Fernite of Sheffield - #1 tipped machine blade manufacturer

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The PrintBlade Range

Performance and service guaranteed with our fine quality blades

PrintBlade Doctor Blades are manufactured in the UK from only the finest European steel to guarantee high performance and durability.

We offer our doctor blade products in a range of steel grades

High Quality Material

International Shipping - UK Manufactured Doctor Blades dispatched worldwide

Our doctor blades are only manufactured form the finest steel available.

We utilise fully traceable European steels especially selected for doctor blade manufacturing, guaranteeing quality and durability.

Exceptional Performance

The doctor blade may not be the most expensive part of your setup, but it is vital to the success of your operations.

Our precision ground blades will optimise your production, improving the quality of the finish and reducing your costs.


UK Manufactured

Every PrintBlade doctor blade is manufactured in Sheffield, the UK’s world famous steel city.

The ‘Made in Sheffield‘ marque is a symbol of quality and reliability throughout the world. The region’s focus on advanced manufacturing means we employ one of the most experienced and skilled workforces in the sector.



PrintBlade doctor blades are available in the following grades:

PrintBlade Product Range

PrintBlade 10


Constant microstructure carbon steel

PrintBlade 30


Specially adapted microstructure tool steel for longer life

PrintBlade 50


A micro alloyed tool steel with increased hardness for exceptional wear characteristics and blade life

PrintBlade SS


Stainless Steel blade for use with high corrosive water based inks. Manufactured with a refined, hardened and heat treated structure to provide excellent life and wear characteristics

All PrintBlade doctor blades are available with a range of industry standard edge profiles and can be supplied in a range of sizes.