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Knight Strip Metals Ltd has an impressive reputation as an integral global processor and supplier of high-quality precision coil, strip and wire.  Providing precision materials solutions for manufacturers, since 1940, we are now one of the largest precision strip and wire stock holding and processing facilities in Europe.  With BS EN 9120:2018 certification and extensive Aerospace accreditation, we are a trusted supplier to a wide range of industry sectors.  We work with both small and large manufacturers across 6 continents.  With fully traceable sourcing and exclusive partnerships with mills, we provide superior material quality you can count on.

Knight Strip Metals Ltd (KSM) operates under the Knight Group, alongside Knight Precision Wire (KPW) in the UK, and Precision Metals EU in Belgium.  Manufacturers can now choose a single source for both strip and wire in a vast array of precision grades, including stainless steel, aluminium, titanium, nickel and copper alloys.  With three European facilities, the Knight Group’s largest stockholding and production facility is in Saltley, Birmingham, ideally located to serve all the strip and wire needs of the UK’s manufacturers.  We provide the highest quality materials and processing for both large and small volumes, facilitating custom solutions for trials, through to large scale production, all with a minimum lead time and competitive cost.

We understand the complex demands faced by manufacturers, and the Knight Group wants to help by offering more than just competitive pricing and short lead times.  Our experienced and knowledgeable teams are ready to help you with all your material needs. So whether that’s sourcing hard to find materials, processing your own material or offering low minimum order quantities, we can help you cut costs not quality.

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Main Contact Details

UK Sales and Production
Knight Strip Metals Limited – Birmingham
Saltley Business Park
Cumbria Way, Saltley
B8 1BH
United Kingdom
T: +44 (0)121 322 8400
F: +44 (0)121 322 8401



James Needs
Group Operations and Purchasing Director
01707 650 251

Mark Wilson
Group Business Development Director
01707 650 251

Sam Robertson
0121 322 8418


Materials: Stainless Steel Alloys, Nickel Alloys, Titanium Alloys, Aluminium Alloys, Copper Alloys, Carbon Steels, Clad Metal, Plated Metals, Knufoil Stainless Steel Tool Wrap, Aerospace Alloys, Phenolic Sheet

Flat Products (Coil, Strip, Sheet, Plate, Foil):  Blanks, Coil, Cold rolled flat products, Polished coil, Precision strip, Coated Sheet, Sheet: mirror finish, Slit flat products

Wire:  Aerospace Locking Wire, Orthodontic & Medical Wire, Electrical Resistance Wire & Tapes, Hot Cutting Wire, Flat Wire, Strip & Tape, Square & (Profile) Shaped Wire, Wire Rope, Strand & Bunches, Electrical Conductor Cables & Overhead Conductors, Braid Conductors & Assemblies, Braid Protection & Reinforcement, Bare & Insulated Conductors & Hookup Wire


Coil Processing:  Decoiling, Slitting, Traverse winding (narrow coil) Edge Dressing and Deburring, Cutting, Blanking, Shearing, Cut to Length, Piercing

Wire Processing: Cut to Length, Polishing & Cleaning, Rewinding & Special Forms, Stranding & Bunching, Braiding

Information and Advisory:  Advisory and Technical information

Testing Services by request only: Chemical analysis, Corrosion testing, Mechanical testing

Other: Bespoke Packaging, Processing of customer own material