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Inspection Arsenal Fixturing System Now Includes Heavy Duty Cantilevered Clamp

Sturdy Lever Clamp is ideal for added force and for larger parts

Published: Thursday, November 29, 2018 - 12:00

(Phillips Precision’s Products Division: Boylston, MA) -- Phillips Precision announces its Sturdy Lever Clamp as part of the Inspection Arsenal, the first universal fixturing system providing a complete set of tools for all inspections. 

The heavy-duty Sturdy Lever cantilevered clamp is ideal for added force and for larger parts. The lever tightens with a thumb screw, rather than downward force, which makes this clamp less likely to mar the part. The clamp generates up to 30 pounds of force and can be adjusted to hold at a steep angle if needed. It works on the same post as Phillip Precision’s Trigger-Finger hold-down. The post is steel, and the clamp lever is black-anodized aluminum (thumb-screw included). The Sturdy Lever clamp can be ordered with a ¼–20 or M6 threaded post. It assembles quickly and self-aligns/levels to the correct starting point. 

Sturdy Lever Clamp by Phillips Precision

Inspection Arsenal universal fixturing system benefits include:
• 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

Inspection Arsenal complements other fixturing you may have, and the value makes converting from other techniques cost effective. Plates with air-glide feature are made to order. Standard Loc-N-Load 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.

About Phillips Precision Inc.

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

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Phillips Precision Inc. machine shop prides itself on using the latest technology to communicate with customers. The latest version of CAD/CAM software, high speed internet, and new shop management software all help customer orders move through our company quickly and efficiently. We could literally be machining parts within minutes of receiving a customer file and deliver finished parts the same day if necessary. The free consultation service we offer prior to machining saves you time and money.