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    getting a new machine for mold building

    The HAAS VM-6 is much heavier than a HAAS VF-6. Two different Animals. Those who use VF-6, don't need VM-6, and visa versa. I ran across this thread on a Google search looking for information I needed on the 2014 4 Axis HAAS VM-6 I have for sale. Just an interesting subject I guess you could...
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    WANTED: Anyone here located near Atlanta, GA, or surrounding area?

    Paul, I will tell you an old trick that has ALWAYS worked for me. Depending on the size of the bolt that has broken off, take a drill bit and drill a hole down the center of the broken bolt, about half of the size of the original bolt size. Get yourself if you don't already have one, a basic...
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    Wanted WET Type (2) Abrasive Rolls with 60" Width or more Belt Sander for Stainless

    Thanks, That's the general idea, but our sheets are 60" wide. That process would take forever.
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    Wanted WET Type (2) Abrasive Rolls with 60" Width or more Belt Sander for Stainless

    Not sure I know what a stroke sander is, I will have to look one up. We need it for graining Stainless Steel plate.
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    Wanted WET Type (2) Abrasive Rolls with 60" Width or more Belt Sander for Stainless

    Wanted WET Type (2) Abrasive Rolls with 60" Width or more Belt Sander for Stainless I have been looking everywhere on the net trying to find a USED Belt Sander of this capacity for a special project I am involved in. 52" seems to be the largest, or widest ones out there. Does anyone know who...
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    WTB Older Lathe 24" to 36" Swing x 22' or more Centers

    Long center lathes are hard to find anymore. On an internet search I ran across an old post on here about a 36" x 300" Lodge & Shipley Lathe from Erie, PA. Maybe somebody out there has a similar machine ? I need a lathe with say 24" to 36" swing x 22' to 24' centers++. I can go longer, but...
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    36" Model G Lodge & Shipley S/N 33530

    Erie PA ? John, I am in Erie PA. Does anyone happen to know who had this 36" x 300" Lodge & Shipley Lathe here in Erie ? The Craigslist post is of course long expired. I assume its long gone. I am looking for an inexpensive lathe that is 24~36" swing by a minimum of 22' centers, with Taper and...
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    WTB CNC vertical mill from the 90's or newer, CTXT.

    What year is yours ? The one I have is a 1996, has pre wire for 4th axis, and the table is not included. I was asking that same price for retail. I had a guy in Mexico that wanted one with the table included. Yours would be much closer for delivery. I will mention it to him.
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    How many weld passes to weld a pipe.

    Depends on the thickness of the pipe. I have welded pipe 4' in diameter that was 4" thick. You are not gonna do that in 3 passes. Are you sure he was only drinking coffee (-:
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    Welding stainless steel

    Brian, I started welding when I was 16 years old, and that was 42 years ago so you do the math (-: Welding stainless steel, where you have complete penetration through the material, Pre PURGE your pipe with 20~25 Lbs flow of Argon. It will make your weld flow nicely, run better hotter, faster...
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    Looking for someone experienced in troubleshooting CNC plasma tables in Central FL

    Mfab, I have a technician friend in Georgia who may be able to help you with this. I am sending him your explanation, and I will let you know what he says. I will put you directly in touch with him if thinks he can help.
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    WTB CNC vertical mill from the 90's or newer, CTXT.

    Richard, Just FYI, I have a 2009 Hurco VM10, a 2004 Fadal EMC that we will be loading on trucks when the new machines arrive in about 3 weeks. I will also have a 1996 Fadal 4020, but that's a larger machine with 40"=X Any one of these can be bought CHEAP, and delivered cheap to Nevada if they...
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    Shop Made Tool pics

    I would like to give a BRAVO to RC Mech. I acquired several of his shop made Angle plates and they were exceptionally well made. Yes they arrived. They are in now in Sandy Point, Texas. A Very Good customer of mine is in oil transportation/pipeline work. He loved them. He said they 100% quality...
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    2007 and 2011 Romi C420 CNC lathes for sale

    Thanks Ryan, Happy Holidays.
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    2007 and 2011 Romi C420 CNC lathes for sale

    Ok I think I get you now, you mean don't bring those types of conversations into a FORUM other than under the Commerce arena, right ? So I could post that question in the for sale or wanted area, correct ? I hOnes toy was not looking to do anything on this site concerning the Milacron. I was...
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    2007 and 2011 Romi C420 CNC lathes for sale

    Plastic, I do not have a clue what you mean by participate ? I have in this week alone given advise on Electrical transformers, Haas advise which somebody gave me 5 stars for, etc.. What is it that I am doing, or not doing correctly ? I was asking for advise on a MILACRON of which I know...
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    FS: No. 3 Warner Swasey Lathe -

    Brad, I assume he wants it out asap, or can it sit for a short period of time ? If so, how long ? Is it AC or DC motor ? Does he have the ability to load on truck ?
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    2007 and 2011 Romi C420 CNC lathes for sale

    Need to participate. Last warning. (message for fabchip)
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    For Sale HVAC Equipment in Georgia Facility (Lockformer/Roto Die/Tennsmith)

    I think I got those to everyone, but heads up that these (5) pcs are now gone from the pics/list, on their way to Canada: (1) Lockformer Beader (846229) (2) Lockformer Cleatformer Serial # TRI-5288 (846229) (3) Lockformer Joiner Male/Female Pittsburg Lock...
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    transformer size, can it be done? NEED HELP!!!

    Mike, This may also be helpful and should answer your question. We just used one of these in upstate New York this year.
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