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    look at Automationdirect for mag starters and...

    look at Automationdirect for mag starters and overloads. Really good prices and service. Then look up a 3 wire control for the starters. It's easy! You can get the push buttons form AD also.
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    we upgraded from a 2000 VF3 to a 2018 VF4. The...

    we upgraded from a 2000 VF3 to a 2018 VF4. The machine is all they say it is. Got the probing option too. Love it! I wouldn't think twice about getting another new Haas. All sorts of improvements,...
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    second on the Keyence units.

    second on the Keyence units.
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    I'd check with Webb Machinery. They sell Cadillac...

    I'd check with Webb Machinery. They sell Cadillac lathes, a very nice machine.
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    Check with PM member Richard King. That's his...

    Check with PM member Richard King. That's his thing, he teaches scraping and I would think he would know exactly where to get something like that.
  6. Looking for a well rounded machinist in Duarte, California

    We're a contract packaging company, and our machine shop is just to support our equipment. Nice air conditioned shop, and building. We have manual machines ( mill, lathe, and surface grinder) and cnc...
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    I'd check with Webb Machinery. They sell some...

    I'd check with Webb Machinery. They sell some very nice heavy duty lathes.
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    I use and love Rustlick Aero. No coolant...

    I use and love Rustlick Aero. No coolant maintenance, no smell, no film, no paint problems, just works! It is a greased machine, but when I used it on my old machine it would soak up the way oil, so...
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    Imco! Great tools, you'll love them. Great...

    Imco! Great tools, you'll love them. Great support too in case of the obscure problem.
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    Look at Webb or Cadillac lathes. Very nice...

    Look at Webb or Cadillac lathes. Very nice machines, real accuracy too.Good spindle bore, be a great gun lathe. I use a Hwacheon, that's a Mori clone, it's a nice heavy lathe, not a real big spindle...
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    I don't suppose much about 3R has changed in the...

    I don't suppose much about 3R has changed in the last 40 years, except the price! That stuff is expensive!
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    Used to use a rigger in the Bronx called the...

    Used to use a rigger in the Bronx called the Hulk. Donno if he's still there or not. He was a good guy.
  13. Check the amp draw or the motor running, then...

    Check the amp draw or the motor running, then check the parameter in the vfd that has to do with full load amps. It should be slightly larer than the motors amp draw. Check the tag on the motor to be...
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    Better yet, the ethernet option. May not be an...

    Better yet, the ethernet option. May not be an option on the NGC?
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    the Ace Hanson / Irwin sets are good for the...

    the Ace Hanson / Irwin sets are good for the occasional use. I have a set of imperial and metric, but for any machine tapping, or tapping of tough stuff I use OSG EXO taps.
  16. Joey at Specialized Equipment. 909 591 0851

    Joey at Specialized Equipment. 909 591 0851
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    Greer Machinery in California

    Greer Machinery in California
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    I'm a big Kaeser compressor fan and user. We've...

    I'm a big Kaeser compressor fan and user. We've got two 50 hp vari drive units and love them! I would suggest Mr. Maritool check into that option. I remember getting a large rebate from the utility...
  19. You'ld probably want to look at the encoder drive...

    You'ld probably want to look at the encoder drive for the spindle on your machine. Anyhow, that's where I'd start. A slipping, loose belt maybe?
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    Me, I'd call Imco endmills and get their...

    Me, I'd call Imco endmills and get their recommendations. They've never steered me wrong in the past, working on some decidedly "tough stuff" Plus, they're really good endmills. I use them...
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    Electronic gearing is done every day,...

    Electronic gearing is done every day, successfully. Think rigid tapping on a VMC.The spindle motor is usually not a servo motor, but does drive an encoder. You can rigid tap with very small taps, any...
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    All your pictures are showing is the hydraulic...

    All your pictures are showing is the hydraulic pump for a tracer, but no tracer. Here in LA you can find the complete tracer assy with the pump for what you're asking just for the pump.
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    If you're wanting a really good compressor, look...

    If you're wanting a really good compressor, look no futher than Kaiser. Buy it once, and done!
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    Make the bolt out of aluminum if that's what you...

    Make the bolt out of aluminum if that's what you want. Hard annodize it and you should be OK
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    Got one just like that, a great grinder! I...

    Got one just like that, a great grinder! I believe I got the manual from Okamoto. Can't remember how much, I don't recall being in shock over it so probably not too much.
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