with very easy to use software loaded with 80 engraving fonts and the ability to use any true type font in your computer. Use can import graphics and logo easily and also engrave photos and signatures hand written by the customer.

Price includes inside/outside ring attachment. You can engrave any amount of lines within the ring.

The U-MARQ Gem-RX5 is the fastest and easiest to use gift and jewelry 4-axis mechanical engraver in the world! The first truly versatile, compact and affordable engraver to suite any budget. The GEM-RX5 comes with self-centering vise and jigs for holding a wide variety of merchandise such as jewelry, trophy plates, lighters, hand bag mirrors and much more. With the cylindrical axis you are able to engrave 360 degrees around a pen, mini flashlight, etc… The high-speed spindle motor enables you to burnish in coated metals as well as deep engraving into plastics and metals.

With a flat engraving area of 160 x 75mm a 50mm cylindrical capacity and self-centering vice, it’s perfect for dealing with individual items or production runs. Combining flat bed and cylindrical engraving has never been achieved in a computerized engraving machine of this size and quality before. The U-MARQ GEM-RX5 is the fastest and easiest gift and jeweler, 4-axes mechanical engraver in the World. The first truly versatile, small, affordable engraver to suite any budget.

ring engraving machine

GEM-RX5 Ring and Jewelry Engraving Machines

The GEM-RX5 comes with self-centering vice, jigs for holding a wide variety of merchandise (trophy plates, lighters, hand bag mirrors, pet tags etc.). With the cylindrical axis you are able to engrave 360 degrees around a pen or mini flashlight. The high-speed spindle motor enables you to burnish in coated metals as well as deep engraving in to plastics and metals. Ease of use enables everyone to engraving gifts, rings and jewelry to a professional standard, after just a short introduction to the GEM-RX5. The GEM-RX software has been configured to make this normally complicated task, ease for the ordinary retailer or their staff to use to get spectacular results.


One of the challenges for a traditional 3-axis machine is how to engrave a pen, or other round objects. The U-MARQ GEM-RX5 offers the perfect answer, by using true 4-axis functionality; it will engrave 360 degrees around a pen or other small cylindrical objects. The GEM 8 software has been configured to make this normally complicated task, ease for the ordinary retailer or their staff to use to get spectacular results.

Pet Tags

The GEM-RX5 is ideal for engraving Pet Tags quickly and efficiently with template for all U-MARQ Pet Tags, (much higher quality than most) and other makes. Why be restricted to text, with the GEM-RX5 you can engrave any type of graphic images, logos its only limit is your imagination.

Inside/Outside Rings

By fitting the U-MARQ optional Inside/Outside Ring Engraving attachment, your GEM-RX5 is turned into a fully features jewelry engraving center with virtually no limits. This is the perfect machine for the retail jeweler, to offer in house engraving services to the customer.


The wide range of push-fit jigs quickly clamp any item, including; scrolls, medals, cufflinks, watches, trophy plates, pet and ID tags, rings, bracelets, clocks, pendants, baby gifts, key fobs, lighters, decanter labels, photo frames, hip flasks, business card holders, laminate signs, badges, labels, brass plates and other items. With unique pressure settings, even fine gold lockets can be engraved without fear of damaging them.

The GEM-RX5 with its newly designed controller electronics, faster CPU, support for USB 2, more efficient drives (using less current), completely re-written firmware and more efficient drivers.


The Roland MPX-90 has been re-designed with a cylindrical drive providing more power and accuracy.

For the industrial market or the Retail Gift Market, the MPX-90 is among the industry’s lowest cost marking solutions. The MPX-90 has three times the force of the previous MPX models and precisely imprints text, photos graphics and other data on hard surfaces including non-plated and unpolished materials. Variable data printing capabilities enable users to automatically apply unique identification numbers to each item in a series.

The MPX-90 is also ideal for retailers and other businesses specializing in personalization. In addition to flat items like pendants, dog tags, key chains and Zippo™ lighters, the MPX-90 takes personalization to the next level by customizing curved objects like pens, cuff links and money clips. Quiet and compact, the MPX-90 imprints text, graphics and photographic images without leaving any residue behind, making it ideal for retail environments.

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