About us

Achieving precision in chemical etching

Precision Micro is a UK-based, market-leading chemical etching company. We develop and ship more than 50,000,000 precision etched components to industry leading names in more than 30 countries.

From high-performance aerospace and automotive alloys to hard-to-machine medical grade titanium, we work with our customers to develop complex, burr and stress-free parts to the most exacting specifications, with pinpoint precision.

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More than just a component manufacturer

We offer more than just a chemical etching service – our experts solve challenges through a unique fusion of art and science, combining creativity and imagination with scientific focus. We apply this fusion to our photo etching, which ensures the products our customers rely on are safer, more reliable, comfortable and efficient.

Through art and science in world-class manufacturing, we help them make a better today.

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Our values


Precision in everything we do – focus, attention to detail and unwavering care about results.


Innovation begins with intelligence in solving customer challenges for a better today.


We go beyond science – combining it with curiosity, artistry, consistency, accuracy and reliability.


We love a challenge, whether a business one or a manufacturing one, and don’t stop until it’s solved.


We have autonomy in what we make – and we make it better, with pride and commitment to fair play.

Facts and figures

Europe’s market-leading photo chemical etching specialists


UK’s first photo etching company, established in 1962


components produced annually




metal variants in stock


tonnes of metal processed each year


sq ft production etching plant

Why partner with us?

The eight reasons why major international companies choose us

Company history

Our roots date back to the early etching pioneers of 1907

Corporate responsibility

Our role goes beyond innovative component manufacture

Environmental policy

We use the latest techniques to minimise our environmental impact

Quality Management systems

A unique accreditation portfolio


Carve out a career at the industry’s cutting edge

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Covid-19: Precision Micro is fully operational with safe working practices

Precision Micro are proud to have adapted our workplace to create an environment which is safe for our team. Learn more about how we are leading the way for manufacturers responding to Covid-19.

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