All You Ever Wanted to Know Concerning Brass vs. Aluminum

Here’s the lowdown on the differences.

Aluminum Plates for Your Electric Branding Iron

Aluminum is more affordable. This could be good if you are going to be using your branding iron only occasionally for some home craft projects, or to make your food stand out at parties.

Remember that our high-quality aircraft-grade 6061-T6 aluminum plates can be used to brand food items, which you cannot do with brass branding plates.

Aluminum provides great quality as far as sharpness and detail on your brand, but in terms of length of life, it won’t last indefinitely and if heated incorrectly there is risk of damaging an aluminum plate.

Brass Plates for Your Electric Branding Iron

Brass is basically indestructible, so if you need a brander for your business or are simply looking for something you’ll never have to replace, brass is the best option.

Best of Both Worlds

All our plates are interchangeable, so you can create multiple designs for one iron, offering a wider range of options and creative possibilities when branding your goods.

It could be that you want both:

Let us know if you have any questions.