Phillips Precision Inc

141 Shrewsbury Street
PO Box 1094
Boylston,  MA  01505

United States
508-869-3344
http://www.phillips-precision.com
  • Booth: 3342

Phillips Precision, Inc. of Boylston, Mass is a full-service machine shop specializing in short-run production and complex prototypes for any industry. Phillips Products Division designs, develops and markets work-holding products for manufacturers.

Inspection Arsenal® for CMM inspection, Open-Sight™ for Vision inspection AND Laser Arsenal® for laser engraving fixtures is a modular, magnetically interlocking, easy to implement, quick-swap fixture solution designed to help break workflow bottlenecks! You are guaranteed to process more parts per shift with these LEAN, low-cost solutions.  Custom fixture design services are also available. 

The interlocking, quick-swap fixture system is LEAN by design and creates an opportunity for standardizing inspection and marking work. The two main components of the Loc-N-Load™ Fixture System adapt easily to your equipment. Install the docking rail with bolts or completely out of the way using double-sided tape. Interlocking fixture plates quickly secure and release with the use of magnets creating highly repeatable setups.

 


 Press Releases

  • BOYLSTON, Mass. August 15, 2018 – Phillips Precision, Inc. is quickly becoming your 3-in-1 source for inspection process optimization using the Inspection Arsenal® LEAN, Quick-Swap inspection fixture system.  Not only does Phillips Precision offer the only quick-swap, ready-made standard fixture plates and components, but they are expanding their service for quick, creative fixture design.  It’s long been their policy to ship your orders quickly – next day if necessary. Phillips Precision’s Inspection Arsenal® tooling and services will help optimize your inspection process and uncover hidden profits.
     

    Phillips staff is expanding to support its “3-in-1 source” business model.  Engineering staff is being added to increase the number of creative custom fixtures they can design - a resource that many manufacturers struggle to find.  To improve your process further, most fixtures are designed using the unique Loc-N-Load™ quick-swap fixture plates.  And, you’ll be improving profits right away with the companies quick-ship policy. What other company does all this so quickly and under one roof?

    Optimizing your inspection process is affordable and fast with Inspection Arsenal®.

    • Enjoy a rapid return on investment

    • Inspect more parts per shift

    • Create multiple quick-swap setups per CMM

    • Move fixtures from one machine to another

    • Increase the number of employees who inspect

    • Adapt and reuse existing fixtures effortlessly

    • Access granite surface easily

    • Use CMM palletization features

    • Work toward lights-out inspections

    • Use as dedicated tooling - add it to your job box

    • Ships immediately, as product is ready-made

    Inspection Arsenal® complements other fixturing you may have and the value makes converting from other techniques very cost effective.   Plates with air-glide feature for heavy part inspection are made to order. Standard Loc-N-Load™ product is ready-made and in stock along with a wide variety of unique work holding components.

    For additional information visit www.phillips-precision.com (click on Inspection Arsenal®) where you’ll find case studies and demo videos on all products that show just how fast and easy Inspection Arsenal™ is to use. You’ll also find a link to our Fixture Design Services where you can view our policy and send an inquiry.

    About Phillips Precision, Inc.

    Phillips Precision, Inc. of Boylston, MA is a full-service machine shop and work holding product innovator.  Phillips designs, develops and markets work-holding products for manufacturers, in addition to providing custom fixture design services.


 Products

  • Skinny-Vise™ from Inspection Arsenal®
    Access nearly 100% of a part. The static jaw is adjustable to 1.25” and locking jaw engages with a quick twist. Soft aluminum jaws can be customized to hold parts of all shapes including pins and spheres and vise base can be mounted any direction....

  • Phillips Precision introduces The Skinny-Vise™, a low-profile fixture solution for small parts on CMM and vision inspection applications.  

    BOYLSTON, Mass. February 1, 2019 – The industry’s first and only truly universal and modular inspection system - Inspection Arsenal® - adds even more versatility with the all new Skinny-Vise™. Improve visibility, and repeatability on your CMM and Vision Systems. With the gentle twist of the thumb screw, inspectors can easily hold small, thin and odd parts with simplicity and precise repeatability.

    “Expose more of the part and keep the clamp as non-intrusive as possible.” Explains Victor Rinaldi, Product Engineer at Phillips Precision. “[With the Skinny-Vise™,] you can easily see past the fixture on vision systems and CMM probes can easily access nearly 100% of the surface of a part.”

    The static jaw is adjustable up to 1.25”, while the locking jaw is easily engaged with just a quick, gentile twist. Allowing for incredibly fast swaps and repeat inspection of very thin, small parts. Soft aluminum jaws can be customized to hold parts of all shapes including pins and spheres and the vise base can be mounted in any direction desired, giving inspectors even more options to hold parts more efficiently than ever before. 

