First Article Inspection

Q-PLUS offers a variety of first article inspection services:

First Article Inspection


  • Comprehensive and Accurate
  • Big or Small, Simple or Complex
  • Variety of easy-to-understand first article inspection reports
  • Custom Formats


It’s critical to have viable and reliable means of accurately verifying your manufactured products and manufacturing processes. One of the primary ways to accomplish that is via an in-depth evaluation of the first piece from your production run -- also called first article inspection. Perhaps you have no in-house metrology capability or that capability is overloaded. You may even want to have your in-house inspection verified. Always, you want to be sure that, if you're going to make it, you make it right! Q-PLUS provides exceptionally comprehensive and accurate First Article Inspections the way you need it, when you need it.

Recent News

Join Q-PLUS Labs at the 2017 Measurement Science Conference

April 2017: Join Q-PLUS Labs in Booth #312 as we exhibit in the 2017 Measurement Science Conference at the Disneyland Hotel in Anaheim, CA - April 6-7. Come see our selection of metrology equipment. We'll have application engineers & staff on hand to discuss your specific needs for measurement products & services. Exhibit Hall registration is free. Please see the show's pricing for all other events. Click here to register.

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Q-PLUS Labs' Service Spotlight: CT Scanning Services

March 2017: Did you know that Q-PLUS Labs has significant CT Scanning capabilities, specifically tailored to your application? For dimensional inspection, testing, or reverse engineering, our lab has the expertise to accurately measure large or small sized parts and assemblies. We provide high quality CT Scanning data, post processed into the information or results that you need (such as inspection reports or 3D CAD models). We are experienced in tackling projects with parts or assemblies containing many internal features, even those where nondestructive inspection is mandatory in order to gain access for conventional measurement or for other uses such as imaging and failure analysis. Click here to request a quote.

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2017 MD&M West

February 2017: Join Q-PLUS Labs at the 2017 MD&M West show at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, CA - February 7-9. Our booth has moved! Find us upstairs in the Precision Tec area. We will be unveiling a never before seen, cutting-edge, mystery measuring machine! We will also have the industry's leading measurement manufacturers featuring state of the art systems, software, and live demonstrations. Click here for Free Admission

MD&M West 2017