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FREEZE BRANDING EQUIPMENT

CIPER BRANDS

NUMERICAL BRANDS

CATTLE BRANDS

 

 

 

CIPHER BRANDS

Castech over the last 15 years has been supplying the equine market in New Zealand and Australia with custom freeze brand ciphers. Brands have been supplied for thoroughbreds, standard bred, warm bloods, paint, ponies, eventing and sporting horses. 

 

Cast in LG2 bronze which 85% copper provides ideal low temperature retention properties. Each brand has a 20mm solid bronze base.

 

Brands are supplied with a threaded handle. All brands comply with NZTBA guidelines.

 

A proof of the brand can be supplied for approval prior to manufacture.A close relationship has developed with the cipher registering body, NZ Thoroughbred Breeders Association.

 

Cipher designs can be evaluated prior to registration, contact can be made via their website www.nzthoroughbred.co.nz 

Click to download Operating Instructions for Freeze Branders

 

HOT BRANDS

 

Castech can also supply a custom cipher for hot branding manufactured in grey iron. 

 

 

NUMERICAL BRANDS

 

Castech is New Zealand’s premier supplier of numerical freeze branding equipment. The numbers are cast individually and designed to be held in Castech’s spring loaded holder system.

Brands are sold as sets 0-8 & number holder.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1-3 numbers can be held in the top row, 1 number on the bottom row.

 

Numbers are easily changed.

Cast in LG2 bronze which 85% copper provides ideal low temperature retention properties. Each brand has a 20mm solid bronze base.

All brands comply with NZTBA guidelines.

 

 

Boxed numerical brand sets also available 

3 x set number 0-8

Number holder

Custom plywood box

Heavy leather gloves

 

Individual letters can be supplied to fit the holder

 

Number holder with letter/ number combination

 

CATTLE BRANDS

 

Castech manufactures numerical freeze brands for use with cattle.

Available in 3 sizes 50mm (2”), 75mm (3”), 100mm (4”)

 

Rounded branding face width,

50mm – 6mm

75mm – 8mm

100mm – 10mm

Cast in LG2 bronze which 85% copper provides ideal low temperature retention properties. Each brand is 25mm deep.

Brands are supplied with individual threaded handles

 

Custom ciphers brands available on request.