The Elvem Tracer EL-4 Pin Dot Marking System is easily adaptable to permanently mark on a wide variety of component shapes, dimensions and substrates.

The Elvem Tracer EL-4 is a necessity for any metal marking needs as it can imprint on tags, keys, kegs, plates of metal, you name it! It can mark logos, batch codes and serial numbers on tough surfaces from plastic to hardened steel up to 62HRC.

The controller operates in a stand-alone capacity or can be easily integrated into a factory automation environment – its applications are extensive and growing. User-friendly Elvem Tracer Marking software is a Windows-based “Point and Click” application. No other software required. Because of its simplicity, the Elvem Tracer EL-4 requires no training to use.

We are a proud supplier to a number of businesses who use our Elvem Tracer on a daily basis to imprint their logo and serial numbers on their products for easy identification. They feel it has provided them with an edge over the competition. To learn more you can see the testimonials below.



The Elvem Tracer is used for marking on Steel, Aluminum, Brass, Copper, Galvanized Steel, Painted Steel, Stainless Steel, Plastic, Ceramic and many more tough surfaces. If you have a question about your application, contact our industrial marking specialist by filling out our contact form at the bottom of the page.


“Delivering custom components marked with our name and logo along with customer part numbers distinguishes us from our competitors, and has increased repeat business because our customers know exactly where to reorder. Plus, the simplicity of the software and controls on the Elvem supports fast and easy training; anyone can use it!” – Steve Haskell, XL Tool Inc, Kitchener, ON

Elvem Tracer $6,795.00
Rotary Fixture $795.00
Nameplate Fixture $745.00


Any additional questions can be directed to our industrial marking specialists.

Optional Marking Area (Window) From 50x40mm to 300 x 300mm
Marking Depth 0.01 – 0.5mm
Marking Speed 1 – 5 prints/second
Marking Height Adjustable
Repeated Accuracy Less than 0.001mm
Stylus Pin Hardness HRA92/HRA93
Marking Material Hardness Engineered materials up to 62HRC
Stroke Frequency 300 cycles/second
Separated Matrix 5 x 7
Standard Character Sizes: 0.15mm – 99.9mm in increments of 0.15mm
Standard Marking Area: 110 x 80mm*