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    And, just how much are you making? How many shops...

    And, just how much are you making? How many shops have you owned/ran? How many times have you actually rooted around in the books to see how the money spreads out?
    Pretty sure you have no clue how...
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    Damn it man! I understood that perfectly. Must...

    Damn it man! I understood that perfectly. Must have been the sitiation...........(but who's?)
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    Better them than autodicks!

    Better them than autodicks!
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    Sorry, you know jack shit about button pushers,...

    Sorry, you know jack shit about button pushers, if that is your response to that post.
    I never really noticed until late just how "off" your perspective is :crazy:
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    I don't think you are quite "exactly" what Motion...

    I don't think you are quite "exactly" what Motion is looking for.
    Motion wants/needs a guy that can (read: wants to) take the reins, out on the floor, be it at a 60yr/old lathe, Bridgeport, VMC, CNC...
  6. Ohh, and, uhh, I bought a robot, LOL (complete...

    Ohh, and, uhh, I bought a robot, LOL

    (complete wrustle move! :D)
  7. So, the wishy~washy older gent did not take the...

    So, the wishy~washy older gent did not take the job. Seems his Mum fell down some stairs back in Minnesota and broke her ankle.
    He potentially wanted to start last Wed. he just now texted me to let...
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    I never used canned cycles in my 6T because I was...

    I never used canned cycles in my 6T because I was never able to make it work.
  9. I unfortunately suffer the same stipulations....

    I unfortunately suffer the same stipulations. SUCKS
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    Yep, I got the jist of it. Maybe you ought give...

    Yep, I got the jist of it. Maybe you ought give it another read. Maybe, get down of your high horse so you can see what your actually reading? IDK?
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    I could not agree with this more! And, it is very...

    I could not agree with this more! And, it is very frustrating as I use quite a few specialty items from Harvey that are just plain hard to find anywhere else.
    MSC will process a Harvey order. But,...
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    That is where I come from as well. Unfortunately,...

    That is where I come from as well. Unfortunately, we also had a high tweaker count in our population. And, just general dirt-bags.
    Theft was a problem. Dirt-bikes, 4-wheelers had better been locked...
  13. Yea, pretty much. I may have to try again. I...

    Yea, pretty much. I may have to try again.
    I hired one guy, way over-qualified, a few months back. He didn't make it through the first day.
    Pretty sure he had the "I'm used to making $25/hr, so I'm...
  14. Yea, I have one potentially lined up to start mid...

    Yea, I have one potentially lined up to start mid week this week. But, maybe not? IDK? Hard to get a straight answer out of him.
    He is 54. Has only two jobs on his resume for the last 25 years. I...
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    Your emoji is backwards! I intend to walk outside...

    Your emoji is backwards! I intend to walk outside with a beer in my hand. Lean on the tree.
    And, when he gets out of the truck to see what the hell just happened, say:
    "well, isn't that a...
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    Ohh, that's all you got? It gets worse, much...

    Ohh, that's all you got? It gets worse, much worse. (your timing for this thread is impeccable)
    I have one dumb ass, that will not stop turning around in my damn yard! 35ft from 2,200sq/ft of wide...
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    "There's your problem lady"

    "There's your problem lady"
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    I just got a set of Grey Pneumatic sockets per...

    I just got a set of Grey Pneumatic sockets per some youtube hype. They are actually pretty decent. Impact Socket Sets and Duo-Sockets by Grey Pneumatic
    They are touted as "impact" sockets. But, the...
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    I am curious to know a time frame on these...

    I am curious to know a time frame on these numbers. And, a little more about your shop. how many spindles? How many men?
  20. Well, that's funny. As it belongs to me. It isn't...

    Well, that's funny. As it belongs to me. It isn't for sale at this time. And, I know exactly where it is at. :D
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    From a buyer's perspective, these places are the...

    From a buyer's perspective, these places are the greatest thing ever.
    From a shop's perspective, they are the worst thing ever.
    Reality is, it is just another hand in the cookie jar with zero value...
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    This may be the second time in this thread I...

    This may be the second time in this thread I quote myself with post#8
  23. So, I broke down and ran an add on indeed. I have...

    So, I broke down and ran an add on indeed. I have gotten about 30 applications so far.
    All have been way over qualified. Or, under skills all it ever says is: "proficient with Word, Excel,...
  24. Yea, I definitely agree on the genetics aspect. ...

    Yea, I definitely agree on the genetics aspect.
    I come from a "big" (read, fat) family. Both sides. And, I have traits from both sides.
    Loosing weight is a tough battle with my genetics.
    Nothing...
  25. Small coincidence that my pet-name for a good...

    Small coincidence that my pet-name for a good buzz is that I am "well-lubed" or "lubed up", LOL
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