Phoenix Tooling


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All components can be measured using our 3D CMM equipment. Visual 3D inspection reports are provided to demonstrate measuring results. Recent investment in the latest scanning technology provides PT&D with the advantage of creating 3D measurement reports in a matter of minutes. This facility also enables PT&D to offer a reverse engineering service to its customers.

2D / 3D Inspection Report

We offer an enhanced measurement and inspection service for one off prototypes / samples.
Measuring profiles,slots, holes and radius information.
Reports can be produced from paper drawings or CAD data.
Various formats are accepted, please contact us for more information.

Measurement Features

  • Inspection to CAD model
  • First article inspection
  • Batch inspection
  • Profiling and digitising (Contours)
  • Reverse engineering
  • Capability studies
  • Design & development investigations
  • SPC analysis
  • Jig & fixture measurement

Reporting Formats

  • Hard copy
  • Customer defined report. i.e. Excel
  • Graphical report
  • SPC


Multiple points measured on forms / curves producing sectional cuts of the component.
These sections can then be compared to the original 3D model.

Visual Presentation

Report produced from CAD / model in an easy readable, picture based form.
All areas of inspection will be clearly labelled with nominal deviation and tolerances.

Phoenix Invests in the Latest Romer Arm Technology

24th March 2014
Romer Arm in action
Specialist Multi-Slide toolmakers Phoenix Tooling and Development Ltd, based in Aldridge, West Midlands, have recently added the latest state of the art Romer Absolute Arm measuring equipment as an integral part of the company’s expanding precision tooling design and development facilities.

Commissioned to ensure the company maintains the highest levels of quality inspection and control together with a fast and efficient turnaround, the Romer Arm reduces the precise measuring time and development cycle time to a minimum.

The built in facilities of the new Romer Absolute Arm enables the Phoenix engineers to reverse engineer the manufacture of new parts without the need for drawings or CAD. The equipment also incorporates Easy ‘A’ surface form inspection, mobile scanning and hard surface probe capabilities together with instant easy to read colour map results.

Commenting on the latest purchase Managing Director, Martin Mulvey said “With over thirty years of experience in the design, development and manufacture of high quality tooling, the addition of this new measuring arm further demonstrates the company’s commitment in providing our valued clients with the highest standards of precision tooling and unrivalled, on time, levels of service”.

In addition to the company providing a comprehensive range of precision tool making services which include, dedicated project management, the latest on site 3D tool design software, advanced forming simulation, complete CNC tool manufacturing and in-house tool trials, Phoenix have built up a growing reputation for the design and manufacture of Bihler and Multislide tooling. The highly skilled team at Phoenix are justifiably proud to be recommended and accredited for the company’s range complex multi-slide tooling services by Bihler, one of the world’s leading machinery manufacturers.

For more information please contact us
Phoenix Tooling & Development Limited, Phoenix Drive, Northgate, Aldridge, Walsall, West Midlands, WS9 8TL

T. 01922 743414
F. 01922 454951

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Phoenix Tooling & Development Ltd.  Company Registration No: 05124607.
Registered Office: Phoenix Tooling & Development Ltd, Phoenix Drive, Northgate, Aldridge, West Midlands, WS9 8TL
T. 01922 743414    F. 01922 454951    E.