John Burn manufactures the industry’s most comprehensive range of white metal, brass and plastic letters and figures, which are available in the following styles:

  • Sharp & flat faced, roman flat faced and hairline white metal
  • Stamped or solid, sharp & flat faced brass
  • Sharp & flat faced plastic

T43 Sharp Faced Gothic (white metal)

  Code Product Unit Notes LET 01 001B T43 – 3/32″ Pack 10 A well defined letter, clean & sharp. Ductile to follow contours. Fix with adhesive or shellac up to 5/16″ and drilled for panel pins for 3/8″ – 3″. Used extensively for radiography work. Commas, stops, inch marks, inverted commas, strokes and brackets available to match. (R) available ... Read More

T105 Flat Faced Roman (white metal)

  Code Product MSDS Notes LET 05 001B T105 – 1/4″ A decorative style for inscriptions, nameplates etc. Drilled to order for 1/2″ and over. LET 05 002B T105 – 3/8″ LET 05 003B T105 – 1/2″ LET 05 004B T105 – 3/4″ LET 05 005B T105 – 1″ LET 05 006B T105 – 1.1/4″ LET 05 007B T105 – ... Read More

T120 Sharp Faced (Plastic)

  Code Product Unit Notes LET 02 001B **T120 – 1/8″ Pack 10 A fine letter for clear definition on light castings. Fix with adhesive (impact or epoxy). Size on face. LET 02 002B **T120 – 3/16″ Pack 10 LET 02 003B T120 – 1/4″ Pack 10 LET 02 004B T120 – 5/16″ Pack 10 LET 02 005B T120 3/8″ ... Read More

T130 Flat Faced (plastic)

  Code Product Unit Notes LET 03 001B T130 – 1/2″ Pack 10 Resistant to damage. Produces clean impression on heavy castings. Well tapered, flexible, ideal for polystyrene patterns. Fix with panel pins or adhesive (impact or epoxy). Size on back. LET 03 002B T130 – 5/8″ Pack 10 LET 03 003B T130 – 3/4″ Pack 10 LET 03 004B ... Read More

T45 Flat Faced Gothic (white metal)

  Code Product Unit Notes LET 04 001B T45 – 1/4″ Pack 10 A broad faced robust letter for heavier markings. Clean faces, good taper. Drilled for panel pins from 3/8″ – 2″. Drilled and countersunk for screws from 2.1/2″ – 4″. Used for x-ray work. Commas, stops, inch marks, inverted commas, strokes & brackets available to match. (R) available ... Read More

T100 Flat Faced (stamped brass)

  Code Product Unit Notes LET 06 001B T100 – 3/16″ Pack 10 An economical method of marking pattern equipment. Fixed with escutcheon pins through hole in plate. Good square faced with well tapered sides. LET 06 002B T100 – 1/4″ Pack 10 LET 06 003B *T100 – 5/16″ Pack 10 LET 06 004B T100 – 3/8″ Pack 10 LET ... Read More

T43B Sharp Faced (solid brass)

  Code Product Notes LET 07 001B *T43B – 1/8″ For use on metal patterns, brick moulds etc. Supplied undrilled but 1/2″ and above can be drilled on request. Available in reverse for 1/2″ – 1″ sizes. LET 07 002B T43B – 3/16″ LET 07 003B *T43B – 1/4″ LET 07 004B *T43B – 5/16″ LET 07 005B T43B – ... Read More

T46 Sharp Faced (white metal)

  Code Product Notes LET 08 001B T46 – 1/8″ A clearly defined letter type for light castings. LET 08 002B T46 – 3/16″ LET 08 003B T46 – 1/4″  

Slide Letters (white metal)

  Code Product Unit Notes LET 10 000B Slide Letters 1/4″ Used for altering information on shift, date, metal type etc. on patterns. White metal available in 3 sizes, all letters, numbers ampersand (&) & blanks LET 10 001B 3/8″ LET 10 002B *1/2″ LET 10 010B Slide Letter Holder 1/4″ Brass holders for use with slide letters. Will take ... Read More

Arrows (solid brass)

  Code Product MSDS Notes LET 11 002B *Arrow 1/2″ Solid brass direction arrows drilled to order LET 11 003B *Arrow 3/4″ LET 11 005B *Arrow 1″ LET 11 007B *Arrow 1.1/4″ LET 11 008B *Arrow 1.1/2″ LET 11 009B *Arrow 2″ LET 11 010B *Arrow 2.1/2″  

Arrows (white metal)

  Code Product MSDS Notes LET 11 020B *Arrow 1/4″ White metal direction arrows supplied drilled 3/4″ and over LET 11 021B *Arrow 3/8″ LET 11 022B *Arrow 1/2″ LET 11 023B *Arrow 3/4″ LET 11 024B *Arrow 7/8″ LET 11 025B *Arrow 1″ LET 11 026B *Arrow 1.1/8″ LET 11 027B *Arrow 1.1/4″ LET 11 028B *Arrow 1.1/2″ LET ... Read More

BSS Marks (white metal)

  Code Product MSDS Notes LET 12 002B *BSS Marks 1/2″ White metal sharp faced British Standard Marks LET 12 003B *BSS Marks 3/4″ LET 12 005B *BSS Marks 1″ LET 12 007B *BSS Marks 1.1/4″ LET 12 008B *BSS Marks 1.1/2″ LET 12 009B *BSS Marks 2″ LET 14 001B Drilling for letters & figures Available on request LET ... Read More

Monograms

  Code Product Unit Notes LET Monograms White metal monograms made to any design. No minimum quantities. Designs from drawings, sketches or photographs. Part cost engraving pattern and die charged extra. LET 15 003B *No.3 (12.7mm x 4.6mm) Pack 10 Ford monogram LET 15 004B No.4 (19mm x 6.9mm) Pack 10 LET 15 005B No.5 (25.4mm x 9.4mm) Pack 10 ... Read More