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    Yep, Use them all the time. Typically I just have...

    Yep, Use them all the time. Typically I just have a sub that runs a clean cycle. Just make sure you comp for a 4th axis if it's on the table. They don't mingle together very well.
  2. Mac just simply runs well. Being able to...

    Mac just simply runs well. Being able to instantaneously share between devices without fumbling through a bunch of apps is a major advantage, Ipone, Ipad, Macbook and Imac all running in sinc. If I...
  3. What is it with Mazak that they have so many...

    What is it with Mazak that they have so many repair technicians? Anywhere I have ever been in the states and needed a Mazak fixed all I had to do was look on craigslist.
  4. HAha, Yes I have my Imac at my house as well as...

    HAha, Yes I have my Imac at my house as well as our network and server at the office. It's just my laptop decided to take a nap. Once this covid starts dying down I'm pretty sure there will lots of...
  5. Thanks for the feedback, Yeah, after getting it...

    Thanks for the feedback, Yeah, after getting it home and doing research I realized this new gen doesn't have the ability of getting upgrades like the old ones. I was in such a hurry to buy it before...
  6. What the Parallels VM does is actually allows you...

    What the Parallels VM does is actually allows you to install and run Windows and the other softwares directly on the external device. When you plug it in through the USB it just user the computer...
  7. Using an external SSD drive as a virtual machine to run Cad and Cam?

    I managed to get out and get a new Macbook a few weeks ago after my other one finally had enough. There is not many Apple stores in this country and the online store has been out of stock from the...
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    I had several of the 15's and 21's. Absolute...

    I had several of the 15's and 21's. Absolute wonderful machine until you have to do maintenance. They hold tenths all day, loads of power, A "C" axis break that's not budging. The sub spindle has a...
  9. I wanted to add, the tailstock.... whatever you...

    I wanted to add, the tailstock.... whatever you do make sure the tailstock pin is in either the font hole or the back and not at the front edge of the turret. If the pin is on the front edge and you...
  10. First and foremost is setting the Turret change...

    First and foremost is setting the Turret change position. The 2100 uses M6.1 for tool change at set change position. DO NOT use M6! M6 is change in place.

    Setting change position

    Rotate...
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    I've been saying for years in the General forum...

    I've been saying for years in the General forum that Vietnam is the next hotspot for manufacturing. 2022 they open the floodgates to Chalco and Vinacomin to have unrestricted mining of Bauxite...
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    There's a good point. IF,,, the machine gets...

    There's a good point. IF,,, the machine gets finished it will have to be marketed. As it stands the machine would pretty much be a web based sell. I really doubt that any of the machine tool...
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    Did you own up to your mistake or pin it on...

    Did you own up to your mistake or pin it on someone else?

    I scrapped a $4M turbine chest after 5 months of 24/7 machining with (8) guys a shift at Continental. I just went in to the owners office...
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    Show me once that I threatened you! I simply have...

    Show me once that I threatened you! I simply have been pointing out things you are doing could cause problems. Your comprehension is about as good as your manufacturing skills.

    And yes I have...
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    I was going to say an older Okuma LB-15 or...

    I was going to say an older Okuma LB-15 or Cincinnati Hawk for 10 grand would be a good choice. But, then remembered the Cinci was made in UK then did a google search. Plenty of them in your area....
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    Wow, you’re on to something there. Google>>>>> ...

    Wow, you’re on to something there. Google>>>>> Phillip Mickelsen Kickstarter
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    Yes, It does involve risk and agreed this would...

    Yes, It does involve risk and agreed this would have been a fools investment. But read the snippet I posted from his Kickstarter page. He told the backers he would give back the money in print...
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    Must be having keyboard issues again.

    Must be having keyboard issues again.
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    I get your point but as ChipSplitter said "He...

    I get your point but as ChipSplitter said "He used someone else's money. And he has not once owned up to any fault of his own. He has even gone as far as to blame the president of the United States...
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    You’re a fucking liar. you can't go a block...

    You’re a fucking liar. you can't go a block without seeing a Razer or Logitech keyboard anywhere in TW. I bought My Chroma keyboard, Mamba mouse and 3D Conexion enterprise cad mouse from a street...
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    Exactly, Just trying to contain them here before...

    Exactly, Just trying to contain them here before they make it stateside...."Accuracy by volume"
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    First, I made no threat at all. I simply tried to...

    First, I made no threat at all. I simply tried to give you some advice to keep you alive over here. You chose to ignore it just as you have most everyone else's advice on here. Personally I really...
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    Yah know, The real sad thing about this story is...

    Yah know, The real sad thing about this story is the guy came on here and ask advice, received very good advice, and came out with a promising prototype hobby machine. When his first excuse about the...
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    Sorry a bit late to the table here, but i'll ring...

    Sorry a bit late to the table here, but i'll ring in the best I can. I have my shops and I contract with several others in China, Vietnam, Taiwan and the Philippines. We started off with (4) Cutting...
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    So you hired Jack Liu huh? You two should get...

    So you hired Jack Liu huh? You two should get along great, Full of BS excuses and never deliver. I dealt with him several times when we got our VM-20's, Always some runaround. Did he tell you why he...
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