UK PCB purchasers – do you need PCB’s before the Chinese New Year? Here is all the information you need to know:

Please find below a timeline to ensure you pay the lowest cost possible for January, February or March PCB requirements….


Standard lead-time cut-off is very close
The cut-off date for PCB’s to be manufactured on our low-cost standard turnaround service will be released by our Production Manager very soon. The exact date is dependent on production capacity at our factory, so place your order as soon as possible to guarantee a slot.

Shortly after, the express lead-time cut-off will follow
There will be a window that it will be possible to order boards on our express production service for delivery ahead of the shutdown.

All orders placed after the cut-off date will be completed once our factory re-opens week beginning 19/02/2024.
Our UK office will remain open as normal throughout the shutdown period to provide quotations and process sales orders ready for when production re-starts.


Please send your PCB enquiries to us marked “required before the shutdown” and our team will respond immediately with a low-cost price.

We look forward to hearing from UK PCB purchasers. You can upload your gerber data here for an instant low-cost PCB quotation.


UK PCB purchasers – order your stencil and boards together

We offer very low-cost prices when you order a PCB stencil at the same time as your bare boards.

How can we offer such a good price? This is because we despatch your PCB stencil in the same shipment as your bare boards. You will benefit from low-cost China stencil manufacture, but with no extra freight costs from ordering your stencil separately.

PCB stencils can be supplied by Tate Circuits with any PCB order, simply created from your gerber data.

We offer very low-cost prices when a stencil is ordered at the same time as your boards. We despatch your PCB stencil and your boards in the same shipment from Shenzhen, which means that you will not have to pay for extra freight costs by ordering a stencil separately.

We offer a very fast turnaround for a laser cut solder paste stencil. Our factory continually invests in the latest, high-precision machines and tooling in order to deliver fast, high quality stencils to aid PCB assembly.

Our factory offers 2 types of PCB stencils – a laser cut metal foil paste stencil and a stencil with an aluminium frame.

Contact us here for an instant low-cost stencil price.


PCB manufacture by Tate Circuits is renowned. For over 50 years, we have supplied printed circuit boards to customers throughout the world.

Since production moved to our cutting-edge factory in Shenzhen in 2009, we have focused on the manufacture of high-precision, low-cost printed circuit boards.

Our quality management team implement advance planning and prevention, in-process monitoring, post-improvement, standardization and other comprehensive quality systems. We also have complete detection equipment to carry out whole process monitoring for process parameters and quality.

Our Shenzhen factory has passed the ISO9001:2000 Quality Certification and we comply with the America UL standards, ROHS Standards and EU Lead-free Product Certification.

As leaders in the industry, we would be delighted to provide a low-cost PCB manufacture quotation and demonstrate our renowned reputation for excellent service.