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    Arc-On replied to the thread Instagram.
    Must have been a pretty shit engineer if that’s all it took to fire him. If he was unable or unwilling to work with management on...
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    I liked it. You won’t use everything in it, but it’s got enough useful tips to make it worth the price. It’s presented in a way that...
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    Arc-On replied to the thread Instagram.
    I pretty much always have my phone on my person. Its pretty typical these days. I wouldn’t expect my employees to not follow my example...
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    Arc-On replied to the thread Instagram.
    I think this is very much a management/employee relationship thing. I absolutely trust the guys who work for me to use their phones...
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    Arc-On replied to the thread Instagram.
    All instagram is for those who are unwilling to do a google search is an image and video sharing platform. You follow accounts that post...
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    Arc-On replied to the thread Instagram.
    This is getting the response I had figured it would on this site haha. There is a very active Instagram machinist community, they just...
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    If I wanted to pour some skillets for example, what kind of iron would I want to ask for at the foundry? Just plain grey iron...
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    Arc-On replied to the thread Adding 110vac outlet to a cnc?.
    That makes good sense to me, I just was pointing out that you don’t need to pull your power from the machine to simply have a receptacle...
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    Arc-On replied to the thread Adding 110vac outlet to a cnc?.
    IIRC some Mazak CNC machine tools from the 80's had a 120v receptacle on the machine to run a lamp or maybe a laptop. Low amperage, like...
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    Not scientific at all but if you poke each one with a automatic center punch the 6061 will have a bigger punch mark because it is...
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    Arc-On replied to the thread Mobil Vactra #2 Shortage??.
    Local petroleum sales company stocks Shell lubricants, so I just buy Shell Tonna S2 MX 68, which is their equivalent of Vactra No. 2. I...
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    Arc-On replied to the thread Baileigh Cold Saw Questions.
    Chip and coolant evacuation suck on every manual cold saw I've ever seen. Just vacuum it out when it needs it, that's about all you can...
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    Arc-On replied to the thread Baileigh Cold Saw Questions.
    I ran a Baileigh at a shop I used to work at. We bought it brand new, and it while it did cut stuff, I was never happy with the...
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    Arc-On replied to the thread Software bias and forum use.
    The new software plus the more strict moderation of non-machining content have made this forum much more pleasant to use, as far as I'm...
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    The only reason I know of to get AD Fusion 360 is cost. They are far and away the cheapest functional CAM out there, but it comes with a...
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