Ken Mannion
Fossil Preparation Tools
Producer & Supplier
 Serving, Amateur & Vocational Preparers & Conservators, Commercial Fossil Preparation Businesses.
Museum & University Research Establishments
Since 1996
The Experience   The Commitment   The Service   The Support               

Fossil Preparation Pen. Model TT. a long established pen produced entirely by us. Constantly re-evaluated and refined over many years. Recently modified with newly designed internals to give more power at lower air pressures over a broader range and now fitted with tougher more durable styluses to suit.. More

Fossil Preparation Pen. Model SL2. A uniquely designed pen developed produced & manufactured by us. Refined, quiet, smooth with an extremely flexible ability to cope with a vast range of fossil matrixes . More

Fossil Preparation Chisel Tool. Model SQ. A Heavy duty tool for "roughing out ' of matrix and overburden on large blocks and slabs. Low noise and even lower air consumption. Lots of control and a high level of finesse for a tool of this performance. Recently redesigned by us with a tougher more robust stylus. More

Spares Repairs & Upgrades
   Overhauls &  Servicing 
  • Comprehensive supply of spares and on-going service & support for Fossil Preparation Tools. An invaluable and essential service for fossil preparators at all levels.
  • Fossil Preparation Tools serviced & repaired back to peak effectiveness. Quick turnaround guaranteed.
  • Replacement Styluses, Stylus Point repairs, Immediate despatch.
  • Tools and spares always available on stock for instant despatch.

Ken Mannion has over 40 years of fossil preparation experience and over 25 years of producing , designing and supplying fossil preparation tools. I was a fully qualified Production Engineer for 15 years previously.

I am equally comfortable working with leading national museums, university research establishments, commercial dealers or the amateur preparer/preparator working from home workshops.

Our Tools are in use in over 35 countries Worldwide.


Ken Mannion. 59 Barrow Road. Barton upon Humber. North Lincolnshire. DN18 6AE.United Kingdom.
Visitors by appointment       Tel : 01652 660700       Email              

 Last update. April 2020