Industrial Machine Knives – Applications & Specialties

Specialty Integrated Services is an industry leader in manufacturing custom machine knives for OEM and end-user applications across industries. We will work with you from design and prototyping through manufacture to ensure that your industrial knives deliver reliable, consistent and cost-effective performance.

Our highly skilled staff working in state-of-the-art facilities deliver tight tolerances in a variety of materials, including high-carbon alloys and stainless steel in the shape and style you need.

Our custom industrial machine knives can be used in sterile and nonsterile settings for:

  • Cross-cutting
  • Die-cutting
  • Guillotine-cutting
  • Press-cutting
  • Slicing


Among the most common applications:


Converting: paper and paperboard; plastic extrusion, pelletizing and pulverizing; plastic film and sheet; foil and thin metal; textiles.

Packaging: horizontal and vertical form, fill and seal; heat seal bands; tear-notch and easy-tear features.

Printing: printing presses; trimming, scoring and cutting.

Processing: meat, poultry and seafood; prepared and snack foods; bakery, cereal and grains; dairy and cheese.

Specialty Integrated Services offers decades of expertise in contract manufacturing that includes: precision machining, metal stamping, injection molding, grinding, wire EDM and assembly. From value-added engineering to assembly and packaging, our processes are refined for efficiency and repeatable high quality.

Your ideas are made real in our 300,000-square-foot state-of-the-art manufacturing floor. View our campus tour video to learn more, request a quote or get in touch today.