About us

The UK’s Market Leaders In Pipe Clips

Talon Manufacturing Limited has been at the forefront of high quality pipe clip manufacturing for over 35 years.

Over the years, we’ve grown to become the market leader in pipe clips and cover profiles; specialising in the manufacture of five different styles of pipe clip, along with a range of associated fixings and fastenings.

In fact, the company is now completely unrecognisable from its beginnings as a specialist supplier of fixings, fastenings and consumables in the early 80’s.


Fast & Reliable Exports


A Truly Worldwide Service


Widely Trusted & Relied Upon

Talon’s reputation is based on quality manufactured products available via next day delivery backed by excellent nationwide customer service.

Based in Kent, we have developed a reputation for quality manufactured pipe clips and fixings available for next day delivery and backed by exceptional nationwide customer service. Many of our clients are based in London, Canterbury, Oxford, Leicester, Cambridge, Manchester, Liverpool, Glasgow, Cardiff, Cornwall, Leeds, Birmingham, Nottingham, Sheffield, Rome, Johannesburg, Munich and Amsterdam.

Contact us today for more information about the UK’s widest range of pipe clips and discuss your requirements with one of our friendly and experienced team.

1985 -1986
1987 - 1990
1991 - 1998
1999 - 2005
2006 - 2011
2012 - 2018
  • The  start of Talon... 1984 - The first warehouse, Bourne Road, Crayford - previous use of the building was a gents toilet for the Bourne Road Trading Estate
  • 1st Talon vehicle
  • 1985 - Inside of 2nd Premises, Knight Road, Strood 2,000 sq. ft.
  • 1986 - Production of the first Talon Hinged Clip begins (First production machine for manufacturing the first Talon Clips May 1986) 
  • 1987 - 1 millionth Talon Clip sold
  • 1988 - Expansion to Knight Road, Strood, introducing 2 new machines and increasing warehouse space.
  • 1989 - First delivery vehicle covering the South East and London areas. Launch of the Standard Spacer and first size of Talon Pipe Cover 
  • 1990 - Further expansion took place again to Knight Road. Strood taking over units next door - increasing the size of Talon to 2,500 sq. ft. 


  • 1999 - Moved to new premises, Units 2 & 3, Chieftain Close, Gillingham 11,500 sq. ft.
    Launch of the Snap-in Double Open Clips
    100 millionth Talon Hinged Clip sold
  • 2001 - Awarded the certification for Quality Management Standards BS EN ISO9002:1994
    Launched Skirting Cover
  • 2002 - Awarded further BS EN ISO9001:2000 certification
  • 2004 - Open new Warehouse/Sales office in Strood, doubling space to 23,000 sq. ft
    Winner of the Medway Small Business of the Year
  • 2005 - Winner of the Medway Small Business of the Year again!
  • 2006 - Launch of Boiler Box Cover & Snappit
  • 2007 - Export starts with first export to Italy 
  • 2008 - Launch of Metal Clips
  • 2009 - Warehouse/Sales move to unit 4 & 5, Cheiftain Close, Gillingam from Strood next door to unit 2 & 3, Cheiftain Close, Gillingham
  • 2010 - 500 million Hinged Clips sold!
  • 2011 - Sponsored a British touring car for 1 race at Brands Hatch
    Introduced Flue Box Cover
  • 2012 - Founder retired and the business is sold to Davidson Holdings Limited.
    Businesses in the group included Salamander Pumps, Cistermiser, Keraflo, Combimate - Our World is Water! 
  • 2015 - Quick-lock Range launched 
  • 2016 - May sees Talon celebrating 30 years of business. 
    Talon achieves Certification to ISO9001:2015, ISO14001:2015 & OHSAS18001:2007 from LRQA
  • 2018 - Talon Chrome effect Hinged Clip launched
  • The Start of 2019  - Talon introduced a bigger range of merchandise, Talon now have Hats, Ice scrapers, Radiator Keys, Pens, Van stickers, Bodywarmers, T-shirts and lots more!
  • June 2019 - Saw the launch of our Identification SpacersRose Gold Snappit and new colours added to our Towel Rail Snappit Kits these included Anthracite Grey, Black and White.
  • December 2019 - Talon's new website launched.

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Contact us today for more information about our Fixings and Finishing's, discuss your requirements with one of our friendly and experienced team or most importantly give us your feedback.

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