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Brother PTE-550 electrician


Professional, portable labelling solutions from the #1 brand in labelling+

Get the superior finish your work deserves, while maintaining full compliance with wiring regulations.

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Designed for all electricians and electrical contractors

Our electrician labelling range has been designed to make your life easier on site. Comply simply with the labelling requirements of the wiring regulations, while increasing productivity with these fast, easy-to-use machines. If you're after a professional finish, make Brother an essential part of your kit today.
Close-up of electrician using a Brother P-Touch label printer

Compliant with regulations

Our label printers don't just help you deliver a great job, but one that's compliant with the labelling requirements of the wiring regulations too. Our flagship PT-E550 model allows you to create simple identification labels or more detailed warning/guidance notices with ease.

Built for your convenience

Ready to print whenever you are, these models are perfect for working on-site. The PT-E550 model even lets you print directly from your smartphone or tablet using our Cable Label app.

Improved on-site efficiency

Make on-site labelling as quick and easy as possible. With fast print speeds, label preview, high-strength cutter and wired/wireless connectivity to your laptop*.

The electrician's labels

From 6mm to 24mm, our industry-leading labels are tested to the extreme to meet the demands of your profession.

Choose from:

  • TZe tapes with hard-wearing laminated technology
  • Strong adhesive tapes with 50% more strength to stay put in the most demanding environments
  • High-grade, flexible ID tapes that wrap securely around wires and cables
  • Heat shrink tubes for clear cable identification**

Your labels, your way

Take advantage of fully customisable text and a range of built-in industry symbols and templates - plus you can even add your company logo and contact details!** 

Cut label costs

Using Brother customisable labels you can save up to a huge 75% vs pre-printed labels.***

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+ GfK UK, Labelling Machines, Panelmarket, Sales Units, Jan-Sept 14.
* Available on PT-E550WVP model.
** Available for use with PT-E300VP / E550WVP
*** Comparison based on 1 x 24mm black on yellow label vs 'off the shelf' electrical labels. Tape costs only. Prices at June 2014.

Brother’s PT-E550 has been a great addition to my toolbox. It’s really quick and easy to use. All the information you want to put onto cables is right there so you just need to press print – it’s cut down the time taken to produce labels ten-fold

Gary Hopkinson - Commercial Electrician and Supervisor, SPIE UK

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Case Studies

Dingles Fairground

We introduced an efficient, personalised and durable labelling system that ensured compliance with all health and safety regulations.

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R.A.S. Crockett

Improving on-site efficiency and leaving the mark of a smart professional, we helped R.A.S. Crockett move away from pre-printed tags to customised labels with the PT-E550WVP.

RAS Crocket Case Study