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  1. Thread: Punch Presses

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    Who peed in your breakfast cereal? I don't like...

    Who peed in your breakfast cereal? I don't like inattentive goof offs either, but I don't wish them physical harm as long as their actions haven't hurt other people.
  2. Until they get booted it will keep happening.

    Until they get booted it will keep happening.
  3. Thread: Punch Presses

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    Agreed good example boxing legend Pernell "Sweet...

    Agreed good example boxing legend Pernell "Sweet Pea" Whitaker died crossing the street at night wearing dark clothes. He was 55 and should have known better, not some kid slowly walking across the...
  4. Thread: Punch Presses

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    I think as time passes by a machine like a punch...

    I think as time passes by a machine like a punch press with no safety features become more and more dangerous. Not for the one man band operation, but for someone at the machine operator level. I...
  5. Thread: Punch Presses

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    I was just answering a question a poster had...

    I was just answering a question a poster had about OSHA, if that was directed at me. I think the fear of being sued in today's litigious society over ride a lot of other thoughts for a shop owner...
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    Don't know about Florida but going 50-60 miles...

    Don't know about Florida but going 50-60 miles from the beach to a couple blocks away multiplies rent by 3 in California. I am taking a wild guess his rent is like $3000 a month when going 60 miles...
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    I honestly think the guy started with good...

    I honestly think the guy started with good intentions. Unfortunately he was a young guy with a big ego who would not take well heeded advice. He underestimated what it would take to complete his...
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    What? I never had a line card. I was commenting...

    What? I never had a line card. I was commenting on the guy claiming I have had Jedi mind tricks played on me and didn't realize it.
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    At a quick glance you are under 30 and list a...

    At a quick glance you are under 30 and list a boat load of skills, either you are the most amazing person ever in the field or your resume is a bunch of fluff and exaggerations. Like putting lathe...
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    My guess is you are full of crap.

    My guess is you are full of crap.
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    I have never bought anything I didn't seek out to...

    I have never bought anything I didn't seek out to buy. I do not trust anyone who is trying to sell me something. In fact the only time I was influenced by advertising was a pizza commercial. I...
  12. Thread: Punch Presses

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    Osha rules do not apply to one man shops that do...

    Osha rules do not apply to one man shops that do not have employees. That being true what one man army is going have an operation that needs a huge manual punch press? That item is a fit for making...
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    I guess you could if you are extremely gullible...

    I guess you could if you are extremely gullible and can be easily manipulated.
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    Totally uncalled for. What is with people in here...

    Totally uncalled for. What is with people in here making snotty remarks toward people they don't interact with?
  15. Thread: Punch Presses

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    You have three things against you #1, they will...

    You have three things against you #1, they will need to be retrofitted with safety guards and mechanisms. OSHA rules used to dictate the presses cannot be operated unless both hands are clear of the...
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    He posts updates with new excuses on his...

    He posts updates with new excuses on his Kickstarter page every couple of weeks or so. In his eyes the project is still alive as long as he can con people into sending him money.
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    Good one! He could have said the crack was...

    Good one! He could have said the crack was repairable but all the local mobile welders were booked solid for the next 3 months. Also to get to the crack the machine will have to be completely...
  18. It is problematic a slacker is tolerated in a...

    It is problematic a slacker is tolerated in a manual shop. At least in a CNC shop he could still be producing if he left a machine running while playing video games on his phone. In a manual shop he...
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    Needs a little TLC, but that is a great find,...

    Needs a little TLC, but that is a great find, especially for $100. Looks even heavier than my Kysor, could be a little north of 1000#. I would rather have that one over the HF if even they both were...
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    I think it is one of those name recognition...

    I think it is one of those name recognition instances. If you say hone I would say Sunnen and I have never ran a hone and of the 8 shops I worked in only one did honing and rarely.
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    Here is the latest excuse he has come up with...

    Here is the latest excuse he has come up with claiming he may have to move because the landlord sold the building. Posted 3 days ago on Kickstarter:


    Hi everyone,
    We have not been able to give a...
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    Cali is a big place, list your city, you will...

    Cali is a big place, list your city, you will have a lot more interest if someone knows they can just swing by and pick it up.
  23. Thread: .010 off

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    I get attacked out of left field by people I...

    I get attacked out of left field by people I don't interact with, that is fact. I don't need to say anymore. The liberals seem to be extra loud no matter what the subject. Your post is a good...
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    Ryerson won't deliver to me and I am only 45...

    Ryerson won't deliver to me and I am only 45 miles away, BMG metals will and both of them are in Richmond about 2 miles apart. I think EMJ is a little south of those two in Petersburg I think I have...
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    Not to beat it to death but make sure your...

    Not to beat it to death but make sure your promotional item is something your prospective customer will keep and find useful, don't base it on what you would like. A good example Thinbit cutting...
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