    Modular inspection with Inspection Arsenal® is the new revolution in inspection fixturing. Finally offering LEAN solutions to break bottlenecks that plague inspection labs everywhere. Build fixtures just once and add them to the job box, quickly swap between unlimited fixtures on one machine or use one fixture across unlimited machines.  

    Phillips Precision continues to press on with bleeding edge inspection fixturing solutions. With affordable, simplistic effectiveness, Inspection Arsenal® offers universal fitment with all other fixturing, fast ordering options and in stock, ready to ship product. Adapting to modular fixturing is easy, stress free and so low cost, that ROI is nearly immediate.

    For additional information visit inspectionarsenal.com where you’ll find case studies and demo videos on all products that show just how fast and easy Inspection Arsenal™ is to use.

    About Phillips Precision, Inc.

    Phillips Precision Products Division of Boylston, Mass. designs, develops and markets work-holding products for manufacturers in addition to custom fixture design services for inspection and laser marking processes.

  • Vision Corner Block from Inspection Arsenal®
    COMPLETE access to the entire edge of the part without interruption. Use the pin-ball like spring feature to nudge the workpiece away from the corner block to a repeatable distance. The dock is slotted for a universal fit to most any vision stage....

  • BOYLSTON, Mass. – Phillips Precision’s Products Division announces its new Vision Corner Block as part of the Inspection Arsenal® LEAN, Quick-Swap inspection fixture system.  Not only does Phillips Precision offer the only quick-swap standard fixture systems, but they provide quick, creative fixture design and quick shipping of your orders.  Inspection Arsenal® tooling will help optimize your inspection process and uncover hidden profits.  
     
    This unique corner block for vision inspection allows COMPLETE access to the entire edge of the part without interruption.  Use the pin-ball like spring feature to nudge the workpiece away from the corner block to a repeatable distance.  The dock is slotted for a universal fit to most any vision stage. Simply shift in any direction to catch the hole pattern.  Add more than one corner block to the stage or to Open-Sight™ fixture plates to inspect multiple parts.  
     
    Inspection Arsenal® will protect your company profits in many ways.
    • Enjoy a rapid return on investment  
    • Inspect more parts per shift  
    • Create multiple quick-swap setups per CMM  
    • Move fixtures from one machine to another  
    • Increase the number of employees who inspect  
    • Adapt and reuse existing fixtures effortlessly  
    • Access granite surface easily  
    • Use CMM palletization features  
    • Work toward lights-out inspections  
    • Use as dedicated tooling - add it to your job box  
    • Ships immediately, as product is ready-made
     
    Inspection Arsenal® complements other fixturing you may have and the value makes converting from other techniques very cost effective.   Plates with air-glide feature are made to order. Standard Loc-NLoad™ product is ready-made and the company has a same-day shipping policy so an order today can be improving efficiency by tomorrow.
     
    For additional information visit www.phillips-precision.com where you’ll find case studies and demo videos on all products that show just how fast and easy Inspection Arsenal® is to use. 
     
  • Spanner-Vise™ from Inspection Arsenal®
    Spanner-Vise™ is a two-piece vise for use on Loc-N-Load™ or other inspection fixture plates. Infinitely adjust the distance to accommodate the work piece and lock securely. Soft jaws are standard with a milled step or can be machined to the work piece....

  • BOYLSTON, Mass. August 15, 2018 – Phillips Precision’s Products Division announces its new SpannerVise™ as part of the Inspection Arsenal® LEAN, Quick-Swap inspection fixture system.  Not only does Phillips Precision offer the only quick-swap standard fixture systems, but they provide quick, creative fixture design and quick shipping of your orders.  Inspection Arsenal® tooling will help optimize your inspection process and uncover hidden profits.  
     
    The Spanner-Vise™ is a two-piece vise especially designed for use on Loc-N-Load™ or other inspection fixture plates. Infinitely adjust the distance to accommodate the work piece and lock down securely. Soft jaws are standard with a milled step or can be machined to nest the work piece. Gain height with Inspection Arsenal® stand-offs. Black anodized aluminum. Comes complete with mounting hardware.
     
    Inspection Arsenal® will protect your company profits in many ways.
     
    • Enjoy a rapid return on investment 
    • Inspect more parts per shift 
    • Create multiple quick-swap setups per CMM 
    • Move fixtures from one machine to another 
    • Increase the number of employees who inspect 
    • Adapt and reuse existing fixtures effortlessly 
    • Access granite surface easily 
    • Use CMM palletization features 
    • Work toward lights-out inspections 
    • Use as dedicated tooling - add it to your job box 
    • Ships immediately, as product is ready-made
     
    Inspection Arsenal® complements other fixturing you may have and the value makes converting from other techniques very cost effective.   Plates with air-glide feature are made to order. Standard Loc-NLoad™ product is ready-made and the company has a same-day shipping policy so an order today can be improving efficiency by tomorrow.
     
    For additional information visit www.phillips-precision.com where you’ll find case studies and demo videos on all products that show just how fast and easy Inspection Arsenal® is to use.