We provide a wide range of high quality,
professional cable processing equipment to the cable harness and electronics
Services began trading in October 1998. It is owned and run by Steve Tidball who
has specialised in the cable and harness industry for 30 years. In 2013 Chris
Tidball joined the business as technical manager.
One of our strengths is our reputation
for fast and effective service and repair of small machines which we encourage
our customers to ship to our workshop. We pride ourselves in the extensive spare
parts we hold to carry out this work so that the customer benefits from a quick
We are now the UK agents for Komax and
Mecal. We are also agents for WDT, Z+F, Kodera, Ulmer and Loepfe.
A brief history
primarily with service, training and consultancy for the cable processing
industry. With nearly 15 years of sales and service experience on Komax and
Mecal products we quickly developed a new client base because we could
offer expertise without the overheads of larger organisations.
complement our services we began to supply a wide range of blades & crimp
tooling spares and UK made applicators.
We won a number of equipment relocation and training contracts
in the UK and Ireland.
The second-user equipment market began to grow and continues to be a significant part of
our business today.
In 2004 Leadmaker Services was
Also in 2004 we were
awarded UK distributorship for Mecal
allowing us to realise one of our major goals. We could now offer a world class
range of crimping products to our clients.
In 2006 we became exclusive
agents for the full range of cable stripping equipment from MCM Cosmic kk.
We recently launched a new website
specifically for second user and ex-demo equipment at www.cutandstrip.co.uk
2014 sees our appointment as
UK agents for Komax. We are also now UK agents for Z+F and WDT Tools.