Denton Hall Farm Road, Denton, Manchester, M34 2QN
+44 1977 704141


Philidas consider quality to be more than conformance to specification and seek to continually improve all aspects of the quality management systems. All parts conform to national and international fastener standards and we are also capable of developing parts to meet any specific customer specification. All identified significant characteristics are controlled by the use of SPC.

We are certified to TS16949:2009 and all of our suppliers are certified to ISO9001:2008 as a minimum requirement. Philidas maintain full traceability of all of its products and can offer full PPAP / ISIR and Certificate of Conformity documentation on request.

We also offer the highest level of customer support with over 60 years of combined service and experience in the Quality and Technical departments.

Philidas have the in-house capabilities to carry out the following mechanical and metallographic tests.

  • Torque and tension
  • Hardness, Vickers / Rockwell
  • Proof load
  • Tensile
  • Microscopic investigation of metallurgical properties
  • Calibration of thread gauge and measuring equipment
  • Salt spray corrosion testing
  • Eddy current crack detection
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Salt spray corrosion testing.