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    WTF is that?

    WTF is that?
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    I like the way you think! But, that roof exists...

    I like the way you think! But, that roof exists for shaded parking (the travel trailer, and my trucks).
    And, I guess it is now my garage. Because, there is no room in the shop for me to have a...
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    Like a champ! 276801

    Like a champ!

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    Funny, I posted pics on IG earlier followed by...

    Funny, I posted pics on IG earlier followed by the hashtags #concreterules #ihatemud #ihatedust and #stillahillbilly LOL
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    They are out there pouring right now: 276795 ...

    They are out there pouring right now:

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    4" of 4500psi with fiber and #4 rebar on 24"
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    Our rainy season is about over. But, we actually...

    Our rainy season is about over. But, we actually had a pretty wet winter.
    Wet enough that I have been real tired of playing in the mud under the car-port. Kind of defeats the purpose a little.
    The...
  7. Yea, and he has a pet squirrel! Peanut, LOL. He...

    Yea, and he has a pet squirrel! Peanut, LOL. He is a cool dude, and puts out great videos.
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    Looks like one of the three barns is still there....

    Looks like one of the three barns is still there. You can see in the grass where the others were.
    And, the silos are gone. I don't see the pump houses either. G'ma's house is still there.
    And, you...
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    Fun fact: If you spin around and look at the...

    Fun fact: If you spin around and look at the field on the west side of Melhorn, that is the field I learned to pull a manure spreader in when I was 12.
    Yea, that kind of manure spreader, with...
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    I just talked to my Mom. She said they rebuilt...

    I just talked to my Mom. She said they rebuilt it. Way cool! She said it was a bare foundation for about a year.
    It must have been during that time that Mom told me they tore it down. And, she...
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    I could use some lessons next time you are out...

    I could use some lessons next time you are out here in AZ! LOL
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    Growing up, my Grandparents lived down off...

    Growing up, my Grandparents lived down off Melhorn Rd. & Rt.5 just west of Rt. 98 in Fairview.
    There was a yellow barn on the corner with a big Koehler mural painted on the side (just like the Mail...
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    I see you have done this before! :drool5:

    I see you have done this before! :drool5:
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    I agree with you about the hand-coding part. But,...

    I agree with you about the hand-coding part. But, disagree about HSM in Aluminum. It can be a great tool to provide solution for problematic areas.
    But, if you program everything with HSM you are...
  15. Isn't that a direct-drive 12k spindle thing? I...

    Isn't that a direct-drive 12k spindle thing? I think countryguy's machine is a std. belt-drive 7500rpm machine?
  16. Call Rich @ NMTS Repair service and parts for...

    Call Rich @ NMTS Repair service and parts for your haas machine tools parts & field service

    You generally wont get an answer on the first try. But, he always returns calls.
  17. Did anybody notice Keith Fenner raised ~$15k in 6...

    Did anybody notice Keith Fenner raised ~$15k in 6 hours with go fund me to help with his big move?
    Actually, I just went and checked again. It is now at almost $30k in 14 hours! :eek:
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    Yea, all because the customer wanted the slug...

    Yea, all because the customer wanted the slug back to put on the shelf :nutter:
    He paid way more than those slugs of material were worth. And, this is a guy that knows WTF he is doing. I never did...
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    You got that right! When you walk in the door,...

    You got that right! When you walk in the door, and scan what you can see, you can't help your jaw from hitting the floor! :eek:
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    Hey! I was there for this post! LOL Keep the...

    Hey! I was there for this post! LOL
    Keep the posts coming Phil. This should get good!
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    I have had amazing results from SGS (now Kyocera)...

    I have had amazing results from SGS (now Kyocera) S-carb end-mills from 1/2" down to 1/8" in 6061.
    This is my swiss-army-knife:

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    There is one in every mill. They last seemingly forever....
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    Yea, mine too. This is the only one I've had the...

    Yea, mine too. This is the only one I've had the displeasure to be in/around. But:
    The weatherstripping was a joke. It looked like it was cut with tin-snips. And, it was evident in the amount of...
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    Bullshit. Its all true. And, Teslas are junk....

    Bullshit. Its all true.
    And, Teslas are junk. The fit/finish is terrible. Parking a Tesla next to a Toyota would be like parking a Hurco next to a Hermle.
    I poked around one a few months ago....
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    government mandated electric vehicle sales -...

    government mandated electric vehicle sales - Google Search
  25. Paid off for me too! :D

    Paid off for me too! :D
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