Custom Industrial Blades

Custom industrial blades are Fernite’s speciality.

We are market-leaders at developing and manufacturing custom knives and blades for a diverse, international customer base.

We pride ourselves on taking on challenges which other machine knife companies won’t accept – and with decades of experience, an ISO9001 accredited factory and the latest production technology, we guarantee ‘Made in Sheffield’ quality in everything we do.

We’ll help you solve your cutting problem

Fernite develop custom blades to solve a range of cutting problems. Whether you are experiencing an issue with cutting performance, manufacture lead time, blade life, corrosion or material quality, we can help develop the right solution.

With advanced design capabilities, the very latest in CNC production technology and access to the finest European steels on the market, Fernite ensure quality and performance as standard.

Our advanced CNC technology means we can develop custom machine knives to suit your exact specifications

Some of our recent custom projects have included:

  • Manufacturing a set of custom machine knives to cleanly and quickly cut thick cardboard.
  • Designing and manufacturing  a new set of blades to improve cutting performance and durability for a major packaging company.
  • Working with a new customer who had been experiencing quality issues from their previous machine knife supplier to develop a superior product manufactured from a more suitable grade and condition of steel.
  • Working with an international engineering company who required improved performance in cutting technical fibres. Fernite worked closely with the customer to develop, test and manufacture a custom blade which delivered the required improvements to cutting performance, and met the high expectations of this market-leading company.

Take the first step towards improved performance

For an initial discussion with one of our machine knife experts, contact our friendly customer service department on +44 (0)114 244 0527.

Alternatively you can send a description of your application to Please include as much information as you can about your machinery, current knife specification if known, material requiring cutting etc…

We also offer a site visit service where a member of our expert team will assess your existing setup and discuss the options with you at your own factory.