News about Phillips Precision

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…

Phillips Precision Inc. Welcomes Allan DeLisle

Phillips Precision, Inc. announces Allan DeLisle as the new Technical Sales Coordinator for their Products Division which manufactures and sells fixture systems for parts inspection (Inspection Arsenal®) and laser marking (Laser Arsenal®). Allan is hard at work designing bleeding edge selling tools for the forward-thinking company and will work to build and support distribution across the country. Catherine Phillips, Business Manager says, “Allan brings high level of enthusiasm, a deep knowledge of contemporary marketing approaches, and product knowledge.” Allan is excited to help manufacturers, “My mission is to get manufacturers to understand how fast our modular fixturing can accelerate their production. We don’t want manufacturers using old techniques to be left behind. Big things are going to happen in 2019…

Phillips Precision, Inc. Welcomes Victor Rinaldi

Victor Rinaldi has joined Phillips Precision’s engineering team as a Product Design Engineer.  Victor will support the expansion of the inspection fixture design work – a resource that many manufacturers struggle to find.  This expansion rounds out Phillips Precision’s business model to be your company’s “3-in-1 source” for inspection process optimization.  The company sells lean, quick-swap fixture plates and work holding for parts inspection (Inspection Arsenal®) and laser marking (Laser Arsenal®) in addition to quick, creative fixture design and quick-shipping of your orders.   No other company does all this so quickly and under one roof. Victor joins the Phillips Precision team with a deep passion for manufacturing and a keen sense for continuous improvement. In addition to fixture design he…

Phillips Precision, Inc. Announces ISO 9001:2015 Certification

Phllips Precision, Inc. is proud to announce that it has received ISO 9001:2015 Certification after successfully applying a quality system for the Full Service CNC Machining and assembly from CIC Management, LLC. Phillips Precision, Inc. is located in Boylston, MA and is one of the first CNC Machine Shops in New England to become certified to the new 2015 International Standard. Phillips’ dedication to continuous improvement and employee empowerment contributed heavily to achieving this important achievement. ISO 9001 is a worldwide standard for quality administered by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO). ISO 9001 is currently in use by close to one million organizations around the world. Receiving ISO 9001:2015 Certification places Phillips Precision, Inc. in a very select group….

4 Questions with Steven Phillips

Steven Phillips is president of Phillips Precision, Inc. and inventor of the Pitbull clamp, Inspection Arsenal, Laser Arsenal and Loc-n-Load™ CMM/laser marking fixture plates and work holding. Read more »

4 Questions with Cathy Phillips

Cathy Phillips is Business Manager and Co-Owner of Phillips Precision, Inc. and Phillips Products Division. Read more »